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Languages spoken: French, English

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 60%
    11 years, 50 cases
  2. Employment: 20%
    21 years
  3. Business: 20%
    27 years



Hourly ($350/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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    David is a great attorney to work with. He is reliable and knowledgeable in his practice areas. I do not hesitate to recommend his services to others!


    Caitlin Galvin
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Shelley Marie Ruff Harvey

    David Burgess is an extremely skilled attorney. He has a very calming demeanor that is very helpful in high conflict situations such as divorce. He is also a skilled litigator who is wonderful in the courtroom. I highly recommend David!


    Shelley Harvey Workers compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

David Burgess & Associates

81 Middle Street
Concord, MA, 01742-2429


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
AmJur Award Trial AdvocacyAmerican Jurisprudence1989
AmJur Award TrustsAmerican Jurisprudence1988
AmJur Award EvidenceAmerican Jurisprudence1988
AmJur Award Criminal LawAmerican Jurisprudence1987
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of David Burgess, P.C.2000 - Present
AssociateCollora LLP1994 - 2000
AssociateFoley Hoag1989 - 1994
Association namePosition nameDuration
Massachusetts Council on Family MediationBoard of Directors2012 - Present
Massachusetts Collaborative Law CouncilMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
LexisNexis publicationCriminal Procedure Handbook2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Birmingham School of Law (Birmingham, AL)LawLL.B - Bachelor of Laws1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc.Legal Ethics2015
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc.Law Practice Management2013