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The Law Office of Douglas M. Mercurio, P.C. is a small full service law firm concentrating in the areas of Residential and Commercial Real Estate, Estate Planning, Personal Injury and Business law.  Attorney Mercurio offers personalized service and is attentive to his client's needs, keeping them informed of any developments.


In addition to being the principal of Law Office of Douglas M. Mercurio, P.C., Attorney Mercurio is a member of the North Reading Rotary Club, Reading-North Reading Chamber of Commerce (government affairs committee), and sits on the Board of Directors of Metro North Childrens Learning Center, Inc. in Malden, MA.


Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 85%
    14 years, 3.5 thousand cases
  2. Estate Planning: 5%
    13 years, 100 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 5%
    15 years, 200 cases
  4. Business: 5%
    13 years, 75 cases



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes), Pro bono (5%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jason M. Carrozza

    Doug is an expert and leader in his industry. I have had the pleasure of referring many clients to his office seeking closing attorney services, These clients always come back raving about his level of service and commitment to getting the real estate transaction done on time and correctly. Thank you for making me look good.


    Jason Carrozza Estate planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Law Office of Douglas M. Mercurio, P.C.

280 Main Street
Suite 104
North Reading, MA, 01864-1300


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Who's Who Among Executives Professionals & EntrepreneursCambridge Who's Who2008
CALI Award for Excellence - Business OrganizationsAmJur / CALI2002
Ralph R. Pappito Scholar - Honors ProgramRoger Williams University School of Law2000
James C. Farrington Administration of Justice AwardSalve Regina University2000
Who's Who Among American Colleges and UniversitiesWho's Who1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney / OwnerLaw Office of Douglas M. Mercurio, P.C.2005 - Present
AttorneyRichmond & Associates2004 - 2005
AttorneyCushing & Dolan, P.C. .2003 - 2004
Law ClerkWynn & Wynn, P.C.2002 - 2002
Law InternUnited States Attorney's Office, District of Rhode Island2001 - 2001
Law ClerkBatty & Stein1999 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
Director and Development ChairHabitat for Humanity - Merrimack Valley2014 - Present
Reading - North Reading Chamber of CommerceChair, Government Affairs Committee - North Reading2008 - Present
Rotary InternationalMember2007 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts (Massachusetts Conveyancers Association)Member2004 - Present
Rotary International - North Reading ChapterPast President2010 - 2011
Reading-North Reading Chamber of CommerceDirector2009 - 2014
UnicoMember2009 - 2014
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Motor Vehicle AccidentSettled, exceeding client's expectations
Senior pedestrian hit by carSettled, exceeding client's expectations
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Publication nameTitleDate
Article in Facebook group "Northeastern Massachusetts Real Estate"First Time Homebuyer Tax Credit2009
Boston GlobeRotary Club Leader2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Roger Williams University School of LawLaw - Honors ProgramJD - Juris Doctor2003
Salve Regina UniversityAdministration of Justice, Judicial Administration ConcentrationBA - Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (MA Chapter)Massachusetts Homestead Statute2011
Massachusetts Bar AssociationThe New Homestead Act - Developing a Solid Foundation2011
Reading - North Reading Chamber of Commerce - Panel DiscussionSurvival Strategies for the Small Business2009
Boston CollegeShort Sales and Foreclosures2009
WRKO - 680 AMEstate Planning2008
WRKO - 680 AMReal Estate2008
WRKO - 680 AMReverse Mortgages2008
MultipleFirst Time Homebuyers Seminar2008
MultipleIRC Section 1031 Exchanges2007