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Mr. James is Chairman of Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster's Affordable Housing and Community Development Practice Group.  Mr. James has over 25 years of experience in the area of real estate development and finance, with a particular focus on affordable housing and community development. Mr. James represents a diverse array of clients, including towns and municipalities, institutional, public and quasi-public lenders, and public, for profit, and non-profit developers.

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  1. Real Estate: 25%
  2. Land Use & Zoning: 25%
  3. Environmental: 25%
  4. Public Finance: 25%

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Rackemann, Sawyer & Brewster

Boston 160 Federal Street
Floors 13, 14, 15
Boston, MA, 02110

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive198506/26/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerMassachusetts Super Lawyers2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
DirectorRackemann, Sawyer & Brewster2008 - Present
PartnerSherin & Lodgen, LLP1997 - 2008
AssociateChoate Hall & Stewart1987 - 1997
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts (Massachusetts Conveyancers Association), Affordable Housing CommitteeBoard Member2005 - Present
Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts (Massachusetts Conveyancers Association), Affordable Housing CommitteeCo-chair2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Boston Bar Association, Real Estate Section, Affordable Housing Committee, Steering CommitteeMember1999 - 2004
Boston Bar Association, Real Estate Section, Affordable Housing CommitteeCo-chair1999 - 2004
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Haverford CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1982