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Boston Environmental Law Firm

LYNCH, DESIMONE & NYLEN, LLP, is one of Boston’s premier law firms specializing in the areas of business litigation, real estate valuation and land use. Our expertise includes eminent domain litigation, tax abatements, federal and state environmental and regulatory law, and permitting and zoning. Our principals have extensive experience in business litigation, real estate law and land use disputes. In addition, we have extensive experience in electric utility valuation matters, including those involving both fossil fuel and nuclear generation facilities.

We represent both large and small property owners throughout New England in cases involving environmental and valuation issues. Our clients include national, regional and local businesses, national electric power generators, developers, institutional owners, asset managers and municipalities. Our firm is involved with properties ranging from signature office buildings, office and R&D parks, apartment complexes, hotels, shopping centers, electric generating facilities and vacant land to special purpose and environmentally impacted sites. In addition, the firm represents a variety of charitable organizations, such as hospitals, museums and cultural organizations in connection with property tax exemption and valuation issues.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

  • Environmental Law
  • Land Use & Zoning
  • Real Estate Law

Call 617-348-4500 today to arrange your initial consultation.

Attorney John M. Lynch

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts, 1969
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1972

Education:

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1969
    • J.D.
  • Boston College, 1966
    • B.A.

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Boston Bar Association (Member)
  • Massachusetts Bar Association (Member)
  • Faculty Chairman of the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc.
  • Institute of Property Taxation (IPT) (Member)
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) (Member)
  • Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM), Executive Committee (Vice-Chairman)

Attorney Ernest P. DeSimone

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts, 1975
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire
  • Rhode Island
  • U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island

Education:

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1975
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Dean’s List, 1973-1974
  • Stonehill College, 1972
    • B.A.

Attorney Richard A. “Chip” Nylen

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts, 1979
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1984

Education:

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine
    • A.B., Bachelor of Arts

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Ipswich Conservation Commission (Member)
  • Governor's Reorganization Task Force (Former Member)
  • Department of Environmental Protection (Member, Fees and Timely Action Committee)
  • Governor's Task Force on MDC Consolidation (Chairman)
  • Massachusetts Bar Association (Member)

Attorney Stephen W. DeCourcey

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts

Education:

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1992
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Boston State College Boston, MA., 1986
    • B.S.

Attorney Shannon Michaud

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts

Education:

  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 2000
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Northeastern University, 1995
    • Honors: magna cum laude

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