J. Gavin Cockfield is a commercial litigator. He also advises developers and individuals with respect to the permitting of development projects including zoning, subdivision, and related work at the municipal, trial and appellate levels. Gavin regularly assists clients to resolve issues concerning commercial, business, property rights, property use and acquisition, landlord/tenant, and condominium matters before reaching litigation. When litigation is unavoidable, he represents clients throughout the litigation process and before the appropriate forums. Gavin has significant successful appellate experience.
Gavin has represented clients before municipal boards, the various trial courts of the Commonwealth, the Massachusetts Appeals Court, the Housing Appeals Committee, and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.