KAPLAN LAW

Business + Real Estate Litigation

Kaplan Law LLC specializes in the litigation and successful resolution of complex business and real estate disputes. We combine the talent and reputation of "downtown" lawyers with the personal attention of leaner law firms. In each particular case, we work closely with our clients to create a strategy that will advance their interests, solve their problems, and achieve their goals as efficiently as possible.

WHO WE ARE

Brian S. Kaplan

Brian has been representing businesses, individuals, and government and non-profit entities in various business and real estate litigation since 1998.

Prior to founding Kaplan Law, Brian spent 12 years as a founding partner of Lewis & Kaplan LLP and was a member of the Trial Department at Hill & Barlow, a large Boston firm, for four years.

Each year since 2010, the publisher of Boston magazine has named Brian a “Super Lawyer.” Brian’s work has been the subject of articles in Boston magazine, The Boston Globe, The Cape Cod Times, and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly. Brian was appointed a Special Assistant Attorney General to defend the Massachusetts Department of Transportation in a $350 million dollar class action.

Brian graduated from Tufts University (1992) and the Georgetown University Law Center (1998 magna cum laude). He was President of the Board of Directors of the Griffin Museum of Photography from 2015 to 2017.

Nicholas S. Dorf

Nick represents business, individuals, and government and non-profit entities in various business and real estate litigation.

Nick has special expertise in a broad array of land use and real estate litigation issues, having served as Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Howard Speicher of the Massachusetts Land Court, and as Judicial Intern to Chief Justice Judith Cutler of the Massachusetts Land Court.  Nick also served as Judicial Law Clerk to four Judges of the Vermont Superior Court. 

Nick graduated from Duke University (2012) and Boston College Law School (2015).