Businesses are confronted with numerous issues in their day-to-day operations. We work closely with these businesses to provide innovative solutions to their legal needs. We regularly assist businesses with the following:
- Contract Negotiations
- Start Up/Organization/Incorporation
- Partnership Agreements
- Real Estate/Leasing Issues
- Shareholder Issues
The attorneys at Gelerman and Cabral, LLC have a wide range of litigation experience throughout Massachusetts. We have obtained beneficial results for our clients in the courtroom and through settlement negotiations. We will advocate on your behalf to achieve a successful outcome to your legal needs.
Whether you are developing property, expanding your residence or opening a business, our firm can assist you obtain the necessary municipal permits. Our attorneys work with numerous local boards throughout the permitting process. We will assist you in preparing your applications and advocate on your behalf in order to obtain the permits required to complete your project. Below are just a few of the local boards we work with on our clients' behalf.
- Zoning Boards
- Planning Boards
- Conservation Commissions
- Boards of Health
- Building/Plumbing and Gas/Electrical Inspectors
- Historical Commissions
REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS
We represents buyers, sellers, and lenders in the purchase, sale, refinance and leasing of residential and commercial properties. We work with our clients from the initial stages of the offer through negotiating the Purchase and Sale Agreement and representation at the closing. Whether you are buying or selling your first home or a piece of investment property, we will assist you throughout the transaction and ensure that your interests are protected. Attorney Michael Cabral is also a title insurance agent for a national title company, allowing Gelerman and Cabral, LLC to represent their clients through the entirety of the closing process.
REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
We work closely with our clients to plan for their future in order to ensure that their family and assets are protected. Our attorneys provide the necessary estate planning documents, which allow their clients to rest easy. Unfortunately, unexpected and unpleasant events do occur, but our firm works with our clients to plan for such events in order to carry out their personal wishes and provide for their families in these difficult times.
- Health Care Proxy
- Living Will
- Power of Attorney
As a former judicial law clerk in the Massachusetts Probate and Family Court, Attorney Cabral is very familiar with the probate process. Mr. Cabral and the other attorneys at Gelerman and Cabral, LLC assist estates, their representatives and the beneficiaries with the administration of the estate’s assets and debts. We serve as trusted advisors during the probate process to ensure that the decedent’s wishes are carried out according to the terms of the estate planning documents.