David R. Jackowitz


(617) 556-0244, Ext. 202
Fax (617) 556-0284

"As an attorney my job is to be an agent of reality for my clients. This involves respect for the economic realities of the matter, as well as an awareness of the legally achievable results. Within this context I will do whatever it takes to meet our clients’ needs."

Practice Focus

Real Estate Management
Real Estate Development
Commercial Leasing

David’s legal experience since 1994 has consisted primarily of real estate, zoning, landlord/tenant, commercial leasing, litigation and representation of non-profit entities. David is a frequent presenter before the Mass Bar Association on landlord tenant matters.

Sample Matters

Represents developers regarding land use, zoning and permitting issues
Represents large residential management companies and has responsibility for more than 10,000 units of housing in Massachusetts
Represents lessors and lessees in commercial leasing issues
Negotiates commercial construction contracts
Represents purchasers and sellers of real estate
Represented the developer in permitting and developing of 48 units luxury town homes
Represented the developer in permitting a 40,000 square foot Community Center in Oak Square, Brighton
Represented the developer of an adaptive re-use of a former railroad engine house
Assisted the buyer in the acquisition of commercial property valued at 50 million dollars
Represented an international hotel chain in alcohol and entertainment licensing matters

Community Involvement

Associate Member, Natick Zoning Board of Appeals
Member, Anti-Defamation League Executive Civil Rights Committee
Member, Massachusetts Bar Association Property Law Section Council
Trustee, Bethany Hill School, Inc. Board of Trustees


    • University of San Diego School of Law, J.D.
    • University of Connecticut, B.A.


    • Massachusetts Bar, 1994
    • Massachusetts Bar Association, Real Estate and Civil Litigation Sections
    • Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association