KOLBERG LAW

 

Kolberg Law advocates the needs of business owners, construction managers, design professionals, contractors, property developers, sureties, employers, executives, and property owners.

Kolberg Law advocates individual civil rights, employment, discrimination, contract, and estate matters.

Kolberg Law litigates, consults, arbitrates, advises on tax credit qualification, and reviews contracts.

Kolberg Law litigates in state and federal trial courts, appellate courts, and before administrative agencies.

 

 

 

 

ATTORNEY AND PRINCIPAL STEPHEN KOLBERG

 

A member of the Massachusetts bar since 1986, Attorney Kolberg specializes in trying complex commercial, contract, construction, employment, tort, labor and regulatory actions before judges and juries in state and federal trial courts on behalf of corporations, professionals, contractors, developers, sureties, employers and employees.

He has litigated numerous contract and employment disputes, public and private bond and lien disputes, commercial and Uniform Commercial Code claims, bankruptcy issues, OSHA and ERISA regulations, and prevailing wage disputes. Attorney Kolberg has also arbitrated numerous cases before the American Arbitration Association Commercial Panel, argued before the Supreme Judicial Court, conducted state and federal bid protests, and appeared before state agencies, including the Department of Labor and Industries, the Division of Unemployment Assistance, and the Department of Industrial Accidents.

Attorney Kolberg earned his Juris Doctor at Washington University in St. Louis and his Bachelor of Arts at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois with honors. He has repeatedly served as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association Commercial Panel.

EXPERTISE IN PRACTICE

Kolberg Law advocates all the legal needs of construction professionals and contractors, including general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, architects, engineers and project owners. Kolberg Law successfully prosecutes and defends construction claims, mechanics liens, bid protests, and surety and lien law. Kolberg Law analyze contracts and handle contract negotiations. Further information about our construction practice

General Business Law

We are a full service law firm dedicated to meeting all the legal needs of the business community. For example, we incorporate business, negotiate joint venture, partnership and lease agreements, and litigate a wide variety of matters, such as real estate, contract, UCC, personal injury, insurance, lender liability, and collection disputes.

Employment and Civil Rights
Our firm has substantial experience in employment matters including contract review, drafting and negotiation, preventative counseling, litigation before administrative agencies and the courts on employment, termination, civil rights, discrimination, sexual harassment and retaliation claims, non-competition issues, stock option issues, wrongful termination claims, and appellate practice. Our attorneys also represent businesses and executives in reviewing and drafting handbooks and policies and individual termination agreements.

Litigation
Our attorneys have extensive experience in aggressively litigating and trying complex cases before state and federal courts, arbitration panels, and administrative agencies. Our firm handles a broad range of contract, commercial, construction, employment, civil rights, real estate, UCC, personal injury and collection litigation. Attorney Kolberg serves as an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association.

Corporate
Our attorneys provide businesses with a comprehensive range of services. We counsel clients in developing start-up companies, prepare and file incorporation documents, and assist clients in developing necessary systems for protecting and facilitating their commercial and contract claims.

Consultation
Our firm regularly analyzes and advises clients on contracts, construction, commercial and employment disputes, contract and bid documents, surety and mechanic’s lien law, and all other matters arising in the bidding and construction process. We work with all parties in completion of projects on contract or subcontract default.

Appeals
Our attorneys have briefed and presented numerous appellate cases before the Massachusetts Appeals Court, Supreme Judicial Court, the First Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

General
Our attorneys have represented numerous individuals on legal matters affecting their everyday lives, including real estate transactions, drafting wills and trusts, reviewing employment contract, advising and litigating home construction and ownership issues.

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