Michael J. Starr is a Partner of the firm, concentrating his practice on real estate and estate planning. Mr. Starr assists families and individuals with traditional will and trust planning and estate and trust administration. He also assists buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real estate, and represents developers in connection with the development of condominiums. His practice includes the representation of landlords and tenants in both commercial and residential lease negotiations and disputes. He is a member of the Massachusetts and Real Estate Bar Associations.
Prior to being named a Partner in 2011, Mr. Starr founded Belcher, Starr & Fitzgerald, LLP, in Boston, where he practiced with two fellow Boston College Law School classmates. He began his career as an intern and then Associate with Taylor, Ganson & Perrin, LLP. Mr. Starr is a magna cum laude graduate of Bowdoin College and a cum laude graduate of Boston College Law School, where he was a Notes Editor of the Uniform Commercial Code Reporter-Digest.