Peter J. Dawson

Legal Administrative Assistant Karen J. Guenette


Peter is a partner in the firm's Real Estate and Environmental Law Group. His practice focuses on representing entities buying, selling and financing real estate. He also represents landlords as well as tenants in commercial space lease transactions and ground lease transactions.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • Suffolk University Law School JD, cum laude (1984)
  • Northeastern University BA, magna cum laude (1981)
  • Represented a charter school in connection with a $35 million acquisition, financing and ground lease transaction for the charter school's elementary school, middle school and proposed high school site
  • Represented a developer in connection with the acquisition and financing of a continuing care project in Worcester
  • Represented a limited liability company in connection with the acquisition of a 164-bed nursing home facility in Worcester
  • Represented a manufacturing company in connection with the acquisition and financing of a new manufacturing facility in Sutton

Professional / Community Affiliations

  • Anna Maria College, secretary, Facilities Committee
  • Worcester Diocesan Expansion Fund, chair, Board of Directors
  • Town of Paxton, town counsel