Practice Areas: Commercial Real Estate, Business Law, Real Estate Development, Leases and Leasing, Zoning, Banking

Attorney Howard Kelman is a graduate of Brandeis University and the Boston University School of Law. He has been practicing law in Plymouth, Massachusetts since 1985. His practice focuses on representing commercial lenders, borrowers and developers in real estate, asset based and SBA loans. In addition, Howard represents commercial landlords and tenants, business entities and borrowers in a wide variety of commercial leasing and business transactions.

Representative transactions:
Legal counsel to real estate developer with over a 1 million sq. ft. of office space under management and development.

Represented Developer of Medical/Office campus in Norwell: obtained zoning approval for 85,000 sq. ft. building and chemical laboratory and negotiated lease and loan documents for this transaction.

Represented Borrower in $37,000,000.00 commercial real estate acquisition and loan transaction.

Represented Lender in $49,000,000.00 asset and real estate based loan.

Representation of conventional lender and the SBA in a $4,000,000.00 SBA 504 real estate closing.

Local counsel to Fortune 200 company in $50,000,000.00 real estate financing transaction

With over twenty (20) years of experience, Howard has the knowledge, understanding and experience necessary to advise and represent commercial lenders and businesses in a broad array of business transactions throughout Southeastern Massachusetts.

Howard enjoys racing his daughter down the slopes, as well as golfing. He has been Managing Partner at the firm since 2007.

Admitted: 1985, Massachusetts; 1986, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts

Educated: Brandeis University (B.A., 1982); Boston University (J.D., 1985)

Born: New York, New York, August 25, 1960


Massachusetts Bar Association

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Boston Bar Association

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Plymouth District Bar Association

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Howard M. Kelman
Howard M. KelmanManaging Partner (BV)

Phone: 781-804-1355

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