Bart Heemskerk, 
Attorney
             
  

Attorney Profile

Bart Heemskerk
Springfield, Massachusetts
Sole Practitioner, since 2001

 

Bar Admission:

          Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
          U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
          U.S. Court of Appeals For The First Circuit

 

Education:

          Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts

          J.D., Magna Cum Laude
          
Editor of the Law Review

 

          University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

          B.A. Political Science, Cum Laude

 

Professional Associations and Memberships:
         
Massachusetts Bar Association

  

Past Positions:

          Egan, Flanagan and Cohen, P.C., Springfield, MA, Partner

         

          Cohen Rosenthal, P.C., Springfield, MA, Partner

 

Bart's Practice
Having practiced since 1986, in 2001 Bart opened his own practice and has practiced and litigated in the areas of business, real estate, serious personal injury and employment law.  He serves as General Counsel to a number of Western Massachusetts businesses, where he advises on employment matters, financing and corporate operations. 

Bart's business and real estate litigation practice includes shareholder litigation, contract disputes, eminent domain cases, title and boundary disputes, land use and zoning appeals, title insurance defense and securities arbitration.  He has litigated public construction bid protests and claims against state and federal construction surety bonds.  He has environmental litigation experience in Massachusetts courts and before the Department of Environmental Protection.