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Jeffrey L. Alitz

60 State Street
Twenty-Third Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02109
Phone:  617.502.8203
Fax:  617.502.8253


Mr. Alitz focuses his practice on litigating claims made against architects, engineers, construction managers, contractors, owners, attorneys, accountants and other professionals in jury and non-jury trials, arbitrations and mediations. Mr. Alitz has specific experience in litigating these matters throughout New England, especially in Massachusetts and New Hampshire state and federal courts.

Legal Experience

  • LeClairRyan, Boston, Massachusetts, July 2007–present
  • Donovan Hatem LLP, Boston, Massachusetts, 2001–July 2007
  • Burns & Levinson LLP, Boston, Massachusetts, 1992–2001
  • Posternak, Blankstein & Lund, Boston, Massachusetts, 1990–1992

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Honorary Member, New Hampshire Chapter American Institute of Architects


  • Recognized as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer by Law & Politics magazine in the areas of Construction Litigation, and Professional Liability: Defense, 2013–2018
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® in the fields of Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Litigation - Construction, 2012–2019

Related Industries


  • J.D., Boston University School of Law, 1987
  • B.A., University of Vermont, 1983

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court for the District of New Hampshire
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit