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Robert R. Berluti, Esq.

Partner
RBerluti@bmklegal.com
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Phone: 617.557.3030
Fax: 617.557.2939

44 School Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02108

Robert Berluti, a partner, practices all aspects of complex civil litigation. He has extensive experience in jury and bench trials of all forms of business and employment disputes. His accomplishments include securing the largest Massachusetts jury verdict ever recorded in an age discrimination case. His clients include large and small businesses in diverse industries. He has tried cases in state and federal courts including the United States Tax Court and has appeared in state and federal trial and appellate courts in Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut and New Hampshire as well as state and federal administrative agencies including FINRA and the Internal Revenue Service.

He advises clients in all aspects of business disputes including derivative actions, individual and class action wage and hour cases, trade secrets, intellectual property, non compete agreements, employment law, contract, shareholder and partner, real estate and construction disputes. He also represents individuals in serious personal injury cases and investor – broker disputes. He has also defended businesses in personal injury matters such as dram shop cases. He represents families in probate litigation such as will contests. Mr. Berluti has extensive experience in all forms of alternative dispute resolution including arbitration and mediation.

Distinctions and Significant Matters

  • Selected as one of Boston’s Top Rated AV Preeminent Rated™ Lawyers for 2012

  • Massachusetts Super Lawyer in 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011

  • awarded an "AV" rating Martindale-Hubbell, the highest accolade from a select group of attorneys who have been recognized by their peers for both legal expertise and high ethical standards

  • published in the Massachusetts Law Quarterly

  • past lecturer in many continuing legal education seminars

Education

  • LL.M., Taxation, Boston University Law School, 1982
  • M.B.A., Boston University Graduate School of Management, 1988
  • J.D., Suffolk University, 1980
  • B.A., Tufts, 1977

Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • New York
  • New Hampshire
  • United States Tax Court
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • Supreme Court of the United States

Memberships, Affiliations and Personal Interests

  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Lives with his wife, Michelle, and four sons in Westwood, Massachusetts where he coaches youth baseball, football and basketball