Practice Overview

A Lifetime of Business Law

Jeff provides creative problem solving to business owners. His high quality legal counsel for business owners reflects his appreciation for your dedication to your business, employees, families and communities.

I can help businesses that seek legal counsel on all types of business transactions, commercial real estate negotiations and employment law matters. I am ready to serve those who are serious about their business success.

JKS Legal Practice Overview

Areas of legal expertise serving Massachusetts

General Business Law

Transaction structuring before parties take action

Business start-ups and planning

Corporate and commercial contracts

Purchases and sales of businesses or interests therein

Franchising, sales and distribution contracts

Loan and financing arrangements

Technology licensing

Commercial Real Estate Law

Offers to purchase

Binding and non-binding letters of intent

Purchase and sale agreements

Commercial leasing, including shopping centers

Purchase, sale and leaseback transactions

Assemblies

Closings

Employment Law

Hiring and firing process

Agreements between companies and employees

Employment and compensation agreements

Stock and phantom stock agreements

Non-solicitation agreements

Non-competition agreements

Non-disparagement agreements

Client Testimonials

As both a client and Chamber executive, I recognize Jeff’s legal and personal talents as a trusted advisor of great value to business people.

Susanne Morreale Leeber, CCE
Former President & CEO
Marlborough Chamber of Commerce

Attorney Schaffer makes complex legal concepts easy to understand for the layman and he is easy to communicate with.

Arlon Brown, Senior Advisor
SVN/Parsons Commercial Group

Jeff is an extremely insightful and strategic attorney. I know he will consider not only the legal aspects but also business practices in providing solutions.

Shirley Schochet, President
Solomon Granite & Marble

Contact me to schedule your complimentary consultation.