Success in defeating attempt to dismiss

Attorney Rancourt
Attorney Rancourt was successful in both the Massachusetts Superior Court and the Massachusetts Appeals Court in defeating the attempts of the 147th largest U.S. construction company to have a case he filed for his client in Massachusetts dismissed so the construction giant could sue in its home state. Subsequently, the case was settled without any cost to Attorney Rancourt's client.

Substantial municipal construction case

Attorney Lyons
Judgment for contractor in substantial municipal construction case.

$620,000 former attorney’s malpractice

Attorney Rancourt
$620,000 judgment for a client injured by his former attorney’s malpractice, settled for $495,000 during appeal.

Salesman's claim of lifelong commissions

Attorney Lyons
Representing an employer against a salesman's claim of lifelong commissions. Defendant employer's jury verdict.

$377,000 innocent automobile dealer

Attorney Rancourt
$377,000 settlement for an innocent automobile dealer client forced to clean-up hazardous waste.

MCAD regarding age discrimination

Attorney Lyons
Representing corporate defendant before the MCAD regarding age discrimination. Case dismissed.

$82,500 building contractor victimized

Attorney Rancourt
$82,500 settlement for a building contractor victimized by construction delays beyond its control.

Division of medical assistance board of hearings appeal

Attorney Lyons
Division of medical assistance board of hearings appeal, masshealth long term care benefits granted, notwithstanding substantial trust assets.

$60,700 settlement for unpaid rent to a commercial landlord

Attorney Rancourt
$60,700 settlement for unpaid rent to a commercial landlord.

$430,000 judgment for a construction subcontractor

Attorney Rancourt
$430,000 judgment for a construction subcontractor, while also defeating all of the general contractor’s $671,000 in back charge claims. The judgment in the subcontractor client’s favor included a double damage award levied for unfair general contractor practices and over $177,000 in attorneys’ fees and costs reimbursement.

$180,000 unpaid for construction work

Attorney Rancourt
$180,000 settlement for a client unpaid for construction work on a college dormitory.

Recovered over $57,745 - disabled korean war veteran

Attorney Rancourt
Recovered over $57,745 wrongfully withheld by the veteran’s administration from a disabled korean war veteran for two years.