Richard YurkoYurko, Salvesen & Remz, P.C.One Washington Mall11th FloorBoston, Massachusetts 02108-2603, U.S.A.
Business Litigation, Antitrust & Trade Regulation, College & University Law
BioFollowing law school, Rich clerked for United States District Court Judge James Lawrence King in the Southern District of Florida. Rich began practicing law at the Boston firm of Bingham, Dana & Gould. In February 1985, Rich joined Widett, Slater & Goldman where he later became a shareholder and the chair of the litigation department. Rich also served a stint as a shareholder and chair of the litigation department of Hutchins, Wheeler & Dittmar. Rich founded Yurko, Salvesen & Remz on January 1, 1995. One client at a time, Rich has built a reputation for high-quality work, for rock-solid advice, and for adherence to the highest standards of service and ethics. His practice is concentrated on business litigation matters, including commercial, professional liability, antitrust, employment and securities litigation. He has successfully represented individuals, stockholders, officers, directors, professionals, closely-held companies, partnerships, lenders, and Fortune 500 companies in state and federal courts, and in arbitration and mediation. He also has represented colleges and universities in a variety of matters. • Dartmouth College, A.B., summa cum laude • Harvard University, J.D., cum laude • Law clerk to the Honorable James Lawrence King (S.D. Fla.) • Lecturer, Boston University Law School • Former Chair, Litigation Department, Widett, Slater & Goldman, P.C.; Former Chair, Litigation Department, Hutchins, Wheeler & Ditmar, P.C. • Co-Author, Massachusetts Civil Practice Guide, Lawyers Cooperative Publishing • Former President, Frank J. Murray Inn of Court; Former Chair, Mentor Program Advisory Committee, and Former Chair, Antitrust Committee, Boston Bar Association. Board of Directors and Treasurer, Gay & Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD), New England's leading advocacy organization for GLBTQ rights. • Member, Massachusetts and American Bar Associations • Assigned Martindale Hubbell's highest AV rating; Rated as a SuperLawyer for numerous years; listed in Best Lawyers in America (Commercial Litigation, Antitrust, Education Law)