Richard Keshian

Richard Keshian

Of Counsel
Location:
Lexington, Massachusetts
Phone:
781-325-1786
Fax:
781-861-1833
Email:

Dick Keshian is a member of the Massachusetts Bar. He is a retired major in the US Marine Corps and Marine Corps Reserve. Dick is Director Emeritus and Past President of the Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts and a Past President of the Massachusetts Association of Bank Counsel.

He has also served as Chairman of the Real Estate Bar Association’s Title Standards Committee and a former member of the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Lawyer Guaranty Funds. He is currently an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association. He has served as past chairman of the Arlington Zoning Board of Appeals.

Dick was also an instructor in Business Law and Real Estate at George Washington University College of General Studies and a former instructor at the Institute of Financial Education.

He is a frequent lecturer at Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Boston Bar Association, Massachusetts Association of Bank Counsel and the Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts.  He is a member of the Curriculum Advisory Committee for Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education and a contributing author for Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Publications.

Areas of Practice

  • Formation and Business Planning
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate & Estate Administration
  • Real Estate Law
  • Commercial Leasing
  • Condominiums and Cooperatives
  • Conveyancing
  • Land Use & Zoning

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1958
  • U.S. District Court, 1972
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1962

Education

  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1958
  • Boston University
    • B.S. - 1956
    • Major: Government/General Business

Classes/Seminars

  • Former Member, Curriculum Committee, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
  • Frequent Lecturer, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
  • Frequent Lecturer, Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Frequent Lecturer, Boston Bar Association
  • Frequent Lecturer, Massachusetts Association of Bank Counsel
  • Frequent Lecturer, Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts
  • Former Instructor, Business Law and Real Estate Law, George Washington University College of General Studies
  • Former Instructor, Real Estate Law, Institute of Financial Education
  • Contributing Author , Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Publications

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts, Past President
  • Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts, Director Emeritus
  • Massachusetts Association of Bank Counsel, Past President
  • Real Estate Bar Association, Former Chairman, Title Standards Committee
  • American Bar Association, Former Member, Standing Committee on Lawyer Guaranty Funds
  • American Arbitration Association, Arbitrator
  • Arlington Zoning Board of Appeals, Past Chairman
  • Selected for Who's Who in America; Who's Who in American Law
  • Arlington Chamber of Commerce, Past President
  • Massachusetts Association of Planning Boards, Past Vice President

Past Employment Positions

  • Keshian & Reynolds, P.C., Principal Shareholder