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John D. Colucci
Director, Corporate Department and Managing Director Woburn Office
Office781-904-2691
300 TradeCenter
Suite 7000
Woburn, MA 01801

John has a dual background as both an attorney and CPA. This unique skill set gives him a differentiating perspective and depth of understanding of the legal issues necessary for protecting a growing business, as well as the financial drivers of operating and sustaining a successful company. John’s ability to communicate complex legal and business issues clearly, concisely and simply is a hallmark of his work, as is his easy manner, yet no-nonsense style in effectively managing business and legal matters for his clients.

John’s clients range from start-up companies to large multi-owner private corporations. John has extensive experience in all areas of commercial transactions and business operations, and practices in the areas of mergers & acquisitions, business law, and business succession planning.

John received his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School, cum laude, (1992), B.S. in Accountancy and A.S. Management from Bentley College, magna cum laude, (1985). Previous to McLane, John was the Founding Partner of Colucci Norman LLP (2008-2010), Partner, Metaxas, Norman & Pidgeon, LLP (2000-2008), Shareholder, Colucci & Associates, PC (1998-2000), Partner, Gormley & Colucci, PC (1992-1998) and Accountant, PricewaterhouseCoopers (1985-1988).

Areas of Focus

  • Corporate Business Law
  • Healthcare Law
  • Professional Services
  • Small Business Law

Admissions

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1992
  • United States District Court, District of Massachusetts, 1993
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, 1993
  • United States Tax Court, 2001

Involvement

  • Secretary, North Shore Chamber of Commerce
  • Board Chair, Essex County Community Foundation
  • Chair, Peabody Essex Museum Corporate Committee
  • Past Chair, Montserrat College of Art Board of Trustees
  • Past President, Greater Beverly YMCA
  • Past Chairman, Board of Directors, North Shore United Way
  • Past President, Beverly Chamber of Commerce
  • Past President, Kiwanis Club of Beverly
  • Past President, North Shore Technology Council

John is also a leader and active participant in the following business associations:

  • Immediate Past Chair, Massachusetts Society of CPAs
  • Director, North Shore Chamber of Commerce (2013 – present)
  • Member, Essex County Estate Planning Council
  • Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Member, Bentley Executive Club

Recognitions

Awards

  • Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly’s Go To Business Lawyers, 2022
  • Boston Magazine’s Top Lawyers of 2021 (Corporate Law)
  • Distinguished Citizen Award, Yankee Clipper Council, Boy Scouts of America (2011)

Presentations