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 Expert  727381

Expert in Legal and Professional Malpractice, Legal Disputes, Litigation

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Massachusetts (MA)
Education Work History Career AccomplishmentsPublicationsConsulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has been a general litigator since graduating from Harvard Law School in 1971. His practice has been extremely varied, including medical, accounting and legal malpractice; contract, real estate and employment disputes; criminal prosecution and defense; and domestic relations and probate. He has represented many professionals before licensing boards. While his practice is centered in Massachusetts, he has also represented clients in California, Colorado, Michigan, New York, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. Expert has appeared in state and federal courts at both the trial and appellate levels as well as before administrative agencies.

Expert is available to testify as an expert witness on issues relating to legal malpractice.


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Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Boston, Massachusetts;  Worcester, Massachusetts;  Springfield, Massachusetts;  Lowell, Massachusetts;  Cambridge, Massachusetts;  Brockton, Massachusetts;  New Bedford, Massachusetts;  Hartford, Connecticut;  Manchester, New Hampshire;  and Providence, Rhode Island.

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1971   JD   Law   Harvard Law School  
1967   AB   Political Science   Union College   Departmental Honors

Work History:
Years   Employer   Department   Title   Responsibilities

2011 to







This is a boutique law firm concentrating in litigation of malpracitice and other sophisticated matters. The firm also provides consultation and expert testimony to other lawyers in legal malpractice matters.

1992 to 2010


Charmoy Expert and Holian



Partner / Lawyer


Expert was the head of the litigation practice for this general practice law firm. He was also the managing partner of the firm's representative office in Suzhou, China.

1975 to 1980


Massachusetts Attorney General



Special Assistant Attorney General


Expert was responsible for prosecuting violations of the state sanitary code in the Superior Courts throughout the state.

1971 to 1973


Legal Aid Society, New York


Prisoners' Rights Project



Expert was a staff attorney representing prisoners in test case litigation throughout New York state.

1967 to 1967


Washington Post





Career Accomplishments:

Expert has been admitted to practice in the US Supreme Court, the US Tax Court, and state and federal courts in Massachusetts, California, New York, Michigan and elsewhere. He was certified as a Diplomat of the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

Professional Appointments

Special Master, Massachusetts Superior Court

Publications and Patents Summary

Expert has written articles that have been published in local and national legal periodicals including the National Law Journal and Trial Magazine.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - Trial Magazine  
 - National Law Journal  

Government Experience:
Years   Agency   Role   Description
1976 to 1979   Massachusetts Attorney General   Special Assistant Attorney General   Expert was appointed to prosecute specialized crimes.

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Expert has been retained by other attorneys to consult on the prosecution of legal malpractice actions. Most recently, he was asked to consult on a domestic relations case where the lawyer negligently dealt with a personal jurisdictional issue.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your expert consulting needs.  Expert is available for consulting to corporate, legal and government clients.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Expert has provided expert testimony in multiple legal malpractice cases. One resulted in a judgment of $7,000,000. He opined that the defendant lawyer improperly failed to assert a viable claim and, therefore, lost the case.

He has also acted as lead counsel representing both plaintiffs and defendants in legal malpractice matters.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
2005 to 2010   China   Expert was the general partner of a subsidiary representative law office in Suzhou, PRC.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
Chinese   Minimal proficiency.
German   Expert has basic tourist level of proficiency.


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