A partner at the firm, Richard M. Novitch represents clients in all aspects of domestic relations law, including complex matrimonial matters, and high net worth property division. He has significant experience in business valuations, allocation and valuation of employee benefits, and allocation of family trusts. Mr. Novitch has tried numerous cases in Probate and Family Courts in Massachusetts, and has extensive experience handling complex cases and issues on appeal, including matters before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and Massachusetts Appeals Court.
Representative cases in which Mr. Novitch has been involved include:
Mr. Novitch previously served as a staff attorney for the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court, and was a law clerk for the Massachusetts Superior Court and Massachusetts Probate & Family Court. He is a former hearing officer for the Board of Bar Overseers.
He helped draft legislation to simplify post-judgment proceedings seeking to modify custody and child support. Mr. Novitch is a frequent lecturer on family law issues for the Boston Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, and Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education.