U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
As Chairman of Burns & Levinson’s Design & Construction practice, Anatoly Darov represents clients in a variety of design, construction, environmental and real estate matters. He advises public and private sector owners, design professionals, and construction contractors in complex construction, government contracts, and project delivery and procurement matters, including all forms of dispute resolution arising from construction projects. Mr. Darov also counsels a number of architectural and engineering firms in connection with project-related and corporate matters.
In addition, Mr. Darov advises real estate developers on environmental land use, zoning and leasing matters associated with land development projects in various stages of development. He also works closely with several Massachusetts school districts, including public charter schools, on real estate, operational, and governance matters that impact schools and their supporting foundations.
Mr. Darov is a registered professional engineer in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and has worked in an engineering capacity on a variety of major infrastructure projects. Prior to joining Burns & Levinson LLP, he was an associate with Hinckley, Allen & Snyder LLP in Boston.
- American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry
- Boston Bar Association, Real Estate Section
- Construction Industries of Massachusetts
- Boston Society of Civil Engineers, Past-President
- American Society of Civil Engineers, Region 1 Governor
- National Association of Industrial and Office Properties
- J.D., New England School of Law, 2000
- M.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1996
- B.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, 1994
- Mr. Darov was selected for inclusion in Massachusetts Rising Stars ® (2012 and 2011). Super Lawyers and Rising Stars employ an annual jurisdictional selection process. Only five percent of lawyers in the state were selected to the Super Lawyers list and 2.5 percent to the Rising Stars list. The listing appears annually in the November issue of Boston magazine and in New England Super Lawyers.
- Denis Maguire Pro Bono Award, BBA's Volunteer Lawyers Project, 2002
5/12/2013, Banker & Tradesman - State Proposes Brownfields Reform
Anatoly Darov was quoted in this article by James Cronin.
9/17/2010, Boston Business Journal - How To Experience Trumps Cost in the Hunt for an Engineer
Anatoly Darov was quoted in this article by Linda Goodspeed.
1/28/2009, WBZ News Radio 1030 - US Infrastructure Gets a "D" Grade
WBZ anchor Don Huff interviewed Anatoly Darov regarding the results of the American Society of Civil Engineers 2009 Report Card for America's Infrastructure as well as the infrastructure in the state of Massachusetts.
11/21/2008, Boston Globe - Big Dig Firm Lands Airport Project
Anatoly Darov was quoted in this article by Jennifer McKim and Casey Ross, discussing the construction planning related to the five-level parking facility to be built at Boston Logan Airport.
2/19/2008, The Gloucester Daily Times - Hearing on Rockport zoning changes draws dozens
Anatoly Darov, festival attorney, was quoted in the article about the public hearing regarding a zoning bylaw change proposed by the Rockport Chamber Music Festival.
2/12/2008, The Gloucester Daily Times - Planning Board supports 'Cultural Overlay District'
Attorney Anatoly Darov was mentioned in the article about the Rockport Chamber Music Festival's proposed zoning bylaw change to establish a cultural overlay district in the town of Rockport, Massachusetts.
8/7/2007, WERS - Radio interview
Anatoly Darov was interviewed by WERS in connection with the I-35W bridge collapse and related infrastructure issues in Massachusetts.
3/23/2007, MetroWest Daily News - Local school districts lose SJC fight
Mr. Green and Mr. Darov were quoted in this article by Jennifer Kavanaugh.
Recent Articles and Publications:
Can the Private Sector Help Solve the Infrastructure Funding Gap?
Focus Newsletter, Spring 2013
Design & Construction Practice: 2012 Year in Review
Design & Construction Update, January 2013
Federal District Court Overturns Municipal Responsible Employer Ordinance
BSCES News, November 2011
Massachusetts Enacts Design Professional Lien Law
Design & Construction Update, February 2011
The New Design Professional Lien Law
BSCES News, February 2011
New Law Regulates Construction Contracts on Private Projects
Focus [Page 2], Winter 2011
New Data Security Law Will Impact the Construction Industry
Construction Journal, Vol. 88, July 2009
Environmental Sustainability and Clean Technology
Focus, Spring 2008
Open for Business - Massachusetts Overhauls Key Permitting Laws
Real Estate Update, October 2006
Revisiting the Massachusetts Brownfields Tax Credit Program
American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry 2013 Annual Meeting, 4.25.2013
Location: Dana Point, California
Topic: Legislative Developments in Construction Law
Understanding Geotechnical Reports and Designs in Massachusetts, 9.28.2010
Location: Lorman Education Services - Woburn, MA
Role: Faculty Member
ITS Massachusetts 15th Annual Meeting and Conference, 4.29.2010
Topic: Reform is extremely important but what about revenue? Toward the Development of a Sustainable Statewide Transportation Fiscal Policy.