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 Donald E. Vaughan

Donald E. Vaughan


Office Phone: 617.345.3237
Location: Boston, MA
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Bar Admissions:

U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts


Donald Vaughan focuses his practice on real estate matters, including the representation of landlords and tenants in commercial office and retail leases and subleases, and lenders and borrowers in permanent, construction and leasehold financing transactions. His experience includes commercial/investment real estate sales, acquisitions and like-kind exchanges; commercial mortgage-backed securities transactions, residential real estate sales, acquisitions and development; and estate planning and administration, primarily with real estate as a major asset. His experience includes the successful overseeing of several difficult and highly-visible development projects and foreclosure actions. Mr. Vaughan has served as an Executive Committee member of Burns & Levinson.


Additional Information:




  • 11/14/2008, Boston Business Journal - Then and now:
    A excerpt by Donald Vaughan discussing the real estate slump differences of today versus the 1990's appeared in this article.
  • 2/25/2006, The Patriot Ledger - Attorney says firm close to being sold
    Donald E. Vaughn was quoted in this article, regarding his representation of Plymouth Rubber.

Recent Articles and Publications:

Commercial Real Estate as a Personal Investment
Boston Spirit Magazine, November/December 2014

Thinking of Buying a Home in Provincetown? Tips and Ideas for Renting vs. Owning a Vacation Home
Boston Spirit Magazine, July/August 2014

Get To Know Us
Boston Spirit Magazine, May/June 2012

Owning Your Own Little Piece Of Paradise
Boston Spirit Magazine, March/April 2012

Speaking Engagements:

Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Webcast, 1.24.2013
Role: Chair
Topic: LLCs, Nominee Trusts & Other Real Estate Holding Entities

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Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program, 2.12.2009
Role: Chair
Topic: LLC's, Nominee Trusts & Other Real Estate Holding Entities


Mr. Vaughan is an AV rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell.