Jeffrey is a 2004 cum laude graduate of Boston College Law School and a 2001 suma cum laude graduate of Syracuse University. Jeffrey has almost twelve years of experience litigating complex commercial disputes and representing businesses in a wide-range of commercial transactions.
Jeffrey spent the first ten years of his career working for several of the most preeminent law firms in Boston before founding the Law Office of Jeffrey S. Strom in 2013. Jeffrey currently focuses on representing individuals and small businesses in commercial litigation, general corporate law and small business transactions.
Jeffrey has extensive experience litigating and successfully resolving a wide-range of business disputes, including employment disputes, landlord-tenant disputes, condominium disputes, contractor disputes, insurance disputes, trade secret disputes, breach of contract claims, breach of fiduciary duty claims, fraud claims, tort claims, defamation claims and consumer protection act (Chapter 93A) claims.
Jeffrey has represented clients at all levels of the Massachusetts court system, from the District and Superior Courts to the Supreme Judicial Court. He has also represented clients in Federal Courts and before arbitrators and mediators from AAA, JAMS and FINRA*. Jeffrey has litigated class actions and derivative lawsuits – actions brought on behalf of all shareholders – in state and federal court, including group actions involving wage act claims, toxic torts, and breaches of fiduciary duty to shareholders.
Jeffrey also has significant experience in business formation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and a wide-range of business compliance matters. Early in his career, Jeffrey represented major insurance and energy companies in an array of corporate governance and other compliance issues, as well as high-stakes mergers, acquisitions and financing transactions.
Recently, Jeffrey has represented smaller companies and individuals in all forms of business formation, governance and
transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, employment agreements, insurance agreements and commercial leases.
Jeffrey was named a Massachusetts “Rising Star” in both 2011 and 2013 by Super Lawyers, a rating service for outstanding lawyers. Only 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Massachusetts achieve the Rising Star designation and Jeffrey is very proud to be considered worthy of membership in that outstanding group.
Jeffrey grew up in and currently lives in Central Massachusetts with his wife, daughter and two golden retrievers. In his spare time, Jeffrey enjoys hiking the many beautiful local trails with his family and dogs, jogging through local streets and parks and participating in the many wonderful local festivals and events. Jeffrey is an avid supporter of local businesses and patronizes them whenever possible.
*AAA - American Artibration Association
JAMS - Judicial Arbitration & Mediation Services, Inc.
FINRA - Financial Industry Regulatory Authority