James B. Lampke Esq.

James B. Lampke Esq.

Partner since 1977
Location:
Hingham, Massachusetts
Phone:
(781) 749-9922
Fax:
(781) 749-9923
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Municipal / Government
  • Real Estate - Purchases
  • Zoning & Land Use
  • General Litigation
  • Wills, Estates, Trusts & Probate
  • General Civil Practice
  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
  • Hearings - Internal Affairs Investigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1977
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • New England School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence cum laude - 1976
  • George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1973
    • Major: Public Affairs

Published Works

  • Chapter, The Conflict of Interest Law (Co-Author) Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education - New England Law Institute, Municipal Law Conference Handbook, 1984

Classes/Seminars

  • Binding Arbitration and the New Collective Bargaining Law, New England Law Review, 1976
  • Lecturer, The Conflict of Interest Law, Annual Municipal Law Conference Sponsored by Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education - New England Law Institute, 1984
  • Lecturer, Administrative Hearings on the Local Level, Flaschner Judicial Institute, 1985
  • Lecturer and Presented Paper on Municipal Liability and Harbormasters, Massachusetts Harbormasters Association, Annual Seminar Meeting, 1988
  • Lecturer and Presented Paper on Municipal Employee Law, Employee Discipline and C. 32 and C. 268A Issues, City Solicitors and Town Counsel Association Annual Meeting, Newport, Rhode Island, 1988
  • Lecturer and Presented Paper at Program on The Municipality as a Plaintiff-Third Party Recovery, City Solicitors and Town Counsel Association Mid-Year Convention, in Conjunction with the Massachusetts Municipal Association, 1989
  • Lecturer and Presented Paper on Civil Rights Liability and Harbormasters, Massachusetts Harbormasters Association, Annual Seminar Meeting, 1989
  • Lecturer and Presented Paper on Municipal Employee Law-The Springfield Trilogy-Compelling Testimony Under Threat of Discipline, City Solicitors and Town Counsel Association Annual Meeting, Nantucket, 1989
  • Lecturer and Presented Paper on Non-Criminal Disposition of Violations of Local Laws-Another Tool in the Enforcement of Water Related By-Laws, Ordinances and Regulations, MA. Harbormasters Assoc. Annual Meeting, Conference, Harbor Matters Co-Sponsored by Commonwealth of MA, Office of Coastal Zone Management, 1989
  • Lecturer on Municipal Issues Related to Solid Waste, Waste Not Seminar, 1990
  • Panelist on program Dealing With Environmental Legal Issues, City Solicitors and Town Counsel Association Annual Meeting, Boston, 1990
  • Lectured and Presented Paper on Town Meeting Issues for the Real Estate Practitioner, Massachusetts Bar Association Educational Program on Getting Through Town Meeting and Municipal Hurdles for the Real Estate Lawyer, 1990
  • Presented Lecture on Civil Liability Update, Massachusetts Harbormasters Association Annual Meeting and Conference, 1990
  • Lectured and Presented Paper on Criminal and Civil Enforcement of Administrative Orders Concerning the Zoning and Building Laws, City Solicitors and Town Counsel Association Annual Meeting, Martha's Vineyard, 1991
  • Lectured and Presented Paper on The Common Victualer License, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 1991
  • Chapter, The Common Victualer License, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Municipal Law Handbook, 1991

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Town of Weymouth, Assistant Town Counsel
  • Weymouth Redevelopment Authority, Legal Counsel
  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member
  • Plymouth County Bar Association, Member
  • City Solicitors and Town Counsel Association, Secretary, Treasurer
  • National Institute of Municipal Law Officers, Member
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Town of Hull, Municipal Building, Hull, Massachusetts, Town Counsel, 1977 - Present
  • Town of Hull, Municipal Building, Hull, Massachusetts, Acting Executive Administrator, Town Manager, 1989