Real Estate & Affordable Housing Law Firm

commercial real estate law, affordable housing development and finance, general corporate and business law

Your Lawyers In Cambridge, MA

Affordable housing, commercial real estate, corporate and finance law.

Located in the heart of Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA, Cumsky & Foss LLP has been representing clients since 1997. Our lawyers specialize in affordable housing, commercial real estate, corporate law and financial transactions representing borrowers and lenders. The law firm has an established reputation for exceptional experience and expertise of its lawyers combined with personal approach and cost sensitivity. Created as an alternative to a traditional corporate ‘big firm’, Cumsky & Foss has established higher standards in legal services that combine a personal approach with professional excellence.

Practice areas

Attorneys at Cumsky & Foss represent a wide range of corporate, financial, and real estate law. These are our main practice areas.


affordable housing development and finance

Help public housing authorities, private developers, and investors navigate the complexities of affordable housing law.


commercial and residential real estate development

Guide clients through sales, acquisitions, development, and permiting of commercial and residential real estate transactions.


real estate lending transactions

Expertly handle complex legal and financial aspects of commercial real estate transactions in the State of  Massachusetts.


secured lending and work-out transactions

Represent lenders, borrowers, and guarantors in all matters of  secured lending and work-out transactions. 


mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs

Assist and guide clients through all stages of mergers, acquisitions, and leveraged buyout transactions.


private equity transactions

Structure the funds, negotiate terms, and oversee private equity and venture capital transactions. 

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Serving Areas of Massachusetts

Cumsky & Foss LLP is based in Cambridge, MA. We provide legal services to businesses and individuals throughout the State of Massachusetts.
Our Client List Includes

Advisor Investments
All Screens Entertainment, Inc. (formerly Powderhouse Productions, Inc.)
Bank of America Community Development Corporation
Beacon Electrical Supply
Boston Capital Real Estate Partners
Boston Community Loan Fund
Boston Land Company, Tremont Ventures and Affiliates
Capitol Waste Services, Inc.
Community Housing Capital, Inc.
Cooperative Fund of New England, Inc.
RBS Citizens, N.A.East Boston Savings Bank
Eastern Bank
Radius Bank
EZ Disposal Services, Inc.

First Lexington Investments & Management

First Trade Union Bank
HallKeen Management, Inc.
Hampshire County School
Harry Miller Company and affiliates
Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion, Inc. (formerly E.T.C.Development Corporation)
Institution for Savings
Keen Development Corporation
Life Insurance Community Investment Initiative, LLC
Madison Park Development Corporation
Massachusetts Housing Investment Corporation
Massachusetts Housing Partnership Fund Board
MassDevelopment Finance Agency
McCracken Financial Solutions Corp.
Oak Hill Partners, Inc.

People’s United Bank
Poli Mortgage Group
RKL Financial Corporation
Rockland Trust Company
Rosemont Trust and Affiliates
Salem Five Cents Savings Bank
South Boston Neighborhood Development Corporation
Santander Bank, N.A. (formerly Sovereign Bank)
Stonegate Group LLC
Tanner Development LLC
TD Bank, N.A.
Trinity Financial
Wignall Animal Hospital and affiliated hospitals
Wells Development LLC
W.S. Aiken and Affiliates