Julianna Charpentier

Julianna M. Charpentier



Julianna M. Charpentier



  • Overview


    Julie Charpentier focuses her practice on business and real estate litigation. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Group and its Real Estate and Title Insurance Team.  

    Business Litigation

    Julie assists clients in handling complex business disputes, including claims for breach of contract and business torts such as fraud, misrepresentation, and unfair and deceptive trade practices. In addition to helping clients in traditional litigation, she also assists with alternative dispute resolution, such as arbitration.  

    Real Estate Litigation

    Julie works with clients in a wide range of disputes, including land use, zoning, fraudulent title and conveyances, and commercial lending, representing individuals, businesses, and associations.  

    Pro Bono

    Julie’s pro bono efforts include working with the Political Asylum/Immigration Representation (PAIR) Project, helping asylum-seekers navigate the judicial process. She also has represented a client in an Eighth Amendment claim against employees of the Massachusetts Department of Corrections. 

    While in law school, Julie interned for the Brunswick County, North Carolina District Attorney’s Office where her responsibilities included drafting court documents and researching and reviewing new cases. She also did pro bono work for the North Carolina Center on Actual Innocence, reviewing potential client files of inmates claiming factual innocence. Julie traveled to Cherokee, North Carolina, where she assisted low-income individuals by drafting wills and child custody forms.

  • Experience
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Selected by her peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in the areas of Commercial Litigation and Litigation - Real Estate since 2022.

      Recognized by Boston magazine as a 2021 Top Lawyer. 

    • Publications


      "When Trade Secrets or Confidential Business Information Are Stolen, Can You Recover Pre-Judgment Interest in Massachusetts?" co-authored with Brian Moran, article featured in Robinson+Cole's IP+T Intelligence Newsletter (Q4 2019)

      "Helpful Guidelines on the Differences in Working With Sales Representatives, Distributors, and Franchisees in Massachusetts," co-authored with James R. Nault, article featured in Robinson+Cole's IP+T Intelligence Newsletter (Q1 2019)

    • News

      R+C in the News

      • December 13, 2021

        Boston Magazine Names Seven R+C Lawyers as a Top Lawyer 2021

      • February 8, 2019

        Boston Office Attends Annual John & Abigail Adams Benefit Ball

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      R+C News Releases

      • August 17, 2023

        78 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2024

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      • August 18, 2022

        74 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2023

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      • August 19, 2021

        65 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

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    • Legal Updates/Newsletters

      Legal Updates/Newsletters

      "IP + T: Intelligence Newsletter" co-authored with Brian E. Moran (Q4 2019)

      "IP+T Intelligence Newsletter" co-authored with Alaine C. Doolan and William J. Egan (Q1 2019)