Robert K. Hopkins

Robert K. Hopkins

Boston, Massachusetts
Robert Hopkins joined the firm as an associate in February, 2014. His areas of practice are Zoning, Land Use, Real Estate, and Litigation. He is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts. Prior to joining the firm, he was a law clerk to the Hon. Judith C. Cutler, Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Land Court. Mr. Hopkins received a J.D., cum laude, in 2012 from New England Law | Boston, and a B.A. in Political Science, with a Philosophy minor, from the University of Kentucky, in 2008.

Areas of Practice

  • Land Use and Zoning Litigation
  • Real Estate Disputes and Litigation
  • Real Estate Development and Permitting
  • Real Estate Transactions

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2012
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2014


  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. cum laude - 2012
  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, New England, Land Use/Zoning, 2020
  • Real Estate Bar Association of Massachusetts, Emerging Leader Award, 2019
  • New England Scholar Award, 2009 - 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Boston Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Real Estate Bar Association (REBA) of Massachusetts, Member, 2012 - Present
  • Real Estate Bar Association of Massachusetts, Co-Chair of the New Lawyers Section, 2018 - Present
  • Real Estate Bar Association of Massachusetts, Board of Directors Member, 2018 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Massachusetts Land Court, Law Clerk, 2012 - 2014