Arthur Goldberg

  • Senior Council






Arthur Goldberg is the Senior Council of Nathanson & Goldberg. A lifelong resident of Massachusetts, he now resides is Swampscott with his wife Esther. He is the proud father of three grown children: his son Howard who is married to Jennifer Stam; his son Jason who is married to Dale Raben; and his daughter Miriam.  Arthur and Esther are also the proud grandparents of Wesley Eitan Goldberg, born in July, 2009 and Wyatt Gabriel Goldberg born in January, 2011. Attorney Goldberg practices in all areas of the law with special concentration in the areas of Business Law and Real Estate Law which encompasses conveyancing for institutional lenders, development, acquisition and condominium law. Attorney Goldberg represents property management firms in landlord and tenant litigation in both commercial and residential situations, and prepares and interprets general documents. He represents institutional and private lenders in the preparation of all loan documents. His Business Law practice includes advising business owners of both small and large companies with regards to entity selection and operational issues. He is Member of the Massachusetts Bar and the Bar of the U.S. District court for the District of Massachusetts and the State of Florida. Mr. Goldberg is also involved in many civic and educational associations in his community.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Banking & Finance Law
  • Business Organizations

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1974
  • Florida, 1987
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1975
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • Doctor of Jurisprudence - 00/1974
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 00/1971
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Boston Latin School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • 1967

Published Works

  • "Residential and Commercial Evictions in Massachusetts," Contributing Author, National Business Institute, Inc., 1994
  • "Residential and Commercial Evictions in Massachusetts," Contributing Author, National Business Institute, Inc., 1999
  • "Condominium Law in Massachusetts,", National Business Institute, Inc., 1996
  • "Massachusetts Evictions: Residential and Commercial,", Lorman Education Services, 2000
  • "Massachusetts Landlord and Tenant Law,", Lorman Education Services, 2002
  • Commercial and Real Estate Loan Documents in Massachusetts – More than Just Papers, Lorman Education Services, 2008

Honors and Awards

  • Delta Award, Boston University, for Distinguished Services to the College of Liberal Arts
  • Past Presidents Award Presented by Temple Israel for Outstanding Achievement
  • Massachusetts "Super Lawyer" in Boston Magazine in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association; the Florida Bar Association, Vice President and Chairman of Legal Affairs of Cohen-Hillel Academy, 1982 to 1999
  • Chairman, Finance Committee, Swampscott, 1996 to 2000
  • Swampscott School Committee Member, 2001 - 2004, Vice Chair, 2003
  • Massachusetts Bar Foundation , Life Fellow