David J. Buckley.  David joined the firm after moving with his wife and his two sons.  Prior to joining Cohen & Cohen Law PC in 2017, David practiced law at a mid-sized law firm based in Hartford, Connecticut, where he primarily practiced in the areas of tax, business, and corporate law and where he gained significant experience in business, real estate, and lending transactions.  David earned a B.A. degree in 2005 from the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he was a member of the University’s honors program and where he graduated cum laude.   In 2011, the University of Connecticut School of Law awarded him a J.D., with Honors and a Certificate in Tax Studies.  David’s practice on Nantucket is primarily real estate transactions, land use planning and permitting, and small business matters.  While in Connecticut, David authored several articles and regularly presented to professional groups on numerous legal topics, including entity selection for startup businesses and advanced strategies with like-kind exchanges.  In addition, David has appeared on NPR’s Morning Edition and the Planet Money Podcast, discussing tax and corporate law matters.  From 2014 through 2017, David was named as a Super Lawyer “Rising Star” in Connecticut.  David, who is a Nantucket native and grew up in a family with significant building experience on the Island, enjoys spending time outdoors with his friends and family. 

 Email David at David@Cohenlegal.net