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At The Law Offices of John G. Mateus, Esq.,we provide knowledgeable representation across all areas of law, with concentrations in appellate and Japanese knotweed litigation.

Our Results Make a Difference

Jury render first known decisions on Japanese knotweed

“Woburn attorney John G. Mateus secured a favorable verdict and $186,000 in damages for homeowners affected by an invasive plant called Japanese knotweed. Mr. Mateus proved the developer was negligent in handling contaminated soil and created a private nuisance, setting a precedent in an emerging area of law around property rights and knotweed remediation.” -Massachusetts Lawyer weekly

Our Services

Japense Knotwood Practice

Our law firm provides experienced legal representation to homeowners affected by Japanese knotweed, an invasive plant that can damage property foundations, from initial consultation through litigation and resolution
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John Mateus

John G. Mateus, Esq.

Partner + Founder
About Us

With deep roots in the Woburn community, The Law Offices of John G. Mateus aim to provide knowledgeable, compassionate counsel to every client. Licensed to practice in both Massachusetts and New York, as well as before the United States Supreme Court and numerous other federal courts, the firm has represented clients at trial and on appeal, and in both federal and state court since the practice first opened in 2014.

Most importantly, The Law Offices of John G. Mateus secured the first-ever Massachusetts jury award for a client affected by Japanese knotweed, setting a precedent with the novel legal work. For experienced representation with heart, we’d love to help. 

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Address 400 West Cummings Park, 
Suite 1725-119, Woburn, MA 01801