The Law Office of Robert J. McGovern Joins Massachusetts Brewers Guild

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The Law Office of Robert J. McGovern joins the Massachusetts Brewers Guild as an associate member to provide comprehensive legal services to existing and aspiring brewers.

The Law Office of Robert J. McGovern provides legal counsel and guidance to small businesses and entrepreneurs, with a specialization in the alcoholic beverage and hospitality industry located in Massachusetts. Having worked with many breweries over the years, its founder understands the difficulties and barriers, including financial constraints, that brewers face when trying to open and during the operation of their businesses. The firm's goal is to work with each client to help them realize their goals – making great beer! 

The alcoholic beverage industry is heavily regulated, containing many nuances and pitfalls that even the most diligent business owner may have trouble navigating. The Law Office of Robert J. McGovern provides comprehensive legal advice on a wide range of issues that impact every brewery, such as business start-up and development, licensing and regulatory compliance, financing, contracts and leases, employment matters, and more. Whether a brewery is just starting out or has been in business for years, they can tailor solutions to your specific needs while providing counsel and guidance along the way. 

If you are an aspiring brewer (or even an existing brewery looking to brush up on the basics), they have created a comprehensive Legal Guide to Opening a Brewery, an educational tool offering legal, business, financial and operational factors to consider when opening a brewery.

Have questions or need more information? Contact Rob at (617) 608-4716 or via email at 

The Massachusetts Brewers Guild aligns with experts, thought leaders and industry professionals to help bring tools, resources and guidance to its member breweries. For more information on how you can join the MBG as an associate member, contact Katie Stinchon at