Kenneth E. MacKenzie
Partner - Commercial Real Estate
Kenneth E. MacKenzie
Partner - Commercial Real Estate

Kenneth MacKenzie is a partner specializing in Commercial Real Estate, with a focus on Hospitality and Recreation. He represents lenders, developers, tenants, management companies, and pension and opportunity funds in all aspects of real estate transactional matters. Before joining Dalton & Finegold, he spent 25 years as a member of two of Boston’s largest law firms, most recently as a partner and co-leader of the Goulston & Storrs Hospitality and Recreation Group. Kenneth is a member of the International Society of Hospitality Consultants, part of the Hospitality Industry Advisory Board for New England Real Estate Journal and has been a guest lecturer at the Boston University School of Hospitality Administration. He recently served as a member of the Board of Directors and Treasurer for Greater Lawrence Community Action Council, the community service agency for the Merrimack Valley. He was named a Massachusetts “Super Lawyer” and was awarded the “AV” rating by Martindale. Kenneth is an alumnus of Phillips Andover Academy and Dartmouth College. He received his law degree, magna cum laude, from Boston University School of Law, where he was a Note and Case Editor for the Boston University Law Review and a recipient of the William L. and Lillian Berger Prize for academic excellence. He is admitted to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

  • Represented Saunders Hotel Gropu and the Noannet Group regarding constructions financing, hotel management agerement, and air rights purchase for Raffles Boston Hotel
  • Represented United States GSA in lease of Old Post Office in Washington, DC for Trump International Hotel
  • Spicket River Greenway for Groundwork Lawrence
  • Represented Saunders HOtel Group and the Noannet Group regarding construction financing, hotel management agreement, and air rights purchase for Raffles Boston Hotel.
  • Represented United States GSA in lease of Old Post Office in Washington, DC for Trump International Hotel
  • Represent CIC (f/k/a Cambridge Innovation Center) with regard to leasing and financing of innovation centers nationwide
  • Represented Saunders Hotel Group in purchase of Boston Common Hotel at 40 Trinity Place, Boston
  • Purchase of Back Bay Hotel, Boston
  • Financing of Lenox Hote, Back Bay, Boston
  • Sale of the historic Sagamore Resort at Lake George, New York
  • Sale of the Wetin Boston Waterfront Convention Center Hotel
  • Sale of Doubletree Hotel, Soldiers Field Road, Boston
  • Joint venture and construction financing for development of Stoe Moutnain Lodge Hotel Condominiums and Spa, Mount Mansvield, Vermont
  • Purchase of Chatams Bars Inn
  • Purchase of Inn and Conference Center for Univeristy of Massachusetts Lowell
  • Represent Investra Investments in acquisition of hotels throughout the U.S.

Service Area

Commercial Real Estate
Commercial Lending
Hospitality & Recreation

Bar Admissions

Commonwealth of Massachsuetts


Boston University School of Law
Dartmouth College

Memberships & Affiliations

Member of Advisory Board, Groundwork Lawrence
Member, International Society of Hospitality Consultants (ISHC)
Past Board Member and Treasurer, Greater Lawrence Community Action Council


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