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MBTA and MassDOT Acquisition of Multiple Freight Railroads

Represented the MBTA and MassDOT in the acquisition of multiple freight railroads in Massachusetts, providing the Commonwealth with future passenger service operating rights and allowing the rehabilitation of the right of way to benefit freight service and future passenger service. Representation included the negotiation of the contracts as well as the real estate aspects of the acquisition. Our representation included negotiations to coordinate use of the railroads by the commuter rail, Amtrak and freight rail services.