Jillian B. Bargar


Tel. 617.621.6503

Jillian focuses her practice on commercial real estate, including selling, leasing, financing, zoning, permitting, and licensing. Her experience includes representing both public and private clients, including national and regional developers, investors, and municipalities.

During law school, Jillian was active in the Tulane Civil Litigation Clinic, for which she pursued civil rights claims, she served as a judicial clerk for the Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and for the Massachusetts Superior Court, and interned in the Connecticut Attorney General’s Office.




Tulane University Law School, J.D. 2014

Trinity College, B.A. 2011

  • Helped a regional franchise repurchase multiple franchise locations, including drafting and negotiating conveyancing and leasing documents.
  • Represented a major pharmaceutical company in due diligence for a $1b+ manufacturing facility, including analyzing zoning and permitting issues and assisted in obtaining state and federal tax credits for the project, including a Letter of Support from the MA Secretary of Economic Development.
  • Assisted in the development of a 20+ unit mixed-use condominium project, including zoning and permitting issues and the sale of condominium units. She also advised on environmental and management issues.
  • Represented a franchise owner in the stock sale of a franchise location. Her work included analyzing franchise documents and negotiating loan documents.

Jillian is interested in philosophy and is an accomplished diver. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, reading, and cheering for the Red Sox.