Frank Giso brings many years of Commercial Real Estate law experience to the Bierbrier Development Board. Frank represented Bierbrier Development for 30 years while actively practicing law as a partner at Choate Hall & Stewart. Following his retirement from Choate in 2014, Mr. Giso joined Bierbrier Development as Corporate Counsel. Mr. Giso brings a wide-ranging transactional experience with a commercial real estate practice focus including entity creation, advice on tax implications and documentation of transaction management issues in the area of real estate. Mr. Giso served as chairman of the Real Estate Department at Choate from 1990 to 2000 and, during his career at Choate, he represented a wide range of clients including national REITs, non-profits, lenders, and developers. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America and is named a Massachusetts Super Lawyer. Mr. Giso received his undergraduate degree in economics, magna cum laude, from Brown University and graduated magna cum laude from Cornell Law School.