About Drago + Toscano LLP


Drago + Toscano LLP is one of Boston’s foremost zoning, licensing, and government relations firms. Since its founding, Drago + Toscano LLP has paved the way among Boston’s boutique law and government relations firms. Drago + Toscano LLP specializes in zoning, land use and permitting, licensing for beverage/entertainment, municipal and state government relations work, real estate development, and criminal defense. Providing its wide array of clients with consistent and effective representation, the firm is proud to say that client satisfaction is the best indicator of the high quality of its work.

Jeffrey R. Drago and Daniel J. Toscano, the firm’s two founding partners, offer over 30 years of combined government service. Jeffrey R. Drago held senior positions in the administration of Mayor Thomas M. Menino, and Daniel J. Toscano was Chief Legal Counsel for the former Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Representatives. The partners put their extensive institutional knowledge of governmental agencies and bureaucracies at both the municipal and state level to work on behalf of their clients.

Drago + Toscano maintains a vast portfolio of clients and represents diverse sectors and entities, including some of Boston’s largest residential and commercial developers, hotel developers, waste removal companies, telecommunications firms, medical marijuana dispensaries, health care providers, and billboard companies. Some notable clients include the following: DSCI, City Realty Group, North End Community Health Center, Municipal Parking Services, RSA Media, MassMedicum, The Greenville Group, NOAH, East Boston CDC, JW Capital Partners, Urban Core Development, Happy Valley Ventures, LLC, and Dunkin Donuts, among others.

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“Whether it was securing a liquor license from the ABCC and the City of Boston for my restaurant or obtaining the necessary permitting for my real estate projects, I know I can turn to the team at Drago + Toscano for advice on any of my business needs.”

Nicholas Leo, owner of Crudo North End restaurant and resident of Boston’s North End community