Macchi & Macchi
Trusted Counsel for Good Neighbors Since 1965

About The Firm

Founded in 1965, Macchi & Macchi, LLC ranks amongst the areas most respected law firms. Our hallmark is to provide clients ranging from individuals, to small businesses, to Fortune 500 Companies, with the highest quality of legal representation while maintaining an emphasis of client accessibility and effectiveness. We have talent, experience, responsiveness, energy and creativity to address our clients' legal needs.

The clients of Macchi & Macchi value their close relationship, open communication, and a genuine concern by their lawyers. The firm has a breadth of experience and depth of knowledge required for the most complex cases, always taking a positive approach, putting our clients' objectives front and center.

We reduce risk for our clients by addressing potential problems early. We inform clients about new legal developments that may affect them.

Timely communication, document sharing, and fast research are the result of technology investments that put us on par with much larger firms.

Let us put our experience to work for you. Contact us today to learn more about what we can do to help you. Our experience is extensive and always expanding. We are open to exploring new areas or ideas to help new and existing clients.

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Meet The Attorneys

  • Philip H. Macchi

    Philip H. Macchi


    United States Military Academy, West Point Bachelor of Science in International Political Science
    Boston College Law School, Juris Doctorem
    U.S. Army War College, Carlisle, PA, Master of Strategic Studies, 2015

    Admitted to Practice

    Courts of the Commonwealth of M.A.
    United States District Court, District of M.A.
    United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
    Supreme Court of the United States of America

    Professional Associations

    Massachusetts Bar Association
    Real Estate Bar Association for M.A.

    Military Service

    United States Army Officer (Active Duty): '89 - '97
    M.A. Army National Guard Officer: '97 - '09
    R.I. Army National Guard Officer: '09 - Present


    Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm: Iraq '90 - '91
    Operation Enduring Freedom: Afghanistan '02 - '03
    Operation Enduring Freedom: Afghanistan '07 - '08
    Operation Enduring Freedom: Afghanistan '13 - '14

  • Philip H. Macchi, Sr.

    Philip H. Macchi, Sr.


    Boston University - School of Business Administration
    Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
    Boston University School of Law
    Juris Doctorem

    Admitted to Practice

    Courts of the Commonwealth of M.A.
    United States District Court, District of M.A.
    United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
    Supreme Court of the United States of America

    Professional Associations

    Norfolk County Bar Association
    Massachusetts Bar Association
    Massachusetts Bar Foundation
    (Fellow and Life Member)
    Real Estate Association of M.A.


    Lexis Nexis Martindate-Hubbell AV Rated

    Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent Peer Rated for Highest Level of Professional Excellence, 2017
  • Philip H. Macchi

    Joanna Giorgio Hilvert


    Bucknell University, B.A. in Political Science, 1995, cum laude
    Boston College Law School, 1998, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif

    Admitted to Practice

    Massachusetts, 1998

    Attorney Profile

    Joanna Giorgio Hilvert has been practicing law since 1998, focusing on land use, zoning, environmental, real estate, and business law. Joanna has particular experience advising clients on: Chapter 21E and the MCP, MEPA, NEPA, the Wetlands Protection Act, Chapter 40A and municipal zoning codes and Chapter 40B. Prior to joining Macchi & Macchi, LLC, Joanna spent over twelve years in the environmental and real estate groups at Brown Rudnick LLP and Goulston & Storrs, and over five years as the General Counsel of Ponte Technologies, LLC, a cyber-security consulting firm.

    Board and Community Service Activites

    Joanna is a member of the Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association and the Massachusetts Women’s Bar Association. Joanna is a former member of the Medfield Warrant Committee (2011-2014), a religious education teacher and Eucharistic Minister at St. Edward the Confessor Parish in Medfield, and actively involved with several youth community service groups in her hometown of Medfield, MA where she lives with her husband and four children.

Contact Us

  • Phone: (781) 762-1700

    Schedule an Appointment ext. 10
    Philip H. Macchi ext. 11
    Philip H. Macchi, Sr. ext. 12
    Joanna Giorgio Hilvert ext. 14

  • Fax: (781) 769-1717

  • Email:

  • Macchi & Macchi, LLC
    Forum Building
    1256 Washington Street
    Norwood, M.A. 02062

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