J. Sargent Hall, the new main
building of Suffolk
University Law School, opened in 1999 on Tremont Street in downtown
The Keefe Company prepared the Environmental Impact Report
for the project and assisted Suffolk University in obtaining the
public support and government approvals necessary for the construction
of this building, which is located on the Freedom Trail opposite
the historic Granary Burial Ground.
In 2001, the building won an award from the
Boston Preservation Alliance "for notable new construction
in harmony with Boston's built environment."
Suffolk University president David J. Sargent
says that "Frank Keefe took the lead in finalizing the purchase
agreement for the site of our new Law School and obtaining an
expedient approval from the State so that we could proceed with
demolition and construction. He was instrumental in the success
of this important project."
of Suffolk University Law School.