Casner & Edwards

Joel G. Kinney

Joel has been representing the entrepreneur community in Boston since 2001. As the founder of Fort Point Legal P.C., he is the go-to attorney for emerging growth companies, providing counsel through all stages of their development. Working closely with clients to provide collaborative and cost-effective legal solutions, Joel represents businesses on a wide range of matters, including financing, licensing, leasing, employment, contract negotiations, and the purchase and disposition of business assets. His extensive network makes him uniquely able to assist in growing his clients’ enterprises.

In 2017, Joel merged Fort Point Legal with Casner & Edwards in order to offer a full suite of resources to start-ups, emerging growth companies and larger enterprises across a wide range of industries.  Clients benefit from the affordable, often fixed-fee, services of the Fort Point Legal team, while having the confidence of knowing the resources and experience of Casner & Edwards are available to them as they grow.


  • Massachusetts
  • New York


  • JD, Northeastern University School of Law, 2001
  • BA, Northern Arizona University, 1996