Michael P. Duffy

Michael P. Duffy: Attorney with Peabody & Arnold LLP
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Phi Beta Kappa. Town Counsel, Upton, Massachusetts, 1985-1992. Mike Duffy is an insurance coverage specialist who serves as coverage and monitoring counsel. He represents insurers in coverage disputes and litigation, primarily involving professional liability insurance policies and directors and officers' liability insurance policies. Mr. Duffy's practice also includes general civil litigation, with a special emphasis on the defense of professional liability claims. He has represented numerous professionals, including attorneys and financial institution directors and officers. He is admitted to the bar in Massachusetts and in Rhode Island and has conducted jury and bench trials in both jurisdictions. From 2005 through 2007, Mr. Duffy served as Co-Chair of the Insurance Law Committee of the Boston Bar Association. Mr. Duffy has been a contributing author to "Recent Developments in the Law Affecting Professionals, Officers and Directors," in the Tort & Insurance Law Journal of the American Bar Association. Mr. Duffy served as Town Counsel in Upton, Massachusetts from 1985 to 1992.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Litigation
  • Insurance

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
617-951-2002  Phone
617-951-2125  Fax
University Attended:
University of Rhode Island, B.A., with highest honors, 1979
Law School Attended:
Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1982
Year of First Admission:
1983, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island; 1989, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit; U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit; 1982, Massachusetts; 1992, Rhode Island
Rhode Island and Massachusetts Bar Associations; Massachusetts Association of City Solicitors and Town Counsels.
Birth Information:
Cranston, Rhode Island, February 17, 1957

Peer Reviews

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