We have some of the most experienced and capable trial lawyers in New England. We handle all types of civil claims and suits, with a special focus on insurance-related matters, commercial litigation, defense of large self-insurers, and technology-related litigation. We litigate insurance coverage, bad faith, consumer protection, rescission, and declaratory judgment actions. We defend claims against insured judges, lawyers, corporate officials, insurance agents, doctors, nurses, architects, engineers, counselors, and other professionals.
We act as national and local counsel to leading drug and medical device companies. We conduct employment, patent/IP, freeze-out, product liability, personal injury, toxic tort, and contract litigation for corporate clients. We handle matters involving banks and credit unions in failed-institution, default, bankruptcy, collection, employment, and lender-liability litigation. We litigate the full range of contract and tort claims on behalf of businesses and individuals.
We act as national and regional counsel to a number of major insurers. We provide coverage advice and monitor high-profile litigation. We represent insurers in settlement negotiations, in mediations and in resolution of coverage disputes.
The 2011 Best Lawyers/U.S. News Media Survey ranked us a National Tier 1 Firm for Insurance Law.
Specific Practice Area and Industry Group Details across multiple offices:
5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 07/25/14 in Litigation
5.0/5.0 by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 10/27/09 in Directors and Officers Liability
Chris is an outstanding lawyer with excellent communication skills. He is a pleasure to deal with and employs his superior legal knowledge and experi... Read more
Chris is an outstanding lawyer with excellent communication skills. He is a pleasure to deal with and employs his superior legal knowledge and experience effectively and ethically. Chris a credit to the profession.
5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/26/10 in Professional Liability
5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 07/22/12 in Litigation
Elizabeth is exceptionally smart, exceptionally talented and exceptionally poised in Court. Read more
Elizabeth is exceptionally smart, exceptionally talented and exceptionally poised in Court.
5.0/5.0 by a Associate/Assistant General Counsel on 05/27/14 in Litigation
5.0/5.0 by a Judge on 08/27/12 in Insurance
I have followed Mr. McCall's career since he clerked for me while I was a judge of the Massachusetts Appeals Court. The feedback has always been very... Read more
I have followed Mr. McCall's career since he clerked for me while I was a judge of the Massachusetts Appeals Court. The feedback has always been very good.
4.6/5.0 by a Partner on 06/17/09 in Legal Malpractice Defense
5.0/5.0 by a Member on 10/21/09 in Insurance