Litigation Practice Areas

Complex Criminal Litigation

The firm has extensive experience in handling the most complex of criminal investigations and prosecutions, from murder cases turning on forensic evidence to complicated white collar criminal matters, including fraud, public corruption and money laundering cases.

Employment Law and Litigation

Our comprehensive employment law practice involves representation of individuals, non-profit organizations and businesses.  We handle discrimination and harassment litigation in state and federal court and at administrative agencies, the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and have successfully litigated claims of sex, race, age and disability discrimination. 

Representation of Attorneys and Other Professionals

We represent professionals – including lawyers, doctors, nurses, psychologists – who are under investigation or accused of misconduct in disciplinary or judicial proceedings. 

Plaintiff's Personal Injury, Product Liability, Civil Rights and Consumer Litigation

We have extensive experience and an impressive track record of monetary recoveries in civil litigation on behalf of clients who have suffered injury or death as a result of the wrongful conduct of individuals, businesses, government agencies and other institutions. 

Business and Other Civil Litigation

We represent individuals and businesses in various commercial disputes, including claims and defenses of principals of closely held enterprises.  We provide a broad range of services for our clients’ general civil litigation needs. 

Academic Law

We are known for our expertise in dealing with the unique and difficult legal problems that arise in an academic context.  We represent professors, researchers and administrators in disputes with colleges and universities in connection with their appointment, promotion, tenure and discipline. 

Representation of Juveniles and Persons with Mental Disabilities

We represent juveniles in delinquency, disciplinary and educational and service entitlement proceedings.