For more than 30 years I have been working as a trial lawyer and professional mediator. Being involved in my local community is one of my top priorities. Read below for a description of my professional credentials, educational background, and my involvement in the Boston-area community.


Honors and Awards

Short Course Masters Nationals - 2012

Short Course Masters Nationals - 2012

  • Elected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2013 in the fields of Appellate and Commercial Litigation. "Best Lawyers is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. A listing in Best Lawyers is widely regarded by both clients and legal professionals as a significant honor, conferred on a lawyer by his or her peers."

  • Rated AV Preeminent® (5.0 out of-5.0) by the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™.  "AV Preeminent® is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence."  Also, "[t]he Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ help buyers of legal services identify, evaluate and select the most appropriate lawyer for a specific task at hand. Lawyer ratings serve as an objective indicator that a lawyer has the highest ethical standards and professional ability and are used by buyers of legal services to justify their hiring decisions.

  • Selected as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer each year since its inception in 2004, an honor that recognizes him as a leader in the legal community. "Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations."  Moreover, "[t]he final published list represents no more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state." 

  • Listed in Super Lawyers National Business Edition 2015, 2016, 2017.

Bar Admissions

Admitted to practice in:

  • Commonwealth Of Massachusetts

  • United States District Court For The District Of Massachusetts

  • First Circuit Court of Appeals

  • United States Supreme Court

Founders Hall, Haverford College

Founders Hall, Haverford College