Founders Hall, Haverford College

Founders Hall, Haverford College

Education

Activities

  • Chairman of the Public Employee Retirement Administration Commission.
  • Vice Chair of the Norwell Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Member of the Tufts Medical Center Board of Governors, Chair of the Board of Governor’s Community Outreach Committee and Member of the Board of Governor’s Executive Committee.
  • Chairman of the Special Commission To Study the Massachusetts Public Employees’ Pension Classification System, a commission established by a legislative act. 
  • Past Co-Chair of the Class of 1983 annual giving for Haverford College
  • Past member of the Haverford College Alumni Awards Committee. 
  • Active in the Haverford College Lawyers Network.
  • Past member of the Notre Dame Academy PASS Council.

Honors and Awards

Short Course Masters Nationals - 2012

Short Course Masters Nationals - 2012

  • Selected by his 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.

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