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Hinckley Allen Names Michelle R. Peirce as Practice Co-Chair

Hinckley Allen is proud to announce that Michelle R. Peirce has been named Co-Chair of the Government Enforcement & White Collar Defense group, joining Michael J. Connolly and Michael L. Koenig as leaders of the group, which represents individual and corporate clients in criminal, civil and regulatory enforcement matters at every stage—from proactively advising on compliance programs in health care, public procurement, and construction, to defending against government investigation and/or indictment.

Michelle joined Hinckley Allen in January of 2021 after 17 years at Barrett & Singal, where she served as the Co-Chair of the Firm’s Litigation group. She is also a former Special Assistant District Attorney for Middlesex County. Her practice focuses on white-collar criminal defense, as well as complex civil litigation matters, including healthcare fraud and consumer protection investigations.  Michelle has tried numerous jury and bench trials.

Michelle is currently serving as President of the Women’s Bar Foundation and is a past president of the Women’s Bar Association of Massachusetts. She has also been recognized for her achievements by Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers and Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly on numerous occasions.


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