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Rick‘s practice focuses on general corporate law, with an emphasis in mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, securities, commercial lending, and corporate finance. Rick provides practical legal advice to his clients on a wide array of legal matters ranging from day-to-day operational questions to sophisticated financings and strategic expansion. He also has experience in the drafting, review, and negotiation of a variety of technology-related agreements and licenses including software licenses, SaaS agreements, and contracts for cloud services.

Prior to law school, Rick worked as a White House intern on the National Economic Council in the Executive Office of the President of the United States, and currently serves on the Norwell Economic Development Committee.


Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Associate (2018-Present)
  • The Publicis Groupe
    • Legal Counsel (2017-2018)
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
    • Associate (2015-2017)
    • Law Clerk (2013-2014)
    • Summer Associate (2013)
    • Paralegal (2011-2013)
  • Steppingstone Foundation
    • Affiliate Program Associate (2010-2011)
    • Preparation and Placement Assistant (2008-2010)
  • The White House
    • Intern, National Economic Council, Executive Office of the President (2010)

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Boston College High School Alumni Association, Board of Directors (2017-2018)
  • Town of Norwell, Economic Development Committee (2017-Present)

Professional Affiliations

  • Boston Bar Association, Public Interest Leadership Program (Class of 2019-2020)

Bar Memberships

  • Massachusetts (2014)
  • New York (2015)

News & Insight


When Are Cannabis Cafés Coming to Massachusetts?

November 20, 2019

This month marks one year since legal adult-use marijuana sales began in Massachusetts and made the Bay State the first state on the East Coast to implement legal, recreational sales of cannabis. Since then, the Cannabis Control Commission has approved doz…


Key Lessons in Disclosure & Social Media from the Elon Musk and Tesla Inc. Settlement

October 9, 2018

*The settlement between Musk/Tesla and the SEC was approved by a U.S. District Judge on October 16, 2018. This article was updated accordingly on that date.Elon Musk and Tesla Inc. recently reached a settlement with the SEC, after the commission filed enfo…

Firm News

Hinckley Allen Welcomes Seven Attorneys to the Firm

September 4, 2018

Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome the following attorneys to Hinckley Allen: Shasky L. Clarke, Lisa M. DeFronzo, Nicholas A. Denice, Amanda A. Garganese, Richard A. Goulding, III, Gina K. Kim, and Jenna M. Montesano.