Our Litigation attorneys are some of the most effective and successful in the Northeast—proven across industries and disciplines. We listen carefully and work closely with you to understand your business and the details of your dispute. We establish optimal strategies for accomplishing your goals in a way that aligns with your business interests. We regularly appear in courts across the country on behalf of corporations, individuals, insurers, nonprofits, and government entities.

Practices

Avoid costly proceedings—win critical actions.

We find the most sensible way to resolve your dispute. We’ll represent your interests and resolve matters using arbitration, mediation, and other alternative dispute mechanisms. Should a matter be best pursued in court, you are assured of a rigorous, strategic, and hard-fought engagement.

 

Case Studies

Case Study

Landmark Win in Scientific Misconduct Case

Faced with Office of Research Integrity (ORI) allegations of scientific misconduct and the resulting debarment order issued by an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), a prominent research scientist turned to …

Case Study

Hinckley Allen Helps Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities Uphold Largest Purchase Power Agreements for Renewable Energy in the History of the Commonwealth

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court affirmed the Commonwealth’s Department of Public Utilities (DPU) approving power purchase agreements (PPAs) for hydroelectric energy that the Commonwealth’s three largest utilities had awarded to Hydro-Québec u…

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News & Insight

Firm News

Hinckley Allen Expands Litigation Group with Eight Lateral Hires from Barrett & Singal

January 5, 2021

Hinckley Allen today announced that eight trial lawyers from Barrett & Singal have joined the Firm, including Co-Chairs of Barrett & Singal’s Litigation group, Co-Chairs of its Research Misconduct group, and its General Counsel. All eight new hir…

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Hinckley Allen Celebrates 11 Years a "Best Law Firm"

November 5, 2020

U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have recognized Hinckley Allen for the eleventh consecutive year as a Best Law Firm. Hinckley Allen has been ranked nationally in five practice areas and regionally in 58 practice areas.Firms included in the …

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Publication

Importance of Foreign Conflict of Interest Policies and Disclosure Requirements: What We Can Learn From the 2019-2020 GAO Report

January 22, 2021

It is a new year and we have a new administration. However, one enforcement trend that remains in full force is the increased scrutiny of potential foreign influence on U.S.-based research, including concerning transparency regarding potential foreign conf…

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Judge Rules Bridgeport Must Release Recordings in False Rape Case

January 21, 2021

Litigation associate Alexa T. Millinger represents Real, the San Francisco-based Center for Investigative Reporting. Learn more about her recent case in the Connecticut Post.“I am pleased with Judge Klau’s decision and his thoughtful interpretation of …

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Event

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Webinar - What Employers Need to Know About COVID Vaccination

March 23, 2021

Can/should vaccination be required? If a vaccination policy is in place, how should requests for exemptions be handled? What are the potential ADA issues? How do you address vaccination issues regarding visitors and customers? What are best practices …

Event

Connecticut Foundation for Open Government Virtual Event - The Stories Behind the Biggest Stories in 2020

February 11, 2021

For the fifth year, the Connecticut Foundation for Open Government will convene a panel of top Connecticut journalists discussing how they landed the major news stories of 2020.Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at the work of reporters, photographers an…