Overview

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

Successful outcome for distributor in claim of alleged tire defect

Hinckley Allen represented Dynamic Tire Corporation, a distributor of various types of tires in North America, in a lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California where the plaintiffs alleged that certain special t…

Case Study

Hinckley Allen helps Law Warehouses Inc. reach $2.5 million settlement

Hinckley Allen attorneys Christopher H.M. Carter and Daniel M. Deschenes represented Law Warehouses, Inc. (LWI) in a lawsuit against the New Hampshire State Liquor Commission (NHSLC), which agreed to pay a $2.5 million settlement to LWI. This settlement is…

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News & Insight

Firm News

Litigation Partner Matthew M. Garrett Joins Hinckley Allen as Firm Expands to Chicago

January 15, 2020

Hinckley Allen today announced that Matthew M. Garrett will join the Firm as a Partner in the Litigation group. Garrett, along with Counsel Christopher M. Dely and paralegal Megan A. Oakley, will continue to practice in Chicago, where Hinckley Allen will e…

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Hinckley Allen Expands Partnership, Elevating Ryan M. Gainor to Partner

January 8, 2020

Hinckley Allen today announced that Ryan M. Gainor has been elevated to Partner. Ryan assumed his new position effective January 1, 2020.“Ryan has all the qualities that we value in our lawyers at Hinckley Allen,” said David J. Rubin, Managing Partner …

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With Overturned $6.5M Verdict, Hinckley Allen IP Attorneys Score Another Win in 2019

January 13, 2020

Among the small cadre of intellectual property attorneys in Rhode Island, Christine K. Bush and Craig M. Scott have notched many successes during their two decades of practicing law together, and 2019 was no exception.The duo secured notable wins across th…

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Connecticut Wage Legislation for Tipped Employees

December 20, 2019

On December 18, 2019, the Connecticut General Assembly convened for a one-day special session, during which it passed a new bipartisan wage bill for tipped employees.As is common practice in many states, Connecticut permits employers of tipped employees to…

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