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.

Sub-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

Who's Who at Hinckley Allen: David A. Wollin

August 20, 2019

David is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer who regularly handles complex and novel commercial and tort disputes for publicly traded companies and private clients.How did you get involved in or what led you to this area of law?I was influenced by th…

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56 Hinckley Allen Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America 2020

August 15, 2019

Only one lawyer in each specialty in each region is honored as a “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers®. Since its first publication in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers compi…

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Publication

Rhode Island Noncompete Legislation

August 1, 2019

On July 15, 2019, Governor Gina Raimondo signed into law the Rhode Island Noncompetition Agreement Act ("the Act"). Rhode Island joins a growing list of states (including neighboring Massachusetts) that have enacted legislation to significantly restrict th…

Publication

FAQs on Massachusetts Paid Family Leave Law

June 17, 2019

On June 20, 2018, Governor Baker signed the Massachusetts Paid Family Leave (PFMLA) into law. Since then, the newly-created Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave published two sets of draft regulations on the PFMLA. In addition, last week Go…

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Event

Labor, Employment & Employee Benefits Law Seminar 2019

October 8, 2019

Join us at our Labor, Employment & Employee Benefits Law Seminar. Update your knowledge on a number of important issues and recent legislation in the ever-expanding area of law. Registration and Continental Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Seminar: 8…