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.


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

Hinckley Allen Team Fends off $1B False Claims Act Claim

Hinckley Allen client, SYNNEX Corp., a distributor of information technology products, prevailed in a False Claims Act case in which the plaintiff claimed that it violated the Trade Agreements Act when it sold products to the federal government as part of …

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Securing Enforcement of Freedom of Information Act Rights

When the nonprofit Center for Investigative Reporting’s newsgathering outlet Reveal was denied access to certain criminal file records, the Center called on Hinckley Allen for help. The nationally broadcast public radio show, podcast, and internet news p…

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Hinckley Allen Counsel Named Co-Chair of BBA Ethics Committee

September 15, 2021

Hinckley Allen is pleased to announce that Counsel Lauren E. Dwyer has been selected as a co-chair of the Boston Bar Association's Ethics Committee.The BBA Ethics Committee issues written opinions from time to time in response to members' questions and q…

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New Study Shows Legal Decision Makers Recommend Hinckley Allen

July 22, 2021

Hinckley Allen is among the nation’s “most recommended” law firms because of its superior client service, according to a new leading study of legal decision makers.BTI Most Recommended Law Firms 2021 draws on data collected in BTI Consulting Group’…

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Scrutiny on Foreign Influence Continues with Institutions in the “Hot Seat”

September 20, 2021

The Government’s increased scrutiny on potential foreign influence on U.S. based research remains in full force. While the federal government continues to prosecute individual scientists alleged to have received – and not disclosed – foreign support …


Unregistered M&A broker can’t enforce client contract

September 3, 2021

Partner Margaret "Peggy" Farrell offers her take on the latest EdgePoint Capital ruling, around a merger-and-acquisition broker’s failure to register as a broker-dealer rendered voidable a contract it entered to sell a client’s business in exchange for…

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