Doug is a trial attorney who focuses on civil litigation in various areas of general and professional liability and handles matters throughout all of Massachusetts and Rhode Island.

His experience includes handling high exposure personal injury cases; traumatic brain injuries; wrongful death; insurer related bad faith claims; construction disputes; products liability and professional liability matters representing architects and engineers, medical professionals and private investigators.

Prior to joining the firm, Doug was a Superior Court Law Clerk for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He has also worked in the finance industry, working as a Mutual Fund Account Controller for State Street Corporation.

Additionally, he also has a background in law enforcement and investigations, working as a civilian investigator in the Cold Case Squad of the Boston Police Homicide Unit, and in the fingerprint unit at the Massachusetts State Police Crime Laboratory.  Doug utilizes this investigative experience in advising clients and litigating matters.

Noteworthy Accomplishments, Honors & Awards

  • First chaired numerous jury trials
  • Experienced in mediation and arbitration of civil matters
  • Represented numerous insurance companies in connection with first and third party bad faith litigation
  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Defense Counsel of Rhode Island
  • B.S., summa cum laude — Northeastern University
  • M.S. — Northeastern University
  • J.D., cum laude — Suffolk University Law School