Insurance Law

Insurance Law Group

Boyle | Shaughnessy Law Insurance Law Group handles insurance coverage disputes of all kinds, including providing detailed coverage opinions, responding to allegations of bad faith conduct under G.L. c. 93A or 176D, interpreting contractual provisions relative to insurance, and litigating personal injury, bad faith, and declaratory judgment actions from both sides of the table. We frequently provide guidance and representation to local, regional, national, and international insurers, including excess insurers, self-insured corporations, and claimants. We have successfully resolved a broad range of coverage matters, including class action lawsuits and appellate cases in State and Federal Courts.

The Attorneys at Boyle | Shaughnessy Law use their expertise in several practice areas to enhance the firm’s insurance practice and to achieve favorable results in cases involving the insurance aspects of motor vehicle accidents, construction defects and accidents, commercial general liability, contract disputes, intellectual property issues, directors and officers disputes, environmental litigation, and more.

With over 25 years of experience handling insurance matters, our attorneys have both observed and guided the evolution of modern insurance law, arguing before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and Appeals Court, the New Hampshire Supreme Court, the Rhode Island Supreme Court, and the First Circuit Court of Appeals. The Attorneys at Boyle | Shaughnessy Law frequently author articles addressing issues of insurance coverage and the defense of bad faith actions. Boyle | Shaughnessy Law’s Insurance Coverage group has the in-depth working knowledge, frequently provides advisory opinions regarding personal lines and commercial insurance policies. Boyle | Shaughnessy Law provided effective and efficient service to its clients, and has proven to be a leader in the industry throughout New England.



Appeals Court Affirms Dismissal of Claims Against Insurer

Tanya T. Austin, Peter L. Bosse

Declaratory Judgment – Foundation Collapse

Ashley A. Noel

Summary Judgment – Claims Handling

Matthew H. Greene

Summary Judgment – Duties of Excess Insurance Carriers

Tanya T. Austin, Michael C. Palermo

Appeals Court Decision

Tanya T. Austin, Peter L. Bosse

Appellate Decision

Appellate Decision

Declaratory Judgment

Ashley A. Noel, Timothy R. Scannell

Insurance Coverage – Business Dispute

Jeffrey E. Dolan, Ashley A. Noel, Timothy R. Scannell

Insurance Coverage – General Contractor

Kevin R. Kratzer, Ashley A. Noel

John T. Callahan & Sons, Inc. v. Worcester Insurance Company

Aaron R. White

Global Decision

Aaron R. White

Breach of Contract / Bad Faith

Ashley A. Noel

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We invite you to contact our office to learn more about our services, and to discover further information about our attorneys and services. Our team looks forward to serving your needs in the future.


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100 Front Street, Worcester, MA 01608, USA

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