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PDP Associate, Melissa Malloy, to speak at TKG’s Product Liability Litigation Live Webcast

The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Melissa M. Malloy, Associate, Pierce Davis & Perritano LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Product Liability Litigation: Practical Tips and Strategies LIVE Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Tuesday, February 05, 2019 at 12:00 […]

Pierce Davis & Perritano Ranked in U.S. News 2019 Best Law Firms

Pierce Davis & Perritano has been recognized by U.S. News – Best Law Firms for professional excellence. Firms included in the 2019 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. The 2019 Edition of “Best Law Firms” includes rankings in 75 national practice areas and 122 metropolitan-based practice […]

Pierce Davis & Perritano Attorneys Named to 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Star Lists

Pierce Davis & Perritano LLP is pleased to announce that nine of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Star lists. 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list: Joel F. Pierce; Personal Injury Products, Defense John J. Davis; State, Local & Municipal Judith A. Perritano; Personal Injury Products, Defense John J. Cloherty III; State, […]

Judith Perritano to Present at DRI Defense Lawyers Asbestos Symposium

Judith A. Perritano is presenting at DRI’s Defense Lawyers Asbestos Symposium on November 7, 2018 in Austin, TX. The Defense Lawyers Asbestos Symposium is a unique, exceptionally insightful “defense-only” seminar, where defense attorneys and clients share meaningful lessons from the past year. “Defense Strategies in a Post-OSHA Gasket and Packing Case” This presentation will discuss […]

Adam Simms Presents at the NBI’s Advanced Employment Law Seminar

Adam Simms recently presented at the National Business Institute’s “Advanced Employment Law: What You Need to Know” seminar. Adam, along with other distinguished faculty, provided valuable information about navigating the rapidly changing employment law landscape. The comprehensive, two-day seminar covered topics about discrimination and harassment claims, FMLA complications, navigating the ADA, enforceability of mandatory arbitration clauses, […]

PDP Celebrates its 20th Anniversary!

Pierce Davis & Perritano, founded in 1998, celebrates its 20th year in business. The three name partners, along with Elizabeth Fahey (now the Honorable Justice Fahey), joined by 10 associates, left a large firm to form their own. A hallmark of the firm has always been to provide excellent and responsive service to all of […]

PDP Partner Quoted in A.M. Best Article

Pierce Davis & Perritano partner John J. Cloherty III was recently quoted in an A.M. Best article titled “Pushing Back.” The article, which discusses the invention and implementation of an anti-cyberbullying app, draws quotes from John’s recent podcast: How Schools Can Prevent and Defend Against Bullying Claims .     Read the full article here!    

Adam Simms to Present at National Business Institute’s Advanced Employment Law Course October 1-2, 2018

Adam Simms will present “Retaliation Claim Legal Strategies: Defenses, Counter-Suits and More,” at the National Business Institute’s Advanced Employment Law course. DATE: October 1-2, 2018 LOCATION: Peabody, MA REGISTRATION: National Business Institute’s Advanced Employment Law PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Handle Employment Law Difficulties with Confidence Rapid employment law legislative and case law evolution has created complex legal questions for employers and […]

John Davis Selected to the 2019 Best Lawyers List

John J. Davis was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. This is the fourth year that John has been listed in the Employment Law – Management category. John is head of Pierce Davis & Perritano’s Governmental Liability and Civil Rights Practice Group. His practice focuses on the defense of cities, towns, and […]