BOSTON–LAWFUEL – Law News, Law Jobs –Foley Hoag LLP, a business law firm of 250 attorneys with offices in Boston and Washington, D.C., today announced the addition of Jack R. Pirozzolo as a partner in the firm’s Litigation Department.
Mr. Pirozzolo has 40 years of experience trying complex cases to courts and juries in state and federal courts throughout the United States. He specializes in business, patent, trademark, copyright and antitrust litigation, and has handled major malpractice, product liability and construction litigation. He has substantial experience in insurance coverage litigation, particularly litigation involving insurance coverage of environmentally impaired industrial sites and Superfund sites.
Mr. Pirozzolo joins Foley Hoag from Boston law firm Willcox, Pirozzolo & McCarthy, P.C., where he was a founding partner, focused on patent, antitrust, trademark and copyright litigation.
“We are very pleased to welcome an attorney of Jack’s stature to Foley Hoag,” said Michael B. Keating, chairman of the firm’s Litigation Department. “His wealth of litigation experience will prove invaluable in the complex and novel dispute resolution cases which are a particular strength of our practice.”
Mr. Pirozzolo earned his B.A. degree from Yale University and his LLB from Yale Law School. He served as law clerk for the Hon. Robert C. Zampano, U.S. District Court, Connecticut. His bar and court admissions include Massachusetts, Connecticut, the United States Supreme Court and the United States Courts of Appeal for the First, Second, Third and Federal Circuits.
Foley Hoag’s highly respected Litigation Department has been a recognized leader in New England for decades and is a cornerstone of the firm’s practice, providing clients a range of services aimed at preventing and resolving disputes. These services include pre-litigation investigation, prosecution and defense of claims at the trial level, among others.
About Foley Hoag
Foley Hoag provides comprehensive legal services to clients throughout the United States and around the world. We serve a wide range of industries including biopharma, energy and utilities, financial services, manufacturing, and technology. With 250 lawyers located in Boston, Washington, DC, and the Emerging Enterprise Center in Waltham, MA, we provide creative solutions and results-oriented advice in the areas of bankruptcy, restructuring and workouts; corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and IPOs; labor and employment; litigation; environmental issues and land use; government strategies; intellectual property; tax, trusts and estates; and white collar and business crimes. As a member of Lex Mundi, the global network of independent law firms, we ensure that our clients have access to high-quality legal advice regardless of how far their businesses take them. For more information, visit www.foleyhoag.com.