Lambert Named Chair of Litigation Department

(Boston, MA, February 1, 2021) – Sheehan Phinney has named shareholder Michael J. Lambert Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department. Lambert previously served on the firm’s five-person Management Committee as the ‘At Large’ member (Boston) for six years. As Chair of the Litigation Department, he will continue to serve on the Management Committee, and will also continue as the Head of the Boston office. Sheehan Phinney’s Management Committee oversees the administrative and business functions and strategic planning initiatives for the firm.

Firm President and Managing Director, David W. McGrath, stated “We appreciate Michael’s ongoing commitment and strong leadership to the firm. In his new role as Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Department, Michael will have primary responsibility for overseeing the continued growth of the department, while also participating in all aspects of firm management as a member of the Management Committee.”

Lambert has been with Sheehan Phinney since 1995 and represents clients throughout New England and nationally.  His practice includes providing legal counsel and advocacy for businesses and individuals and includes the areas of: employment law; entity formation and governance; disputes between co-owners of businesses; insurance coverage and defense; and contract negotiation, drafting and enforcement. He received his J.D., cum laude, from New England Law, Boston and his B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross. Lambert has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America ® for his work in Insurance Law.

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Sheehan Phinney is a full-service business law firm representing local, national and international clients with innovative approaches and practical solutions. Founded in 1937, Sheehan Phinney has grown to over 60 attorneys with five offices throughout New Hampshire and Massachusetts and is known for professional excellence, practical counsel and commitment to both its clients and the communities it serves. Sheehan Phinney is the exclusive member in New Hampshire of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of premier independent law firms.