Adam R. Doherty is a trial lawyer and Co-Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department. Adam represents clients in complex business litigation in state and federal courts, including contract disputes, shareholder/LLC member disputes, claims brought pursuant to unfair and deceptive trade practice statutes, securities actions, intellectual property matters and class actions. Adam has extensive experience litigating cases in court and through arbitration and mediation. He also regularly counsels sports organizations, leagues and players on a wide-range of issues.

Adam also has a broad range of experience in reinsurance and insurance coverage, including property and casualty, media liability, disability, accident and health, and environmental and toxic tort claims.

Prior to joining the firm in 2007, Adam served as a law clerk in the coverage group of a major property and casualty insurer. He graduated magna cum laude from New England School of Law where he received a full merit scholarship, was recognized as a New England Scholar, and served as an editor of the New England Law Review.



  • New England School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2007
  • Bridgewater State College, B.S., magna cum laude, 2004

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Reinsurance Bar Association