Locke Lord LLP

Locke Lord is a full-service law firm of 20 offices designed to meet clients’ needs around the world. The Firm has a history that spans more than 130 years and is a leader in the middle market sector in numerous industries. Among our many strong practice areas are mergers and acquisitions, corporate and finance transactions, private equity, appellate, aviation, bankruptcy/restructuring/insolvency, business litigation and dispute resolution, class action litigation, consumer finance, employee benefits, energy, environmental, financial services, fund formation, health care and life sciences, insurance and reinsurance, intellectual property, international, labor and employment, privacy and cybersecurity, public finance, public law, real estate, regulatory, tax, technology, telecommunications, venture capital, and white collar criminal defense and internal investigations.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update

Alabama has taken a significant step toward legalizing medical marijuana. Last week, the Alabama Senate passed a bill by a 17-6 vote that would create a process for prescribing medical marijuana to patients with certain enumerated conditions.

Legal Update

In a case with implications for director and officer protections, and of particular relevance to principals of private equity firms, the Delaware Superior Court recently denied two former directors coverage under a D&O insurance policy.

Legal Update

On January 10, 2019, Massachusetts Governor Baker signed “An Act relative to consumer protection from security breaches", which added new requirements and obligations for companies that experience a data breach.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Massachusetts - U.S.A.

Boston

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

North America

United States 
California - U.S.A.,
Los Angeles San Francisco
Connecticut - U.S.A.,
Hartford Stamford
District of Colombia - U.S.A., Washington
Florida - U.S.A.,
Miami West Palm Beach
Georgia - U.S.A., Atlanta
Illinois - U.S.A., Chicago
Louisiana - U.S.A., New Orleans
New Jersey - U.S.A., Morristown
New York - U.S.A., New York City
Ohio - U.S.A., Cincinnati
Rhode Island - U.S.A., Providence
Texas - U.S.A.,
Austin Dallas Houston

Europe

England, London

Asia-Pacific

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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Andy Anderson Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 239 0223
Allison Arbizu Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Ted Augustinos Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 860 541 7710
Peter Barrett Providence, Rhode Island - U.S.A.
Sandra Bettencourt Hong Kong, Hong Kong +1 617 951 2222
David Bogan Hartford, Connecticut - U.S.A.
Karen Booth Hartford, Connecticut - U.S.A. +1 860 541 7714
Paulette Brown Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Kristen Bugaris Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Andrew Capalbo Providence, Rhode Island - U.S.A. +1 401 455 7646
Gina Carriuolo +1 617 517 5575
James Channo London, England +208 871 9042
Jaremi Chilton San Francisco, California - U.S.A. +1 415 318 8805
Jerry Clements Austin, Texas - U.S.A. +1 512 305 4723
Maria Coviello Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Matthew Dallett Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Joe Farside Providence, Rhode Island - U.S.A. +1 401 455 7648
Benjamin Ferrucci Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 239 0862
Sean Fifield Los Angeles, California - U.S.A. +1 213 687 6718
Christopher Flanagan Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 239 0485
Megan Forbes Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Karl Fryzel Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 517 5577
Douglas Gray Providence, Rhode Island - U.S.A. 401.276.6673
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Thomas (Jeff) Jefferson Providence, Rhode Island - U.S.A. +1 401 276 6417
Stanley Keller Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Bradley Knapp Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. 5045585210
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Barbara Lee Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Alan Levin Hartford, Connecticut - U.S.A.
Lorne McDougall Hong Kong, Hong Kong +1 852 3150 1900
John McKnight Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 214-740-8675
Maureen McNair Chicago, Illinois - U.S.A. +1 312 201 2376
Matthew McTygue Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 239 0494
Stephen Meredith Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Brandan Montminy Dallas, Texas - U.S.A. 214-740-8445
Amanda Murphy Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Stephen Murphy Washington, District of Colombia - U.S.A. +1 202 478 7376
Philip O'Neill
Sarah Pearce London, England
Patrick Peng Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 852 3150 1936
Greg Ploussios Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Glenn Pudelka Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Rory Radding New York, New York - U.S.A. +1 212 912 2858
Walter Reed Providence, Rhode Island - U.S.A. +1 401 276 6647
Mark Schreiber +1 617 239 0585
Maria Scungio +1 212 912 2909
Albert Sokol +1 617 951 2237
H. Straat Tenney New York, New York - U.S.A. +1 212 912 2915
Emily Vodek Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Jay Wager Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 951 2227
David Weild New York, New York - U.S.A.
John Whitlock Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A.
Jonathan Young Boston, Massachusetts - U.S.A. +1 617 239 0367