Mr. Boylan is a shareholder in the Firm’s Litigation Group. He is a lawyer with twenty-five years of experience in complex civil litigation and trials.
He represents private individuals and businesses involved in high-stakes litigation in Massachusetts, involving corporate officers and directors, business owners, general and limited partners, and national and local banks.
Since 1998 Mr. Boylan has been “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell. AV is the highest rating available and signifies preeminence in adherence to professional and ethical standards.
Mr. Boylan is named in 2008 and prior years as a Massachusetts and New England “Super Lawyer” by Law & Politics magazine in the practice areas of general litigation, business litigation, and intellectual property litigation.
He is listed as a top business litigator for Massachusetts in Law and Politics' March 2009 Corporate Counsel edition which focuses on Business Litigation and International Law.
Languages Spoken: French, English, Spanish, Turkish
Licensed since 1978
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Attorney Boylan is an aggressive, persistent and dedicated lawyer. I respect his perspectives on many areas of law. Mr. Boylan is an experienced lawyer who is well respected in the legal community. I endorse this lawyer without reservation .
Jennifer Wang Criminal Defense Attorney
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2014|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2014|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2013|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2012|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2011|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2010|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2009|
|Top Business Litigator||Law & Politics Magazine, Corporate Counsel edition||2009|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2008|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2007|
|Massachusetts Super Lawyer||Massachusetts Super Lawyers||2005|
|Director, Shareholder||LeClairRyan, Boston, Massachusetts||2007 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Dartmouth Lawyers Association||Member||1995 - Present|
|Charlesview Inc||Counsel to Board of Directors (pro bono)||1995 - 2006|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||1981 - Present|
|Boston Bar Association||Member||1980 - Present|
|Maritime Law Association of the United States||Proctor||1978 - Present|
|Columbia Law School Alumni||Member||1977 - Present|
|American Arbitration Association||Panelist||N/A|
|Wyler v Silent Systems et al.||defense verdicts.|
|Stop and Shop v Fisher||Judgment for defendant.|
|Court Appointed Receiver v. Bank||Defense verdict after 15 day trial|
|I do not speak to press for attribution as to any of my cases. Confidentiality interest of the client is more important.||i do not speak to the press for attribution as to any of my cases.||2009|
|Columbia University School of Law||litigation||JD - Juris Doctor||1977|
|Dartmouth College||Philosophy . Rufus Choate Scholar [four years}||B. A. summa cum laude;||1972|
|CLE - trial evidence issues||trial evidence, personal injury law, fiduciary duty; laibilities of officers and directors. .||2006|