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Stephen D. Riden

Stephen D. Riden

Practice areas:

Litigation, Employment & Labor

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About Me

I am a partner with Beck Reed Riden LLP.


All of Beck Reed Riden LLP's lawyers have years of experience
working for big firms. Our new litigation boutique combines the skills,
experience, and judgment that can only be derived through years at top
law firms with the flexibility and value that can only be provided in a
small firm environment.

We work with clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups and

Beck Reed Riden LLP's practice areas are:

· Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution
· Management Side Labor and Employment
· Trade Secrets, Noncompetes, and Unfair Competition


Our specialties are:


· Copyright Litigation

· Trademark Litigation

· Healthcare Litigation

· Land Use Litigation

· Municipal Litigation

· Trade Secret Litigation and Counseling

· Noncompete Litigation and Counseling

· Unfair Competition Litigation and Counseling


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Litigation: 75%
  2. Employment & Labor: 25%

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Contact Info

Beck Reed Riden LLP

155 Federal Street
Suite 1302
Boston, MA, 02110-1254




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2009
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2008
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2007
Rising StarLaw & Politics Magazine2006
Rising StarBoston Magazine2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior CounselFoley & Lardner LLP2005 - 2010
ClerkMassachusetts Appeals Court2000 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boston Bar AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Massachusetts Lawyers WeeklyE-discovery Ruling Draws Bar’s Attention2009
Medical Records LawDisclosure of Medical Records — Responding to Requests2008


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Boston CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Ask the Attorneys: Noncompetes and Restrictive CovenantsNoncompete agreements2009
Medical Records LawPrivacy of medical records and related legal issues.2008
E-Discovery Preparedness and the Case for Information ManagementElectronic Discovery2008
Legal View of Data ComplianceElectronic Discovery2007
Discovery in Employment LitigationElectronic Discovery2006