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Michael S Appel

Michael S Appel

Practice areas:

Defective and Dangerous Products, Medical Malpractice

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Defective and Dangerous Products: 75%
  2. Medical Malpractice: 25%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Serena D. Madar

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Contact Info

Sugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, PC

101 Merrimac Street
Boston, MA, 02114-4724



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Rating PreeminentMartindale-Hubbell2015
AssociateAmerican Board of Trial Advocates2015
Best Lawyers - Personal Injury LitigationThe Best Lawyers in America2015
Super LawyerBoston Magazine2014
Litigation StarBenchmark Litigation2013
First Circuit Litigation StarBenchmark Appellate2013
Super LawyerBoston Magazine2009
Top 100 Attorneys in MassachusettsBoston Magazine Super Lawyer2008
New England Super LawyerBoston Magazine2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerSugarman, Rogers, Barshak & Cohen, PC1984 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boston Bar Association, Tort CommitteeFormer ChairN/A
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysMemberN/A
American Association for JusticeMemberN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Columbia UniversityN/AMA - Masters1970
Syracuse UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1968