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Robert M. McGill

Robert M. McGill

Practice areas:

Litigation, Business, Ethics & Professional Responsibility, Probate, Employment & Labor

About Me

Mr. McGill is the principal and founder of The McGill Law Firm.  He
specializes his practice in the areas of complex litigation,
professional responsibility and employment law.  Mr. McGill’s clients have
included individual attorneys and AmLaw 100 law firms, corporations, LLC/LLPs, private schools and universities,
small business owners, landlords, property owners, and professional
liability insurance companies.  Mr. McGill has litigated disputes in state and
federal court including professional malpractice, complex antitrust,
construction, employment, trustee/fiduciary, probate, copyright, patent
and insurance disputes.  Mr. McGill has also represented attorneys in
disciplinary proceedings before the Massachusetts Board of Bar

Prior to founding The McGill Law Firm, Rob
practiced class action and antitrust law with Hagens Berman Sobol
Shapiro LLP in Cambridge, MA, and was a member of the business
litigation and professional liability practice groups at Sherin and
Lodgen LLP in Boston, MA.



Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 25%
  2. Business: 25%
  3. Litigation: 25%
  4. Probate: 15%
  5. Employment & Labor: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • John Nathan Cole

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Contact Info

The McGill Law Firm

535 Boylston Street
8th Floor
Boston, MA, 02116




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarMassachusetts Super Lawyers2012

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyHagens Berman Sobol Shapiro, LLP2009 - 2011
AssociateSherin & Lodgen, LLP2006 - 2009
Law ClerkMassachusetts Superior Court2005 - 2006
Litigation ParalegalHill & Barlow, A Professional Corporation2000 - 2002
Research AnalystMassachusetts House of Representatives, Joint Committee on Commerce & Labor1997 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Boston Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston College Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of Massachusetts at AmherstPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Lifecycle of Attorneys' Fee Disputes: From Managing Client Expectations to CollectionsAttorney Fees2012
Practical Advice for Avoiding Malpractice Claims and BBO ComplaintsLegal Malpractice2011