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Gilbert Richard Hoy Jr

Gilbert Richard Hoy Jr

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Car Accidents, Birth Injury, Brain Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Discrimination, Motorcycle Accident, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Sexual Harassment

About Me

Our Boston personal injury law office is a team of some of the most respected injury lawyers in Massachusetts who have been personally selected by Attorney Hoy from some of Boston's best law firms because of their exceptional skill, experience and expertise in Massachusetts personal injury law and litigation. Our personal injury lawyers have been honored as Massachusetts Super Lawyers, New England Super Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America.


Our highly skilled Boston, MA lawyer advocates are available 24/7 and will work tirelessly for you. Our expert Massachusetts attorney specialists are just a phone call away. Call 617-787-3700. Free consultation.

Please contact our Boston, MA law office now to schedule a confidential meeting to discuss your personal needs at 617-787-3700 or email us at Free consultation. We will travel to you.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Personal Injury: 20%
    31 years
  2. Car Accidents: 10%
    31 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 10%
    31 years
  4. Sexual Harassment: 5%
    31 years
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Contingent (33%)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

60 total 

  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Hoy. Very knowledgeable and caring attorney who achieves great results in representing clients! I want all people to contact him for help.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • L. Vincent Ramunno Jr.

    I strongly endorse this lawyer. He's tough, smart and capable.


    L. Ramunno Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
magna cum laudeBoston University1978

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
SelectmanTown of Brookline1996 - 2008
OwnerLaw Offices of Gilbert R. Hoy, Jr. and Affiliates1996 - 2013
Senior Litigation AssociateGaston & Snow (Boston)1987 - 1992
Associate AttorneyPillsbury Winthrop (formerly Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam and Roberts, New York )1986 - 1987
Associate Litigation AttorneyLord, Bissell & Brook (Chicago)1984 - 1986


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Boston Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysMemberN/A
Brookline Democratic Town CommitteeMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
State of Indiana v. Dynamics Corporation of AmericaIndiana Anti-Takeover Statute Upheld for the First Time
International Paper Company v. Town of Jay, MaineWin
Greenwood Trust Company v. Commonwealth of MassachusettsWin

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Publication NameTitleDate
Current Developments in Trademark Law and Unfair CompetitionDevelopments in the Doctrine of Functionality1984


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Georgetown UniversityGovernmentMA - Masters1980
Boston UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1978

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Massachusetts State House Public HearingState Aid2007