Boston is one of the most vibrant and diverse business sectors on the East Coast, particularly in the technology, life sciences, and health care markets. With extensive national resources and diverse local talent, Foley’s Boston office is well-positioned to serve you in this dynamic and competitive market.

Our Boston attorneys have extensive experience in the areas of private equity and venture capital, mergers and acquisitions, litigation, health care, intellectual property, including intellectual property litigation, as well as the life sciences and technology industries. This experience complements many of Foley's strong national niche practice areas and industry teams, and enables us to address your legal needs from coast to coast.

Our Boston attorneys also are widely known for their work in following areas:

  • Federal and state tax
  • Incentive compensation and strategic alliances
  • Licensing, trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights, and patent litigation
  • Real estate
  • Securities

The success of these practices in our Boston office can be attributed to our attorneys' legal acumen as well as their “can-do” approach to client service. We draw on the depth of a national firm while maintaining a personal atmosphere, employing small teams of attorneys to focus on each client.

Our Boston attorneys are committed members of the business and civic community and support organizations that promote the greater good, including:

  • Acton Community Housing Corporation
  • Boston Public Library
  • The Celebrity Series
  • Citizens Schools
  • Habitat for Humanity North Central Massachusetts
  • Harvard University, Trial Practice Advocacy Program
  • Hungarian Honorary Consulate
  • MassChallenge
  • Pan-Massachusetts Challenge
  • The Second Step
  • Star House


Susan E. Pravda

Office Managing Partner

Lynn Herivaux

Director, Administration & Operations
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