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General Defense
250 Summer Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02210Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 617-439-7500
Fax: 617-439-7590
Toll Free: 800-977-8050
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Established: 1948

Practice Areas
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Appellate
  • Arson
  • Aviation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Fraud
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor and Employment
  • Maritime
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Tort
  • Transportation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Elder Law/Nursing Home
  • Financial Institutions Litigation Group
  • Governmental/Municipal Liability
  • Higher Education Law
  • Hospital
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Special Education/School Law
  • Technology Litigation
  • Liability Defense
  • Commerical Financing
  • Corporate
  • Executive Retention and Severance
  • Healthcare Law
  • Insurance Agents and Brokers Business Law and Regulatory Matters
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About Us
The Insurance, Reinsurance, and Defense and Litigation practices of Morrison Mahoney are organized to provide seamless representation to its clients in all facets of insurance defense, coverage and reinsurance advice, drafting, arbitration, litigation, and appeals. Partners and associates in each of our offices are called upon to respond to the most urgent issues facing the insurance industry on a national and international basis, bringing a depth and quality of experience that is unmatched. The core goal and mission of the firm is to assist our clients in developing strategies to resolve claims or other complex issues, realizing that the litigation option is only one of a number of avenues available in creating a resolution plan.

The services that our firm provides include:

Early Analysis and Development of Strategies to respond in an effective and efficient way when claims are first presented with a goal of minimizing claim resolution costs

Litigating Complex Insurance Claims in state and federal courts, as well as in domestic and international arbitrations

Monitoring and Advising Insurers, both primary and excess, with respect to high-exposure cases

Serving as Appellate Counsel in matters that present important and precedent-setting issues

Handling Reinsurance Claims for both ceding companies and reinsurers, including arbitration and litigation where necessary

Drafting Insurance Policies and Procedures intended to assess current exposures and reduce the potential for future litigation

Our insurance and reinsurance attorneys have an extensive and distinguished record of speaking and publishing on cutting-edge issues of concern to insurance professionals. In addition, Morrison Mahoney attorneys play a leading role in such important industry organizations as the Defense Research Institute, CPCU, the International Association of Defense Counsel, the Professional Liability Underwriters Society, the Property Loss Research Bureau, and the Massachusetts Reinsurance Bar Association.

For more information about how we can assist you, please contact any of our insurance and reinsurance attorneys.
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Additional Locations
Fall River, Massachusetts
10 North Main Street
Fall River, Massachusetts 02720
Telephone: 508-677-3100
Springfield, Massachusetts
Tower Square
1500 Main Street, Suite 2400
Springfield, Massachusetts 01115
Telephone: 413-737-4373
Worcester, Massachusetts
446 Main Street, Suite 1010
Worcester, Massachusetts 01608-2804
Telephone: 508-757-7777
Providence, Rhode Island
10 Weybosset Street, Suite 900
Providence, Rhode Island 02903
Telephone: 401-331-4660
Hartford, Connecticut
One Constitution Plaza, 10th Floor
Hartford, Connecticut 06103
Telephone: 860-616-4441
Stamford, Connecticut
Four Stamford Plaza
107 Elm Street, Suite 403
Stamford, Connecticut 06902
Telephone: 203-965-4900
Manchester, New Hampshire
1001 Elm Street, Suite 304
Manchester, New Hampshire 03101
Telephone: 603-622-3400
New York, New York
120 Broadway, Suite 1010
New York, New York 10271
Telephone: 212-825-1212
Parsippany, New Jersey
Waterview Plaza
2001 U.S. Highway 46
Parsippany, New Jersey 07054
Telephone: 973-257-3526
London, United Kingdom
1 Cornhill
London, United Kingdom EC3V 3ND
Telephone: 011-44-020-7-663-5629
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Client Information
Representative Insurance Clients
CNA Insurance CompanySwiss Re
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Personnel Information
Managing Partner
Scott D. Burke
Boston, MA
  • Massachusetts, 1987
  • New York, 1988
  • New Hampshire, 2004
  • University of Massachusetts, B.S., 1984
  • Georgetown University, J.D., 1987
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