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40 Westminster Street, Suite 201
Providence, Rhode Island 02903
Telephone: 401-421-1238
Fax: 781-658-2532
E-Mail: dzizik@sulloway.com
www.sulloway.com
Practice Areas
About Us
Additional Locations
Client Information
Personnel
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Established: 1852

Practice Areas
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Bad Faith
  • Insurance Defense
  • Professional Liability
  • Automobile
  • Construction
  • General Liability
  • Liquor Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Toxic Torts
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Antitrust
  • Labor and Employment
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Fire Loss
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Aviation
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
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About Us
Sulloway & Hollis, P.L.L.C. has received the highest ("AV") rating from Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, and is listed in Best's Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys. Its attorneys are members of the most highly respected defense trial organizations in the world, including the Association of Defense Trial Attorneys; DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar; the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel; The Harmonie Group; and the International Association of Defense Counsel.

Our Firm works with a diverse group of clients throughout the United States and Canada. Those clients include individuals, corporations, insurance companies, non-profit organizations, educational institutions, health care institutions, municipalities, self-insured businesses and third-party administrators in most areas of civil trial practice, dispute counseling and claims resolution. Our lawyers have experience in cases involving complex business, commercial and tort litigation arising from commercial and business disputes, complex personal injuries, auto and trucking accidents, claims of insurer bad faith, fraudulent insurance claims, insurance coverage issues, products liability, environmental and hazardous waste, professional liability, and class actions.

Our lawyers regularly appear on behalf of a diverse client base in the trial and appellate courts of New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. The Firm provides regional representation to several national firms.

Sulloway & Hollis, P.L.L.C. is committed to efficient, result-oriented case handling and administration. The Firm's lawyers have a native understanding of the culture and court practices in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Because of our membership in the nation's elite defense counsel organizations, we work with a broad network of attorneys who can protect our clients' interests anywhere in the United States and throughout the world on short notice, and at a reasonable cost.
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Additional Locations
Boston, Massachusetts
265 Franklin Street, Suite 1702
Boston, Massachusetts 02110
Telephone: 781-320-5401
Fax: 781-658-2532
Needham, Massachusetts
50 Cabot Street, Suite 204
Needham, Massachusetts 02494
Telephone: 781-320-5401
Fax: 781-320-5444
Portland, Maine
477 Congress Street, 5th Floor
Portland, Maine 04104
Telephone: 603-223-2831
Fax: 603-226-2405
Concord, New Hampshire
9 Capitol Street
Concord, New Hampshire 03301
Telephone: 603-223-2831
Fax: 603-226-2405
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
Acadia Insurance CompanyAdmiral Insurance Company
Aetna Casualty and Surety CompanyAIG
Allied Adjustment ServiceASU Risk Management Services, Ltd.
AXA Global Risks US Insurance CompanyBoston Mutual Life Insurance Company
CGU Insurance CompanyChubb Group of Insurance Companies
Church Mutual Insurance CompanyCNA Insurance Companies
Crawford & CompanyExxon Risk Management Services, Inc.
Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.Grinnell Mutual Group
Hanover Insurance CompanyThe Harleysville Insurance
Kemper Insurance CompaniesLiberty Mutual Insurance Company
Lumber Insurance CompaniesMeadowbrook Insurance Group
Metropolitan Property and Casualty Insurance CompanyNational Grange Mutual Insurance Company
Naughton Insurance, Inc.Nautilus Insurance Company
New York Casualty Insurance CompanyOld Republic Insurance Company
Orion Specialty Group, Inc.Penn-America Insurance Company
Philadelphia Insurance CompanySun Life Assurance Company of Canada
Travelers Property Casualty Insurance CompanyUnited Services Automobile Association (USAA)
UPC InsuranceUtica National Insurance Group
Vermont Mutual Insurance CompanyWorcester Insurance Company
Non-Insurance Clients
Atlantic Richfield CompanyBlack & Decker
Borg-Warner Protective Services CorporationButterworth & O'Toole, Inc.
CNG Transmission CorporationColonial Gas Company
Conair CorporationCumberland Farms, Inc.
Dean FoodsDrug, Cosmetic and Beauty Trades Service, Inc.
Eastman Kodak CompanyEquiva Services LLC/Motiva
FedEx Office and Print Services, Inc.Fresenius Medical Care - North America
Frito-Lay, Inc.Liberty International Canada
Milton CATShell Oil Company
United Road Towing, Inc.Warren Petroleum Company, Limited Partnership
Wells Fargo Alarm Services, Inc.
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Personnel Information

David W. Zizik
Providence, RI, Boston, MA & Needham, MA
Telephone:401-421-1238
E-Mail:dzizik@sulloway.com
Admitted
  • Massachusetts, 1979
  • Rhode Island, 1980
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2011
Memberships:
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • DRI - The Voice of the Defense Bar (Board of Directors, 2012-2015; Chair, Law Practice Management Committee, 2008-2010)
  • Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (President, 2013-2014)
  • Defense Counsel of Rhode Island
  • Minority Counsel to the Rhode Island Senate (1981)
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
  • International Association of Defense Counsel
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Boston College, A.B. (magna cum laude), 1976
  • Boston College, J.D. (magna cum laude), 1979
Born:1954
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Kevin C. Cain
Providence, RI, Boston, MA & Needham, MA
Telephone:781-320-5441
E-Mail:kcain@sulloway.com
Admitted
  • Massachusetts, 1987
  • Rhode Island, 1988
  • California, 1998
  • U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island, 1989
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York, 1996
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeal for the Federal Circuit, 2005
Memberships:
  • American, Massachusetts and Rhode Island Bar Associations
  • State Bar of California
  • Aircraft Owners and Pilot Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • American Arbitration Association
  • Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association
Education:
  • Boston College, B.S., 1984
  • Boston College Law School, J.D. (cum laude), 1987
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Matthew B. DiMario
Providence, RI, Boston, MA & Needham, MA
Telephone:401-421-3583
E-Mail:mdimario@sulloway.com
Admitted
  • Rhode Island, 2010
  • Massachusetts, 2011
Memberships:
  • American and Rhode Island Bar Associations
Education:
  • University of Rhode Island, B.A. Political Science, 2004
  • University of Rhode Island, M.S., 2007
  • Roger Williams University School of Law, J.D., 2010
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Additional Links
Rhode Island Insurance Law Digest
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(Revisors of the Rhode Island Insurance Law Digest for this Publication)