Thomas F. Maffei is a partner in the firm’s Litigation department. Tom
has extensive experience in civil litigation, including legal
malpractice cases, bar disciplinary matters, business litigation cases,
insurance defense and coverage matters and construction cases. He often
acts as a mediator or arbitrator and has been retained as an expert
witness on civil litigation and legal ethics issues.
Tom is a Fellow of
the American College of Trial lawyers and is listed in Top 100 New
England Super Lawyers, New England’s Best Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America.
Tom teaches professional responsibility at Boston College Law
School and Suffolk Law School. He has also lectured and written
extensively on a variety of legal topics concerning litigation, trial
practice, professional ethics and lawyer discipline issues.
Prior to joining the firm, Tom practiced law at his own firm,
Griesinger, Tighe & Maffei, LLP., Prior to June 2000, Tom spent
almost thirty years at one of Boston’s large law firms, where he was a
partner in litigation.
Following his graduation from Boston College Law School in 1971, Tom
served as law clerk to the Honorable Edward F. Hennessy, Chief Justice
of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.