Advantage Smith Duggan

For a quarter century, Smith Duggan lawyers have been providing clients with effective legal services in the courtroom and the boardroom. Our clients range from large multinationals to family businesses to individuals. We take pride in representing each with passion and integrity. Every client receives personal attention from experienced and accomplished attorneys, yielding optimal results in the shortest time.

Meet Attorney

Paul Alan Rufo

Mr. Rufo has advised an array of clients in matters involving the acquisition and sale of real estate, as well as financing, use, and leasing; the prosecution and defense of complex commercial lawsuits and personal injury litigation; and various... [ read more  ]

Firmwide News

Smith Duggan Once Again Named as a "Best Law Firm" by U.S. News & World Report. Six Lawyers Also Recognized by "Super Lawyers" and Eleven Partners Receive Highest Rating from Martindale-Hubbell [ read more  ]

Smith Duggan Partners Recognized in the 2019 Edition of "The Best Lawyers® in America" [ read more  ]

Barbara Buell and Gerard Butler Address the Massachusetts Society for Healthcare Risk Management [ read more  ]

Featured Results

Governo and DePalo Secure Defense Verdict in Massachusetts' First Ever Joint Asbestos-Tobacco Trial [ read more  ]

Smith Duggan Prevails in Federal Court for Major Cruise Line [ read more  ]

Smith Duggan Prevails in Federal Court for Travel Agency and Tour Operator [ read more  ]

Legal Alerts

January 2019 Asbestos Quarterly Litigation Newsletter [ read more  ]

Copyright Case Study: NO RESPECT for the QUEEN of SOUL [ read more  ]

Massachusetts Enacts New Restrictions on Non-Competition Agreements [ read more  ]