New Hampshire, 2017
    Massachusetts, 2007

    U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire, 2018
    U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit, 2010
    U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 2009
    U.S. Supreme Court

Pauline A. Jauquet, Partner

Polly Jauquet is a partner with Smith Duggan. She has extensive experience in the litigation of claims before the Massachusetts Superior Court, United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and the Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents. Her practice focuses on art and cultural property, product liability, aviation law, premises liability, health care law and the defense of workers' compensation claims.

In the area of art and cultural property, she has assisted in the representation of universities and museums in the successful recovery of artwork and artifacts.  In major product liability cases, she has assisted during discovery and at trial in the defense of some of the world’s largest manufacturers and companies.  

Polly graduated cum laude from Suffolk University Law School in 2007 and obtained a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of WisconsinWhitewater.

  • Actively involved in crafting motions and pleadings that resulted in a temporary restraining order from the U.S. District Court for the District of Central California preventing the owner of an on-line auction from selling, transferring or reproducing documents from the confidential student file of the late John F. Kennedy, Jr.
  • Drafted motions and pleadings that resulted in the recovery in replevin in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia of a Civil War artifact unlawfully removed from a museum at an Ivy League university.
  • Represent major air lines in personal injury actions including defending against wrongful death claims and claims brought under the Montreal Convention

The Many Intersections Between Law and Medicine, Boston University  Evergreen Series for alumni and faculty emeriti, November 9, 2017