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Founded in 1995, Governo Law Firm has earned an outstanding reputation as an elite law firm with the talent, determination, and resources to deliver superior results. We specialize in the defense of cases involving complex technical, scientific, medical, and legal issues. This specialty brings us clients in a variety of areas: toxic tort, environmental, pollution, construction, real estate, products liability, premises liability, cyber liability, data privacy, and mass disasters.

Our team includes attorneys with diverse backgrounds, outstanding experience, and achievements. We are united by a bold and creative spirit and are committed to serving our clients. What sets Governo Law Firm apart is two-fold: (1) how well we understand each client's needs, and (2) what we actually do with this information to accomplish our client's goals. We assess the key factual, legal, and political implications to identify and recommend the ideal strategy to achieve optimal results. Our comprehensive risk management counseling is based on a thorough, nuanced, multi-dimensional approach rooted in sophisticated legal analysis and practical problem-solving.

In addition to defending individuals and companies in our home state of Massachusetts, we represent clients throughout the northeast and nationally. Our attorneys are licensed to practice in:

  • Connecticut
  • England
  • Kentucky
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • New York
  • Rhode Island
  • Tennessee
  • Wales
  • Washington, DC

Our commitment to staying on the cutting edge of legal, medical, technical, scientific, political, business, and even social developments is unparalleled and is evidenced by the many continuing education programs taught by our attorneys. We regularly publish articles and give national and local presentations on the topics most important to our clients. We have attained Martindale-Hubbell's highest rating (AV), and many of our attorneys have received the prestigious honor of being selected as New England Super Lawyers and Rising Stars.

Simply put, Governo Law Firm's philosophy is straightforward: each client deserves the best result and we deliver it.

Current Headlines
10/23/2014: National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week – October 19 - 25, 2014
This year's National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week theme, "Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future," will focus on the importance of the many ways parents can reduce a child's exposure to lead and ...
10/21/2014: Researchers Identify Technique to Make Carbon Nanotubes Safer
One of the most promising new nanomaterials, multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) has been limited in its use and application due to its tendency to cause respiratory injury, in a manner similar to ...
10/14/2014: Learn How to Win Trials and Mediations at the DRI Asbestos Medicine Conference in November
David Governo will be presenting new jury research at the annual DRI Asbestos Medicine Conference. Mr. Governo will be on a panel on “Understanding Jurors’ Generational Differences to Win at Trials ...
10/9/2014: David Governo Speaks on Data Privacy and Cyber Liability at the FDCC Corporate Counsel Symposium
David Governo moderated the panel “Data Breaches; Data Privacy; Cyber Liability” at the 11th Annual FDCC Corporate Counsel Symposium (CCS) on September 18th in Phoenix, AZ. ...
9/18/2014: Naturally Occurring Asbestos: Public Health and Civil Litigation Considerations
Most people associate the term “asbestos” with an ingredient removed from commercial or building products years ago. Few think about in connection with hiking, horseback riding or gardening. Yet, ...
9/9/2014: Mr. Governo Appointed as Voting Member of ASTM’s Nanotechnology Committee
Mr. Governo has been appointed to the role of voting member of the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) Committee E56 on Nanotechnology.
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