August 20, 2018

Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. is happy to announce that we are continuing to grow.

Attorney Kathleen Greeley, a former Managing Attorney for AIG House Counsel has joined the firm.  Kathy is a graduate of Boston College and New England School of Law.  She has concentrated her practice in insurance defense for the past several years.  She is admitted to practice in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

In addition,  Attorney Ann Marie Paglia has joined the firm.  Ann Marie is a well-known  defense Attorney.  She is a graduate of Roger Williams University and Roger Williams School of Law.  She is admitted to practice  in MA, RI and CT.  Ann Marie also has experience in the Defense Base Act and Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act.

We are looking forward to working with Kathy and Ann Marie, both seasoned and well respected Attorneys.  Please contact Kathy at 617-377-7900 or kgreeley@cfplawgroup.com and Ann Marie at 617-377-7900 or ampaglia@cfplawgroup.com.

In other news,  Calnan Freeley and Pellegrini, P.C. was recently appointed  to the AIG panel counsel list.

August 3, 2018

Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. is proud to announce founding Partner Shenan Pellegrini was recently appointed as Chairperson of the Worker’s Compensation Section of the Massachusetts Bar Association.

April 27, 2018

Gina L. Fleury, a law clerk at Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. was recently published in The Suffolk Journal of Trial & Appellate Advocacy,  Volume XXIII, 2017-2018, Issue 1.  Gina, who will graduate from Suffolk University Law School next month, wrote a case comment on Pena-Rodriguez v. Colorado, 137 S. Ct. 855 (2017) concerning the Sixth Amendment and the “no impeachment rule.”   Congratulations Gina.

March 30, 2018

Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. is proud and honored to announce that founding Partner Mary Ann Calnan was awarded the “James Garretson Advocacy Award” at the 2018 Annual Workers’ Compensation Bench/Bar Dinner.

The James Garretson Advocacy Award recognizes one member of the Workers’ Compensation Bar for excellence in the field, for professionalism in and out of the courtroom, and for fair and zealous advocacy on behalf of clients.

March 19, 2018

Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. is pleased to announce that Matthew M. Bailey, Esq. has joined the firm as an Associate.

Matthew comes to us from the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office.  He began his career at the DA’s Office after law school, and progressed to Supervising Assistant District Attorney at the Ayer and Somerville District Courts.  Matthew prosecuted over 40 jury trials,  and conducted investigations and presented matters to the Middlesex Grand Jury.  Matthew handled cases at all stages of litigation in multiple District Courts and Middlesex Superior Court.  He also wrote appellate briefs and argued before the Massachusetts Appeals Court.

Matthew is an honors graduate of the University of Michigan and graduated from Boston University School of Law where he won the Best Brief Award in the Edward C. Stone Moot Court Competition.  He may be reached at 617-377-7900 or mbailey@cfplawgroup.com

February 12, 2018

Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. are pleased to announce the that Attorney John Lang and Attorney Elisa Petrigliano have joined the firm.

Attorney Lang will join the firm in an Of Counsel position and will specialize in liability issues.  Attorney Lang is a graduate of College of the Holy Cross and Boston University School of Law. He has been defending insurers and self-insureds in Massachusetts for over 35 years. His civil litigation experience encompasses a wide variety of areas, including product liability, construction litigation, professional liability, municipal law, commercial litigation and subrogation. He has represented most of the major commercial insurers in the course of his career.

Mr. Lang has tried numerous cases in both state and federal courts throughout Massachusetts and has argued cases before the Massachusetts Appeals Court and the Supreme Judicial Court.

Mr. Lang was formerly a partner at the law firm of Driscoll, Gillespie & Stanton and subsequently a senior partner at the law firm of Stanton & Lang and subsequently founded his own practice Lang & Associates.  Attorney Lang can be reached at 617-377-7900 or jlang@cfplawgroup.com.

Attorney Elisa Petrigliano is a graduate of Rutgers University and a recent graduate of Suffolk University Law School where she graduated with a Concentration with Distinction in Labor & Employment Law.  She previously interned with the City of Boston Labor Relations department and also worked for Suffolk University’s Human Resource office in the area of employment law.  Attorney Petrigliano will concentrate her practice in worker’s compensation and employment law.  She may be reached at 617-377-7900 or epetrigliano@cfplawgroup.com.

February 7, 2018

Founding Partner Shenan Pellegrini gave a “Nuts and Bolts” Workers’ Compensation Seminar for Gould Institute and ABC Members.

February 2, 2018

Calnan, Freeley & Pellegrini, P.C. is certified by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Woman Business Enterprise WBE.