One Beacon Street
Suite 1320
Boston, MA 02108

T 617.720.5090
F 617.720.5092


155 South Main Street
Suite 102
Providence, RI 02903
T 401.454.0400
F 401.454.0404

Real-world experience for real-world challenges. We’re Donoghue Barrett & Singal, a firm clients trust for strategic and legal counsel across health law, litigation, and government relations. We combine deep industry knowledge, dynamic thinking, and a collaborative approach to help clients achieve their most important objectives. more

Health Law


Government Relations

representative industries

  • Ambulatory care
  • Biomedical / pharmaceutical
  • Commercial
  • Elder care
  • Healthcare providers
  • Home / hospice care
  • Hospitals
  • Innovative technology
  • Managed care
  • Pharmacies
  • Physicians
  • Professional associations
  • Professional staffing
  • Scientific research
  • Construction
  • Education
  • Engineers
  • Government contractors
  • Hospitality
  • Insurance
  • Non-profit
  • Professional services
  • Quasi-public agencies
  • Real estate
  • State & local government
  • Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation


William Sinnott, Former Boston Corporation Counsel, Joins Donoghue Barrett…

attorney spotlight

William Wray

“A higher level of experience and focus you don’t get from the big firms.”
–Home / hospice care provider

“Thank you for giving me my life back.”
–Acquitted client

Damien Powell


Health care reform: standardizing insurer review procedures

Michelle Peirce

Janice Pascucci

Co-founder Paul Barrett describes how having hands-on health care industry experience translates to solving client challenges.

Nina Edwards

Jeff Chase-Lubitz explains the firm’s Providence office expansion and the range of issues and clients they serve.

Andrew Levine

Roger Donoghue

Bruce Singal describes the litigation team as soldiers and scholars who advocate thoughtfully on their clients' behalf.

Crystal Bloom

Kelly McGee

Bruce Singal

Stephen Del Sesto

Andrew Ferrer

Sean Ryan

“ excellent reputation on Beacon Hill.”
–CEO of major hospital network

Elizabeth McEvoy

Paul Barrett

Lauren Dwyer

Jeffrey Chase-Lubitz


Significant appeal in Big Dig criminal case


Landmark ruling in scientific misconduct case

Meghan Cosgrove

William Sinnott


Leading legislative reforms to improve transparency of patient reviews

Nicole Sexton


Clearing the path for a state-of-the-art hospital in Charlestown

“They pursue our interests with unmatched integrity and dedication, and that is why we trust them with our legislative and regulatory priorities.”
–Director of Government Relations, Pfizer, Inc

Margaret Schmid

William Dolan

Diane Moes

Tara O’Donnell


Giving back to our community

“Excellent work, excellent results.”
–Referral attorney

Elizabeth Foley

Callan Stein

Robert Blaisdell

Roger Donoghue describes the Government Relations team as a bridge between the political process and their clients' business goals.

“They know our industry and speak our language.”
–Assisted living provider


Helping clients successfully navigate health care regulation

“We count on them for strategic advice beyond our legal needs.”
–VP, assisted living