One Beacon Street
Suite 1320
Boston, MA 02108

T 617.720.5090
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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

“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

Nicole Sexton

Sean Ryan

“Excellent work, excellent results.”
–Referral attorney

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


Giving back to our community

William Wray

Andrew Levine

Bruce Singal

Elizabeth McEvoy

Meghan Cosgrove

Tara O’Donnell

Crystal Bloom

Nina Edwards

Callan Stein

Michelle Peirce

Diane Moes

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

Damien Powell

Stephen Del Sesto

Roger Donoghue

William Dolan

Jeffrey Chase-Lubitz


Significant appeal in Big Dig criminal case

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

Janice Pascucci

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


Helping clients successfully navigate health care regulation


Health care reform: standardizing insurer review procedures

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

Margaret Schmid

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

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

Lauren Dwyer

Elizabeth Foley

Robert Blaisdell

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

Andrew Ferrer

Paul Barrett


Landmark ruling in scientific misconduct case

Kelly McGee

William Sinnott


Leading legislative reforms to improve transparency of patient reviews

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


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