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


Kelly McGee Quoted in RI Lawyers Weekly

attorney spotlight

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

“Excellent work, excellent results.”
–Referral attorney

Robert Blaisdell

Bruce Singal

Kelly McGee

Roger Donoghue

Nina Edwards

Andrew Levine

Elizabeth McEvoy

Elizabeth Foley

William Dolan


Giving back to our community

Michelle Peirce

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

Stephen Del Sesto

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

William Wray

Nicole Sexton

“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

Damien Powell

William Sinnott


Helping clients successfully navigate health care regulation


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


Leading legislative reforms to improve transparency of patient reviews

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

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

Diane Moes

Sean Ryan

Lauren Dwyer


Health care reform: standardizing insurer review procedures

Janice Pascucci

Nicholas Nybo

Margaret Schmid

Callan Stein

Abbey Coffin

Andrew Ferrer

Adelita Orefice

Crystal Bloom

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

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

Jeffrey Chase-Lubitz

Tara O’Donnell

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

Paul Barrett


Significant appeal in Big Dig criminal case

Meghan Cosgrove


Landmark ruling in scientific misconduct case

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