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Boston, MA 02108

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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


Stephen Del Sesto Appointed As Receiver in Securities and Exchange…

attorney spotlight

Nicholas Nybo

Bruce Singal

“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


Significant appeal in Big Dig criminal case

Stephen Del Sesto

Nina Edwards

William Sinnott

Roger Donoghue


Helping clients successfully navigate health care regulation

Andrew Levine

William Dolan

Abbey Coffin


Health care reform: standardizing insurer review procedures

Callan Stein

Robert Blaisdell

Damien Powell

Diane Moes

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

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


Giving back to our community

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

Janice Pascucci

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


Leading legislative reforms to improve transparency of patient reviews


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

Sean Ryan

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

Nicole Sexton

Elizabeth Foley

William Wray

“Excellent work, excellent results.”
–Referral attorney

Margaret Schmid

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

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

Crystal Bloom

Elizabeth McEvoy

Tara O’Donnell

Paul Barrett

Lauren Dwyer

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

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

Meghan Cosgrove


Landmark ruling in scientific misconduct case

Adelita Orefice

Andrew Ferrer

Kelly McGee

Jeffrey Chase-Lubitz

Michelle Peirce