Benjamin Conery’s practice focuses on white-collar defense, internal investigations and complex civil litigation. He has guided clients through investigations and grand jury proceedings involving the US Department of Justice, Securities and Exchange Commission, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Labor, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and states’ attorneys general. He has also represented clients in visa fraud, racketeering, insider trading and securities fraud cases in jurisdictions throughout the country. Mr. Conery has additional experience involving healthcare fraud, particularly with respect to the Anti-Kickback Statute and the Stark Law. His clients span across industries and include technology, pharmaceutical and automotive companies, as well as financial and accounting services providers. Mr. Conery has considerable experience involving corporate compliance monitorships, having worked both to support a compliance monitorship and to assist a client in navigating a compliance monitorship. 

Mr. Conery maintains a robust pro bono practice, with a special emphasis on providing legal services to low-income clients. He has helped his clients obtain Social Security, unemployment and other benefits, and assisted them in navigating issues related to housing and criminal records, among other matters. Mr. Conery joined the firm in 2015, after serving as a law clerk for Chief Justice Phillip Rapoza of the Massachusetts Appeals Court.

Before obtaining his law degree, Mr. Conery was an award-winning reporter for newspapers in New England and Washington DC. During that time, he covered legal affairs, criminal justice issues, the Justice Department and the Supreme Court.


  • Named to Boston Magazine’s inaugural Top Lawyers list in 2021 in the area of criminal defense/white collar.
  • Selected for inclusion in the 2021–2023 editions of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for white-collar criminal defense and in 2022 and 2023 for commercial litigation.

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  • Education

    • JD, Suffolk University Law School, 2014

      summa cum laude Editor-in-Chief, Suffolk University Law Review
    • BA, Philosophy, Assumption College, 2002

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Phillip Rapoza, Massachusetts Appeals Court, 2014 - 2015