Dominic E. Massa

Dominic Massa is a partner in the firm's Litigation/Controversy Department, and a member of the Intellectual Property Litigation Practice Group. He joined the firm in 1993. Mr. Massa has a general commercial litigation practice, with a focus on intellectual property litigation.

Mr. Massa has represented clients in patent suits involving computer software, integrated circuits, computer systems, pharmaceuticals and medical devices. He has also represented clients in a number of business disputes, including claims for antitrust violations, unfair competition, and misappropriation of trade secrets and breach of contract.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Massa was a co-founder of a computer software company.


  • Named among the 2020–2022 Best Lawyers in America for his work in intellectual property litigation. 
  • Named to Boston Magazine’s inaugural Top Lawyers list in 2021 in the area of civil litigation/defense.
  • Named a "Massachusetts Super Lawyers Rising Star" in intellectual property litigation in the May, 2005 edition of Boston Magazine,

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  • Education

    • JD, Boston University School of Law, 1993

      cum laude Editor, American Journal of Law and Medicine
    • BS, Electrical Engineering, Cornell University, 1990

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

    • US Patent and Trademark Office