Harry T. Daniels

Retired Partner

Daniels, Harry T.

Harry Daniels is a retired partner in the firm's Litigation/Controversy and Securities Departments. He joined the firm in 1971 and retired in 2011.


Listed in Best Lawyers in America and in Boston Magazine as a "Massachusetts Super Lawyer" in business litigation, Mr. Daniels practiced complex litigation, with an emphasis on business disputes, products liability, securities, and common law intellectual property protection. For almost 40 years, Mr. Daniels represented a broad range of clients, including public and private technology, software, investment, insurance, manufacturing, construction and real estate development companies, and governmental entities.

In 2008, Mr. Daniels was honored in the second annual list of Lawyers Weekly Diversity Heroes.

Publications & News


February 1, 2008

Harry T. Daniels is Honored as “Diversity Hero”

September 30, 2007

Past is Prologue

Wilmington College Alumni Feature on Daniels published in LINK Magazine.

Recent Highlights

  • Successful defense of mutual fund advisor in merger litigation
  • Representated of breast implant manufacturer in case that changed Massachusetts law regarding implied warranty duty to warn
  • Successfully representated insurance company in agency termination litigations
  • Representated former employers in successful trade secret claims against former employees
  • Obtained jury verdict for manufacturer in asbestos property damage case
  • Obtained defense jury verdicts in employment discrimination actions against investment management company; federal reserve bank; life insurance company; and toy and games manufacturer
  • Successfully representated defendant and counterclaim plaintiff in breach of contract and unfair business practice litigation

Professional Activities

  • Adjunct Faculty, "Litigation in the Workplace,” Northeastern University School of Law
  • Faculty Member, Business Litigation Conference, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
  • Faculty Member, Bench Bar Conference, Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
  • Faculty Member, Harvard Trial Advocacy Workshops
  • Member, Defense Research Institute, Inc.
  • Trustee, Northeastern University, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Foundation for Sight
  • Chairman, Massachusetts Commission on Judicial Conduct, 1994-1997
  • Member, Board of Bar Overseers of the Supreme Judicial Court, 1980-1984
  • Director, Massachusetts Thrift Institution Fund for Economic Development
  • Advisory Committee, American Bar Association, Conference of Minority Partners in Majority/Corporate Law Firms
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JD, Northeastern University School of Law, 1971

BA, Wilmington College, 1967

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