Over 150 combined years of litigation experience

Attorney Brian Finnerty

Brian Finnerty

  • Associate


Practice Areas

  • Motor Vehicle Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Construction Accidents
  • Contract Disputes
  • Indemnification
  • Subrogation
  • Inadequate Security
  • Premises Liability
  • Institutional Child Abuse
  • Municipal Liability
  • Employment Matters


Brian Finnerty has 40 years of experience in the field of civil litigation. His area of practice has been wide ranging including motor vehicle negligence, product liability, medical malpractice dental malpractice, wrongful death, construction accidents, M.G.L. c 93A/176D, contract disputes, indemnification, subrogation, inadequate security, premises liability, institutional child abuse, municipal liability, and employment matters. He has advocated on behalf of national, international corporations as well as state entities including the MBTA and MWRA.

He began his career in the Middlesex Superior Court as a Deputy Assistant Clerk before entering private practice. Mr. Finnerty was a co-owner, partner, and associate at Finnerty & Finnerty, PC an insurance defense firm specializing in medical malpractice, general liability and products liability cases. Mr. Finnerty broadened his experience by representing plaintiffs in wrongful death, brain injury, spinal injury, and coverage disputes with insurance carriers. His practice today includes representing individuals as well as corporate clients in all aspects of civil litigation.


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • 1986
  • Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut
    • 1981

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1986
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1997

Past Positions

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Middlesex Superior Court, Deputy Assistant Clerk, 1983 to 1986
  • Finnerty & Finnerty, PC, Associate/Principal, 1986 to 2006
  • Davis, White & Sullivan, LLC, Senior Associate, 2006 to 2008
  • Finnerty Law Office, Sole Practitioner, 2008 to 2021