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Thomas F. Maffei

Thomas F. Maffei

Sherin and Lodgen, LLP

Boston, MA, USA

Thomas F. Maffei is a litigation partner at the Boston law firm of Sherin & Lodgen LLP. Mr. Maffei represents professionals in civil litigation matters, including physicians, architects, engineers, law firms and lawyers. He has extensive experience advising law firms and lawyers in ethics matters and in representing them in bar disciplinary matters. As a former member of the Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers, Mr. Maffei frequently speaks on lawyer ethics issues.  He also has testified as an expert witness on professional liability and legal ethics issues in civil cases. Mr. Maffei often mediates disputes involving lawyers. Mr. Maffei is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and is listed in Top 100 New England Super Lawyers, New England’s Best Lawyers and The Best Lawyers in America.  He is also a past president of the Massachusetts Bar Association.

For more than twenty-five years, Mr. Maffei has taught the required course in professional responsibility at Boston College Law School.  Prior to joining Sherin & Lodgen LLP, Tom practiced law at his own firm, Griesinger, Tighe & Maffei, LLP. Prior to June 2000, he spent almost thirty years at one of Boston’s large law firms, where he was a partner in litigation. 

Mr. Maffei is a graduate of Boston College and Boston College Law School.  Following graduation from law school, he served as law clerk to the Honorable Edward F. Hennessy, Chief Justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts.


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