Mr. Douglas I. Louison Esq., Attorney

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Partner in the firm of  Louison, Costello, Condon & Pfaff, LLP .  The firm is a comprehensive defense litigation and labor and employment firm, specializing in the defense of complex and specialty loss civil litigation claims on behalf of insurance companies, municipalities, commercial businesses and individuals both civilly and criminally.

Douglas I. Louison is a graduate of Boston University and Suffolk University Law School. 

Upon admission to the Bar, Attorney Louison served as Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Boston Law Department from 1984 to 1987.  In that capacity, Attorney Louison handled numerous civil actions involving claims for personal injury and property loss, civil rights violations, breach of contract and other miscellaneous matters.  In 1987, he and his Law Department colleague, Nancy Merrick, founded the firm of Merrick and Louison.  Since that time, Attorney Louison has developed his practice, as well as an outstanding reputation, as a trial attorney in such areas as civil rights defense, property and personal injury, as well as in civil service/employment matters.  Attorney Louison has extensive experience at all levels of state and federal courts, as well as before numerous administrative agencies.  In addition, Attorney Louison has lectured extensively and written numerous articles on liability issues, civil litigation as well as risk management and prevention. 

In February 1999, Attorneys Louison and Costello formed a partnership, combining their nearly thirty years of experience in virtually all areas of public and private representation as well as extensive experience at all levels of the state and federal judicial systems.  Louison, Costello, Condon & Pfaff, LLP currently has 9 experienced attorneys, two paralegals and a trained professional support staff.   

Attorney Douglas Louison has extensive and successful trial defense experience principally in the areas of negligence, employment, civil rights and criminal litigation.  Trials before state and federal courts as well as appeals to Massachusetts Appeals Court, Supreme Judicial Court and First Circuit Court of Appeals.  Administrative proceedings before Labor Relations Commission, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, Civil Service Commission, American Arbitration Association and the Massachusetts Joint Labor Management Committee.

Attorney Louison has represented innumerable defendants, both individual and public and private entities.  The representation has run from local departmental hearings to administrative agencies to the state and federal trial courts and appellate courts

REPRESENTATIVE TRIAL EXPERIENCE:   
Robert Fratto, et al v. Town of Weymouth, et al, United States District Court - Boston
Shane Hayden v. Michael McKenney, United States District Court - Boston
David Jarman v. Boston Housing Authority, Suffolk Superior Court
Dornell Wigfall v. Michael T. Maloney, et al., United States District Court - Boston

Alfonso et al v. Aufiero, et al, United States District Court- Boston.
Diaz v. City of Fitchburg, United States District Court- Worcester.
Figaratto v. Benedetto, United States District Court- Boston
Commonwealth v. Ingham, Essex Superior Court.
Lenihan v. Carrier, United States District Court- Boston.
Guilbee v. City of Brockton, United States District Court- Boston.
Marnell v. Town of Randolph, United States District Court- Boston.
Commonwealth v. Pimental, Bristol Superior Court.
Rose v. Town of Concord,  United States District Court- Boston.
Staszko v. Town of Cohasset, United States District Court- Boston.
St. Germaine v.
Young v. Town of Amesbury, United States District Court- Boston.

 

For help with your specific legal issue, please call us directly at (617) 439-0305 and speak with one of our Attorneys. 

 

To learn more about us, please visit our web site links below.  Thank You!

 

Firm Overview

 

Bay State Legal Defense Service

 

Civil Rights Defense

Insurance Defense

Employee Disciplinary Defense

Town Counsel / Municipal Law

Special Counsel

Tax Title / Foreclosure

Construction and Contracts

Municipal Insurance Defense

Labor Union Representation

Police Disciplinary Defense

MBTA Commuter Rail / Car and Truck Accidents

Premises Liability

Medical Malpractice

Dram Shop Liability

Dog Bites

OUI Drunk Driving Defense

White Collar Crime

Real Estate Law

Position Organization Location Duration
School Degree Major Graduation
Suffolk University Law School Law School1900  
Boston University
State / Court Date
Maine1996
Massachusetts1985
  • Zocchi v. Town of Hinsdale 1991

  • Wayfield v. Town of Tisbury 1996

  • U.S. v. Shea 1990

  • Telecrop Realty, LLC v. Town of Edgartown 2000

  • Swain v. Spinney 1997

  • Swain v. Spinney 1996

  • Scott v. Wellesly Police Dept. 1998

  • Rose v. Town of Concord 1997

  • Riva v. Comm. of Mass. 1994

  • Pendleton v. City of Haverhill 1998

  • Pariseau v. City of Brockton 2001

  • O'Neill v. City Manager of Cambridge 1998

  • Noel v. Town of Plymouth, Mass. 1995

  • Nieves v. McSweeney 2001

  • Nieves v. McSweeney 1999

  • Narine v. Powers 1997

  • Medeiros v. Town of Dracut 1998

  • Licari v. Ferruzzi 1994

  • Iacobucci v. Boulter 1999

  • Iacobucci v. Boulter 1997

  • Holland v. Fisher 1994

  • Hennessy v. City of Melrose 1999

  • Guziejka v. Panas 1997

  • Dowd v. Town of Dedham 2002

  • Diaz v. City of Fitchburg 1999

  • Brown v. Town of Weymouth 1996

  • Beauregard v. Epstein 1994

  • Altman v. Kelly 1999

  • Altman v. Kelly 1998

  • Ali v. East Longmeadow Police Dept. 1999

  • Alfonso v. Aufiero 1999

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