Mr. Pine is a seasoned trial attorney who represents individuals and businesses in a variety of practice areas including civil litigation, criminal and white-collar defense, real estate and construction litigation, personal injury and Title IX investigation defense at colleges and universities.
Mr. Pine has a winning track record of pursuing and defending cases against some of the largest law firms in Massachusetts in both state and federal courts. His meticulous preparation and strong negotiation skills have resulted in favorable outcomes for his clients, including settlements in the six and seven figure range. Notably, Mr. Pine recently obtained a federal court trial verdict in a breach of contract and civil fraud case which resulted in a $12.7 million judgment. The result was one of largest verdicts in Massachusetts in 2021.
Mr. Pine began his career as a public defender with the New York City Legal Aid Society’s Criminal Defense Practice in Bronx County. While there, he earned the respect and admiration of clients, peers and judges for his devoted client advocacy and polished trial skills. During this time, he fought for over 1,000 clients facing criminal charges and successfully attained not guilty verdicts, dismissals and suppression of evidence for his clients as lead counsel in both jury and bench trials.
For embodying excellence in practice, Super Lawyers Magazine has named Mr. Pine to its “Rising Stars” list every year since 2015. The National Trial Lawyers and National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys also recognized Mr. Pine as a top trial attorney in Massachusetts. Mr. Pine is also a fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America, a peer-selected trial lawyer honorary society.