Joseph M. Hamilton
Mirick, O’Connell, DeMaille & Lougee, LLP
JOSEPH M. HAMILTON is a Partner at Mirick O’Connell and Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Group as well as the Life, Health, Disability and ERISA Litigation Group. He concentrates his practice in life, health and disability insurance defense, and ERISA. Mr. Hamilton serves as counsel for numerous life, health and disability insurers and self-insureds at all levels of state and federal courts throughout Massachusetts. Mr. Hamilton’s representation includes the full spectrum of issues arising from both individual and group coverage, under both state and federal law, including ERISA. Mr. Hamilton is a member of the Employee Benefits, Life Insurance Law, and Health and Disability Insurance Law Committees of the American Bar Association; the Life, Health, and Disability Committee of the Defense Research Institute; The Association of Life Insurance Counsel; and the New England Claims Association. Mr. Hamilton is a past Chair of the ABA’s Life Insurance Law Committee; and a Vice-Chair of the ABA’s Health and Disability Law Committee. Mr. Hamilton regularly writes and speaks on issues related to life, health and disability litigation. Mr. Hamilton received his B.S., magna cum laude, and J.D. from Boston College.