Tim Madden is a tenacious litigator who represents businesses and individuals in litigation and arbitration in various industries, including financial services, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, technology, real estate, gaming and construction. He also defends individuals under government investigation by a range of state and federal agencies.
Tim is experienced at representing plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of disputes that arise in the conduct of business. These include allegations of fraud, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, violations of the False Claims Act, violations of RICO, defamation, employment discrimination, wrongful termination, theft of trade secrets and many other types of claims.
Many of Tim’s clients are small to middle market businesses to which any dispute is high stakes. It is likely these clients have never faced a criminal or civil complaint or investigation, and they appreciate Tim’s ability to manage their defense or assert their claims with a priority to being responsive and accessible while maintaining the desired level of communication.
In addition to his business litigation experience, Tim is experienced representing clients in connection with criminal and civil government investigations, including investigations by the Department of Justice, the SEC and other securities regulators, various state Attorneys General, the Internal Revenue Service, and other civil and criminal regulators. Tim also conducts internal investigations, often involving issues related to employee misconduct, and has substantial experience handling data breaches and resulting class actions.
Tim commands 360-degree perspective of all aspects of bringing and defending against criminal and civil allegations having litigated in state and federal trial and appellate courts and various arbitration proceedings, and having served as a Special Assistant District Attorney in Plymouth County, Massachusetts and as a police officer in Alexandria, Virginia.
Tim was honored by Massachusetts Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2013, and as a Super Lawyer in 2017 and 2018.