Kristine M. Canepa

Legal Administrative Assistant Cathleen L. Lefebvre


Kris is of counsel to the firm and a member of the Litigation Group, where she specializes in insurance defense litigation. She serves as defense counsel to physicians, hospitals, medical groups and other health care providers involved in medical malpractice litigation.

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court for Massachusetts
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Suffolk University Law School JD, cum laude
  • University of New Hampshire BA, cum laude


  • "The legal ramifications of practice, engagement, assessment, intervention and evaluation," Anna Maria College Social Work Program Legal Series (November 3, 2003)
  • Massachusetts Superior Court Civil Practice Jury Instructions, Medical Malpractice Chapters, 2003, 2008, 2011, 2014 (co-author)

Professional / Community Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Worcester County Bar Association
  • The CASA Project, Worcester, president, (2007-2008), board member (2005-2007), court appointed special advocate (2004-2005)