Kristine M. Canepa

Legal Administrative Assistant Cathleen L. Lefebvre


As a member of the firm’s Litigation Group, Kris focuses her practice on the defense of medical malpractice claims, representing physicians and other medical providers, hospitals, and medical groups.

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


  • "Massachusetts Superior Court Civil Practice Jury Instructions," Medical Malpractice Chapters, 2003, 2008, 2011, 2014 (co-author)
  • "The Legal Ramifications of Practice, Engagement, Assessment, Intervention and Evaluation," Anna Maria College Social Work Program Legal Series (November 3, 2003)

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)