Anne is an attorney with Brickley, Sears & Sorett, P.A. in Boston, MA. Since joining the firm in 1986, Anne has concentrated her practice as a litigator defending and advising electric and natural gas utility companies, propane distributors, and business from liability claims. In addition to working on a wide range of defense cases, Anne has significant experience defending her clients against serious injury and property damage claims in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and in jurisdictions across the country. Anne graduated from Boston University School of Law and Mount Holyoke College, and is licensed to practice in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Examples of Anne’s representation include:
Defended multi-million dollar property damage claim relating to alleged electrical fire after Plaintiff’s experts excluded. Happy House Amusements, Inc. v. Unitil Energy Systems, Inc., 2016 WL 5409085 (N.H.Super.)(Trial Order).
Defended wrongful death, personal injury, and insurance coverage claims arising from multiple fires, explosions, electrical contacts, outages and accidents. Successfully resolved cases by successfully excluding and/or limiting the opinions of Plaintiffs’ liability and damages experts.
Represented parties in civil litigation regarding a range of matters, including but not limited to, contract disputes, real estate disputes, and tort claims.
Defended utility from claim of flammable vapor ignition with injuries to 3 year old child.
Defended wrongful death and personal injury claims from house explosion.
Defended utility from personal injury and property damage claims from explosion.
Assisted in defense of utility from multiple wrongful death claims from house explosion.
Assisted in defense of utility in case involving third party line strike.
Assisted in defense of utility in flammable vapor ignition claim.