Maria C. McLaughlin

Co-Founder / Managing Partner

Attorney McLaughlin founded Bailey McLaughlin, LLC in June 2010 along with her colleague Ryan H. Bailey. Prior to forming Bailey McLaughlin, LLC, Attorney McLaughlin gained experience with Civil Litigation matters while employed as Associate General Counsel for Travelers Insurance Company, from 1998 – 2002 and as an Associate with Cogavin & Waystack in Boston, Massachusetts, from 2002-2007. During her time with both firms, she was able to gain in depth knowledge of the handling of such varied matters including, Medical Malpractice claims, Consumer Protection (C. 93A) violations, breach of contract disputes, personal injury law and business litigation. Attorney McLaughlin also advocated for her clients through the use of Mediation/Arbitration of disputes, motion practice, depositions and conducting numerous bench and jury trials before the District and Superior Courts of Massachusetts.

Attorney McLaughlin also gained an array of experience in real estate conveyancing matters after forming and operating her own Real Estate law firm in September 2007. Attorney McLaughlin’s practice included real estate closings on behalf of institutional lenders, title research, and purchase and sale representation on behalf of buyers and sellers. Attorney McLaughlin also continued to use her vast experience in civil litigation matters during this time.

Attorney McLaughlin received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Boston College in 1991 and received her Juris Doctor from New England School of Law in 1997. She is admitted to practice law before the United States District Court, 1st Circuit, United States Court of Appeals, 1st Circuit and before the courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Bar Admissions:

  • Massachusetts, 1997
  • U.S. Federal Court, District of Massachusetts, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Court of Appeals, 1999

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • Boston College Alumni Association (Volunteer Mentor and Career Services “Law Day” Representative)
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Association (Outreach Volunteer)
  • Town of Belmont, Second Soccer and Conley League (volunteer)
  • Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce - Member

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