Eckert Seamans welcomes Amy B. Hackett to Boston office and Litigation Division
April 4, 2018
Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome member Amy B. Hackett to its Boston office and Litigation Division. Hackett, who joins Eckert Seamans from McCarter & English, LLP, focuses her practice in the areas of consumer financial services, real estate, construction, and other complex commercial litigation.
Hackett represents residential and commercial lenders, loan servicers, government-sponsored entities and other financial institutions in cases involving contract disputes, tort claims, violations of state and federal consumer protection laws, title issues, unfair and deceptive trade practices, property damage claims, and challenges to foreclosures. She also represents general contractors, subcontractors, developers, and property owners in construction, real estate and general commercial disputes. Hackett regularly appears in state and federal courts throughout New England, and has appeared and argued before the Massachusetts Appeals Courts and First Circuit Court of Appeals.
Hackett earned her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law in 2009, her M.A. from the University of Massachusetts Boston in 2004, and her B.A., summa cum laude, from Connecticut College in 2001. She is a member of the Boston Bar Association and the Real Estate Bar Association of Massachusetts and was selected for inclusion in Massachusetts Super Lawyers – Rising Stars in 2015, 2016, and 2017.