Donna R. Corcoran is a trial lawyer and partner at Jones Kelleher. Her practice focuses on medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, premises liability, and product liability.

Donna received her B.A. degree (magna cum laude) from Stonehill College. She graduated from Suffolk University Law School (cum laude) in 1985.

Selected as among the top 5% of practicing attorneys in Massachusetts and New England, Donna has been featured in the Massachusetts and New England Super Lawyers publications and recognized in Boston Magazine. Donna has been named by Super Lawyers Magazine as one of the top 50 female attorneys in Massachusetts and New England. Since 2015, Donna has been selected by her peers for inclusion in the publication The Best Lawyers in America in the category of medical malpractice law, plaintiffs.

Donna is admitted to practice in the Massachusetts state and federal courts. She is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, the American Association for Justice, and the Women’s Bar Association. Donna is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America.

Donna lives in Lincoln, Massachusetts, and has served on the boards of non-profit educational organizations.

Suffolk University Law School
J.D. (cum laude), 1985

Stonehill College
B.A. (magna cum laude)

U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit

American Association for Justice

Massachusetts Bar Association

Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys (MATA)

Women’s Bar Association

Best Lawyers in America
Medical Malpractice Law Plaintiff, 2015 – Present

Massachusetts and New England Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers, 2006-Present
Top 50 Women Massachusetts Super Lawyers, 2010 – 2014, 2018
Top 50 Women New England Super Lawyers, 2011

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