Paula M. Bagger
Business & Commercial Law
Ms. Bagger is a Boston-based business and general civil litigator with significant experience helping clients resolve a broad range of commercial and business disputes. She has tried, arbitrated, and settled business cases of many different types, including claims for breach of contract, fraud, unfair and deceptive business practices, and shareholder and partner disputes. She also has substantial experience with disputes arising from the employment relationship, including discrimination, retaliation, and wrongful termination; misappropriation of trade secrets; and the enforcement of non-competition and non-solicitation agreements.
After practicing for many years at a national law firm and a litigation boutique, Ms. Bagger opened her own law office in 2017. She is a past co-chair of the Business and Litigation Section of the Boston Bar Association and was recently appointed co-chair of the Commercial and Business Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association’s Section of Litigation. She writes and speaks frequently on business litigation issues. In 2019, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court appointed Ms. Bagger to a four-year term on its Board of Bar Overseers.
Ms. Bagger received her J.D. with honors from the University of Chicago Law School and her A.B. magna cum laude from Harvard University. After law school, she served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Richard D. Cudahy of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. She has been named a Massachusetts Super Lawyer in business litigation annually since 2004 and is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America.
To schedule an arbitration with Ms. Bagger, or to obtain her fee schedule, please contact or call (212) 465-1128.