Schwartz Hannum PC

Brian M. Doyle


Brian M. Doyle is an attorney at Schwartz Hannum PC and a member of the firm’s Education and Employment Practice Groups. Brian has extensive experience advising management and employers in all facets of labor and employment law, including the enforcement of post-employment restrictive covenants, the defense of discrimination claims, labor-management relations, unfair labor practices charges, wage and hour regulations, employee classification issues, and related labor and employment issues. He has represented clients in a variety of industries, including national and multinational corporations, financial institutions, insurance brokers, shipping companies, constructions companies, private wealth management offices, research and development laboratories, defense contractors, colleges, universities, independent secondary schools, and other educational institutions. Brian also has experience representing and providing strategic advice related to labor and employment issues to companies operating in the shared economy, such as online ride-hailing services and on-demand food delivery services.

Brian regularly represents educational institutions in connection with regulatory compliance, Title IX and Title IV, and issues related to students and faculty.

Brian has briefed and argued dispositive motions in federal and state court, taken and defended multiple depositions, and represented clients in mediations, arbitrations and judicial proceedings. In addition, he has briefed issues on appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, the United States Supreme Court, and appellate courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Prior to joining the firm, Brian worked with law firms in New York and Boston. During law school, he interned with the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of New York and in his third year was a judicial intern for the Honorable Thomas J. McAvoy of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York. Brian received his B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross, and his J.D., cum laude from Albany Law School.

Brian is a member of the Board of Directors for the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color (COSEBOC), and the Best Buddies Hyannisport Challenge Executive Committee.


Labor Law In Flux: Looking Back And Ahead

Massachusetts SJC Rejects Claim Of Union Evidentiary Privilege

Brian M. Doyle


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  • Albany Law School, cum laude (2008)
  • The College of the Holy Cross (2004)

Awards & Accolades

  • Albany Law School Justinian Society
  • Capital District Trial Lawyers Association Prize

Bar Admissions

New York

Supreme Court of the United States

U.S. District Courts

  • Southern District of New York
  • Massachusetts

U.S. Court of Appeals

  • First Circuit

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Holy Cross Lawyers Association
  • Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston, Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts