Adam M. Santeusanio


  • Adam M. Santeusanio
  • Phone: +1 857 488 4262
    Fax: +1 857 401 3053

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    100 High Street, Suite 2400
    Boston, MA 02110-1724

Adam M. Santeusanio is a trial attorney that focuses his practice on commercial, intellectual property, and healthcare litigation. Mr. Santeusanio has successfully resolved matters for clients in state and federal courts across the country. 

Mr. Santeusanio is a 2015 magna cum laude graduate of Boston University School of Law, where he was an executive editor for the Review of Banking & Financial Law, and a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Pittsburgh.


  • Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit


  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2015
    - Executive Editor for Development Articles, Review of Banking & Financial Law
  • University of Pittsburgh, B.A., summa cum laude, 2011


  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2017-present
  • Conn, Kavanaugh, Rosenthal, Peisch & Ford LLP
    - Associate, 2015-2017

Honors and Awards

  • Listed in Massachusetts Rising Stars, 2017-2021

Selected Publications

  • Co-author, "Distinguishing Employees' 'General Skill or Knowledge' From Protectable Trade Secrets Under Massachusetts Law," Boston Bar Journal, Vol. 62, No. 3, Aug. 15, 2018

  • Author, "Lay Witness Opinion Testimony on Mental State & Depression: A Call for Reform," 38 U. Ark. Little Rock L. Rev. 477 (2016)

  • Co-Author, "A User's Guide to the Common Interest Doctrine," Mass. Law. Wkly., January 4, 2016
  • Co-Author, "Surprising Pronouncement on Forfeiture of Affirmative Defenses," Mass. Law. Wkly., June 30, 2014
  • Author, "In re Detroit: Consequences of Detroit's Bankruptcy for Pensioners," 33 Rev. Banking & Fin. L. 430, 2014