Barry H. Boise

Barry H. Boise


Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4591    Fax: 215.981.4750

Barry H. Boise, a partner and vice chair of the firm’s Health Effects Litigation Practice Group, defends and counsels pharmaceutical, medical device and life sciences companies. He is a leader of the firm’s multidisciplinary Life Sciences practice, and serves on the firm’s Finance and Alternative Fee Committees. He is a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation.

Mr. Boise is a frequent writer and speaker on matters affecting the life sciences industry, including litigation prevention, regulatory compliance and settlement strategies. He has presented at ACI's National Forum, the Pharmaceutical Regulatory and Compliance Congress, and MassBio among others, on a broad array of topics of interest to the life sciences community.  He also is a member of organizations dedicated to the causes of his clients, including the Defense Research Institute and Lawyers for Civil Justice.


  • J.D., cum laude, Dickinson School of Law, 1991, associate editor, Dickinson Law Review
  • B.A., cum laude, University of Delaware, 1988

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey


  • Justice Frank J. Montemuro, Jr.: Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1992-93
  • Hon. Frank J. Montemuro, Jr.: Superior Court of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1991-92

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