Jean A. Harrington
A partner at Duffy & Sweeney, Jean Harrington is chair of the business law team with special expertise in mergers and acquisitions, representing sophisticated private investment funds, multi-national corporations and other market participants in their most challenging transactional matters. She is known for engineering creative resolutions which unite divergent parties and bring complex deals to fruition.
Jean was honored as a Leader & Achiever by Providence Business News in 2023; selected as the Lawyer-of-the-Year for Mergers & Acquisitions Law by Best Lawyers in the Providence Metro Region for 2022, and again for 2024; and named the “Go-To-Lawyer” for the category of Business Law by Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly in 2022.
Jean Harrington is a well-regarded attorney in the corporate law arena. She chairs the firm’s corporate department and is noted for her handling of M&A on behalf of blue-chip corporations and private investment funds. Sources note that she “does an excellent job” in connection with complex transactional matters. | Chambers USA: American’s Leading Lawyers for Business