Bryan D. Harrison

Bryan D. Harrison


Boston College Law School


Bates College
B.S., Biochemistry

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  • Rising Stars Bryan Harrison
  • Sunstein Best Lawyers 2024

Practice Areas


  • Boston College Law School


  • Bates College B.S., Biochemistry


Bryan is a trial-tested litigation associate at Sunstein concentrating in trade secret, patent and other intellectual property litigation. Bryan represents both plaintiffs and defendants in federal and state court and has been involved in two jury trials.

Bryan successfully obtained a permanent injunction against the wrongful use of trade secrets and, in the process, an award of attorneys’ fees. He is adept at handling all aspects of litigation, including complaint-drafting, taking and defending deposition, e-discovery, summary judgment, trial, and post-trial briefing.

Prior to joining Sunstein, Bryan worked for a large law firm in Boston as a commercial litigation associate handling numerous and varied matters, including a franchise dispute, payor-payee disputes, a post-sale breach of warranty dispute, and second-chairing an 8-day arbitration before the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).

Bryan attended Boston College Law School and Bates College, where he studied biochemistry. Prior to attending law school, Bryan worked in a clinical genetics laboratory developing and validating new genetic tests.


  • Obtained favorable jury verdict for leading supplier of test reticles in a trade secret misappropriation case in the United State District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Obtained a permanent injunction and award of attorneys’ fees
  • Represented manufacturer of leading foliar plant nutrition product in trade secret matter
  • Represented companies with government-issued mining rights in arbitration against government culminating in 8-day remote hearing
  • Represent franchisee against franchisor in business dispute concerning international expansion

Bar and Court Admissions

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

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Boston Bar Association
  • BIPLA, Chair of the AIPLA Moot Court Committee


  • Named a Super Lawyers "Rising Star" (2019–2024) in Massachusetts.

Practice areas

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