DRI Public Utilities Task Force
Eric Passeggio is a Member at Sulloway & Hollis. Mr. Passeggio defends clients in a broad range of civil litigation matters, including commercial and business litigation, products liability, tort, and personal injury. Eric is based in our Concord, NH and Needham, MA offices.
Mr. Passeggio has extensive experience advising clients in the utility and energy industries in defense of claims resulting from fires, explosions, and other accidents. He has represented natural gas and electric utility companies and propane retailers in incident investigations; claims for wrongful death, personal injury and property damage; and associated claims for indemnity and insurance experience.
Eric has extensive experience formulating and executing a defense strategy to resolve claims associated with these events and accidents, which he developed while successfully litigating complex matters from the inception of a case through the appellate process.
His experience includes litigating in federal and state courts throughout New England. Eric is licensed to practice in Massachusetts and New Hampshire state courts and the U.S. District Court of Massachusetts. He has also represented clients and collaborated with counsel in defense of claims litigated in over a dozen states. In addition to serving as lead, second-chair and local counsel, Eric has assisted other counsel on specialized issues related to litigating fire and explosion claims.
When not working, Eric enjoys traveling with his wife and two children. He especially looks forward to trips to Disney World, which his family has been doing since his children were very young. A hockey player since he was a child, Eric still laces them up in a weekly league.