Ralph T. Lepore III is a partner in Holland & Knight's Boston office and is a member of the firm's Litigation Section. Mr. Lepore is a trial lawyer with more than 35 years of experience practicing in the area of general civil litigation. He has experience in the areas of product liability, environmental litigation, toxic and mass tort litigation, general commercial litigation, class action, aviation, drug and pharmaceutical, mortgage, banking and insurance coverage litigation.

Mr. Lepore has pro hac vice admissions in several states, including Rhode Island, New Jersey, Maryland, Maine, Pennsylvania, Alabama, Connecticut, Vermont, Florida, Texas, California and New York.

In the community, Mr. Lepore has been a member of the Board of Advisors for the Christa McAuliffe Center and the Foundation Board of the Framingham State College, after serving 11 years on the Board of Trustees at the College, including five years as Chair. He also served for many years on the Judicial Nominating Committee and has involvement in fundraising activities for The Jimmy Fund and Metrowest Legal Services.


  • Boston College Law School, J.D.
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst, B.A., Political Science
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Massachusetts
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
Honors & Awards
  • The Best Lawyers in America guide, Insurance Law, Commercial Litigation, 2005-2020; Litigation - Environmental, 2017-2020
  • Massachusetts Super Lawyers magazine, 2004-2006, 2010-2018
  • Best Lawyers in New England, 2013-2016
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated