New England’s Premier Insurance Defense Firm

We are proud to announce 3 TKCK attorneys were named “Rising Star Attorneys”

| Oct 28, 2023


“Rising Star” 2016 – 2023

Nick joined TKCK as an associate attorney in 2013. He was named partner in 2019. Nick’s practice is entirely devoted to workers’ compensation defense, including construction and coverage cases. He handles cases at all stages of litigation through hearing. Prior to coming to TKCK, he worked at Travelers as a workers’ compensation adjuster. Nick frequently lectures to employers and insurers on workers’ compensation matters.


“Rising Star” 2018 – 2023

Robert S. Martin joined Tentindo, Kendall, Canniff & Keefe, LLP in 2014. Robert is admitted in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. He handles all aspects of workers’ compensation insurance defense. Robert is the manager of TKCK’s appellate practice group for all New England states, and has successfully argued cases before the Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents Reviewing Board, the Massachusetts Appeals Court, and the New Hampshire Supreme Court.


“Rising Star” 2023

Michael joined TKCK as an associate attorney in 2021. Michael primarily handles workers’ compensation cases. Prior to coming to TKCK, he worked at Travelers Insurance as both a Return-to-Work Case Manager in the National Account Market and an Investigative Case Manager. In addition to handling claims at Travelers, Michael mentored and trained new employees. He also regularly appeared for Travelers at the DIA for Conciliations.

*Super Lawyers, a part of Thomson Reuters, is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. This selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

No more than five percent of attorneys can be recognized as “Super Lawyers” in any given year, and no more than 2.5 percent may be named “Rising Stars.”

For more information, please visit their website.

TKCK is a workers’ compensation and civil litigation firm handling cases in the all six New England States (Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine and Vermont) and at the Federal level for Longshore Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act and Defense Base Act claims.

We are approved panel counsel for most major insurers, including AIG, ACE/Chubb, Travelers, Liberty Mutual, Zurich, PMA, Utica, XL Specialty, Starr, The Hartford, CNA, Berkley, Acadia and others. We have longstanding partnerships with most major Third-Party Administrators and Self-Insured Groups and we are designated counsel for many of the largest employers in New England.

Experience Matters. Results Count.


Tentindo, Kendall, Canniff & Keefe LLP
75 Hood Park Drive
Boston, MA 02129
617-242-9600 (phone)
617-242-0800 (fax)

Visit Our Website