Mayor Walsh Update On Drug Company Litigation


Mayor Martin J. Walsh, joined by city officials and health care leaders, today at 1PM (see notice below) will announce next steps in pursuing litigation against the pharmaceutical industry to recover damages the city has incurred as a result of the opioid epidemic. In June 2018, Motley Rice LLC was retained to represent the City of Boston in litigation against the pharmaceutical industry for their role in the opioid crisis, following an open call for information to help inform the City’s approach for developing a legal strategy.


WHEN:      Thursday, September 13, 2018, 1:00 p.m.


WHERE:    The Woods-Mullen Shelter Parking Lot

794 Massachusetts Ave, Boston



  • Mayor Martin J. Walsh
  • Jennifer Tracey, Director, Mayor’s Office of Recovery Services
  • Michael Botticelli, Executive Director, Grayken Center for Addiction at Boston Medical Center
  • Myechia Minter-Jordan, President and CEO, Dimock Center
  • Jared Owen, Guest speaker
  • City officials
  • Community members