Alyssa V. Boss | Partner

Alyssa V. Boss


Roger Williams School of Law, J.D., 1997 (Valedictorian)
University of Rhode Island, M.A., 1991
University of Rhode Island, B.A., 1989

Practice Areas

Health Care Law
Corporate and Business Law


Rhode Island, 1997
Massachusetts, 1998
U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island, 1998
U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts, 1999

Contact Information

Phone: 401-331-5700
Fax: 401-331-5787
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Alyssa’s focus on corporate and healthcare law drives an efficient and client-oriented approach to advising clients and executing transactions. Alyssa has over 20 years of corporate and healthcare law experience, including as general counsel of a large nonprofit healthcare system. Alyssa’s combination of experience as both outside and in-house counsel provides her with a unique and practical perspective on her clients’ needs founded in an understanding of their mission, objectives, business operations, financial considerations, environment and strategic dynamics.  Alyssa’s experience encompasses a broad spectrum of business contracts, arrangements and transactions, including joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, third-party payer contracts, employment agreements, academic affiliation agreements, physician affiliation structures, vendor contracts, research-related agreements and taxable and tax-exempt financing.  Alyssa has advised clients in a wide variety of state and federal regulatory matters and policy development, compliance program and board governance matters.  Alyssa also has worked extensively on state legislative analysis and advocacy.

After attending law school, Alyssa was a corporate associate at Roberts Carroll Feldstein & Peirce, advanced to Partner in the corporate department at Hinckley Allen and then rose from Associate Vice President and General Counsel to Executive Vice President and General Counsel at Care New England Health System, a $1B+ integrated healthcare delivery system.

Professional Associations

  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • American Health Lawyers Association 

Charitable and Community Activities & Affiliations 

  • Board Member, Roger Williams University School of Law
  • Board Member, RI Bio
  • Board Member, Tockwotton Home
  • Member, United Way of Rhode Island Women United

Special Honors 

  • Martindale Hubbell Rated AV Preeminent 2020
  • Providence Business News Woman to Watch in Professional Services 2014