William Maxwell Daley focuses his practice on insurance coverage litigation and business litigation.
Max is a member of the firm's Insurance + Reinsurance Group. He handles a range of insurance coverage and claims litigation, including matters involving property, liability, life, health, disability, professional liability matters and more.
As a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Group, Max assists clients facing a range of commercial disputes, including claims of breach of contract; business torts such as fraud, misrepresentation, conversion, and interference with contract; unfair and deceptive trade practices; RICO violations; securities and antitrust violations; and intellectual property claims.
Max is experienced at working to protect the interests of businesses. He has guided a client through the successful launch of a business, by helping the client through multi-state regulatory compliance issues and advising the client on a business model. After a former employee at a Fortune 500 company launched a derogatory web site aimed at harming the company’s image, he worked on the company’s behalf to shut down the site.
Prior to joining Robinson+Cole, Max worked as a judicial law clerk in the Rhode Island Supreme Court Law Clerk Department, where he assisted two Rhode Island Superior Court Justices.
While in law school, Max worked as Articles Editor for the Roger Williams University Law Review. He also served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Mary M. Lisi of the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island.