Lydia C. Knight

Lydia C. Knight


Lydia C. Knight

Ms. Knight's practice focuses on professional liability defense litigation. Specifically, Ms. Knight specializes in the defense of physicians, nurses, hospitals, and other medical facilities in both the state and federal courts. She also practices in the area of legal malpractice and other general areas of civil litigation. 

Prior to joining Sloane and Walsh, LLP as an associate, Ms. Knight worked as a law clerk at Sloane and Walsh, LLP.  Preceding law school, Ms. Knight worked in San Francisco as a paralegal for a national law firm, primarily working with attorneys defending pharmaceutical product liability litigation.

Practice Areas

  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Health Care, Data Breach and Privacy

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2012
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 2012
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado
    • B.A. - 2006

Professional Activities

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association

Lectures and Publications

Representative Cases