Case Stats

  • This gives referring lawyers and the outside world the exact same information we use in-house for quality control. Intakes need to be accepted / declined and cases need to be resolved! Justice delayed is justice denied.
  • 2017 Intake Contacts 397 (as of 5/31)
  • 2017 Intakes Declined 374 (as of 5/31)
  • All Intakes Under Investigation 84 (as of 5/31)
  • 2017 Accepted/Filed Cases 21
  • Total Pending Cases 170
  • Referred Cases from other lawyers state and nationwide 94%
  • Median Time First Contact to Decline 25 days (most cases are reviewed w/ an indication of merit within 72 hours)
  • Median Time First Contact to Accepted/Filed Cases 9 weeks
  • Median Time Case Filing to Resolution 1.9 years

archive for December, 2013


  • Wedding Photographer Injured by Cannon

    Wade v. The Milford Yacht Club, (judicial district of New Haven – filed Oct. 16, 2013) A wedding photographer invited to capture a summer wedding and cannon discharge during the reception was severely injured at the Milford yacht Club when the cannon’s exhaust containing hot particulate struck her burning her face, neck, chest and extremities. She also suffered a corneal abrasion to the eye, loss of hearing, and tinnitus. Just prior to firing the cannon, the venue told the plaintiff she was positioned at a totally safe distance and that the cannon would not emit hot particulate when it was MORE

  • Leash Dog or Face Lawsuit

    Mackey v. Cullina, (judicial district of Middlesex – filed Aug. 12, 2013) A woman was chased and then attacked by an untethered dog while biking down North Main Street in Ivoryton. She suffered severe bodily injuries including a fractured pelvis, other fractures, muscular and ligament damage, and permanent scarring. If the defendant had behaved responsibly when caring for his dog and not just let it roam free to attack innocent walkers and bikers who passed by, our plaintiff would not have incurred the enormous medical bills and extensive physical therapy that she did in addition to a substantial loss of MORE

  • Failed De-icing System Causes Family’s Death in Plane Crash

    Buckalew v. Socata Industries, (judicial district of New London – filed Dec. 18, 2013) Family of four perishes in plane crash where de-icing system fails to properly engage in flight.  The pilot/spouse/father was the managing owner of a successful hedge fund en route to a business meeting with his family when the purported state-of-the art de-icing system failed to engage and properly stabilize the aircraft.  The plane crashed in New Jersey killing all on board.  The defendants are Columbia Aircraft sales operating out of Groton/New London airport and the French manufacturer of the luxury twin engine long range aircraft, Socata, MORE

  • Mall Employee Slams Into Young Man

    Qui v. Colombo, et al, (JD of Fairfield – filed Oct. 16, 2013) A young man suffered a traumatic brain injury while skateboarding in a remote area in the Danbury Fair Mall parking lot. He was struck by a mall employee who drove directly into him. We filed a claim against the driver, Danbury mall and the LLC that currently owns and operates the mall.

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