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 627 (as of 8/7)
  • 2017 Intakes Declined 578 (as of 8/7)
  • All Intakes Under Investigation 68 (as of 8/7)
  • 2017 Accepted/Filed Cases 25
  • 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 1.8 years

archive for January, 2014


  • Ford Defect Renders Driver Quadriplegic

    Griffin v. Ford Motor Co. and Colonial Ford Dealership, (judicial district of Bridgeport – filed Oct. 21, 2013) A man operating a 1998 Ford Explorer was catastrophically injured in a rollover crash. The Explorer, sold to him by Colonial Ford in Danbury, contained a defect in which the roof of the vehicle failed to withstand impact during a rollover. As a result, the plaintiff suffered a spinal cord injury and is now quadriplegic. The Ford motor company is being sued because it did not comply with the engineering standards of the time applicable in the automotive industry with respect to MORE

  • Reckless Driving Results in Bus Accident and Double Amputee

    Jones v. Garda CL New England, Inc. and Garda CL Atlantic, Inc., (judicial district of New Haven – filed Oct. 10, 2013) Reckless driving by the defendant in a Garda truck rendered a bus passenger a double amputee. The public bus was traveling in New Haven when a Ford 350 truck, operated by a Garda employee, darted out in traffic and cut off the bus at an intersection, causing the bus to violently come to a stop and severely injuring our plaintiff who suffered bruising to his legs that aggravated a pre-existing circulatory problem. His right leg and a portion MORE

  • Father of Five Slips on Ice and Is Killed by Train

    Murphy v. Town of Darien and Metro-North Commuter Railroad Company, (judicial district of Bridgeport – filed Dec. 18, 2013) A patron wanting to get on an approaching train at the Darien Noroton Heights Metro-North train station slipped on a slab of ice and fell onto the railroad tracks below. He was then struck by an adjacent train suffering multiple blunt force traumatic injuries that tragically ended his life. The defendants in this wrongful death suit were negligent in several instances. They failed to properly maintain a safe train platform for travelers, failed to inspect, anticipate and remedy a dangerous situation, MORE

How to Use Case Builder

Case Builder contains two helpful categories: cases we are working on now and our past results. Case Builder is a novel concept. Our web designer said we should have this information fixed in a web page. We disagreed—thinking that just like our practice is always changing the case builder should be an ever-changing description of where we are right now—not last month or a year ago.

Current Cases

Past Results

National Board of Trial Advocacy

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Super Lawyers Top 50 New England Lawyers

Super Lawyers Top 10 Connecticut Lawyers

Martin Hubbell Peer Review Rated

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