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 May, 2014


  • Underinsured/ Undocumented Driver Causes Mayhem

    Mazzeo v. SAFECO (US District Court – filed March 21, 2014) On an August day in Somers, New York, Tomas Salguero-Ramirez, an undocumented laborer, was operating an underinsured landscaping vehicle when he crossed the center line and struck our client Elaine Mazzeo’s car head-on.  Elaine had to be extricated from the vehicle, suffering severe injuries, but most tragically her life partner was killed in the collision while she was on a simple trip across town to run some errands.  Elaine purchased underinsured motorist insurance from SAFECO to protect her from precisely this type of incident but – as insurance companies MORE

  • Motor Vehicle: Head-On Crash

    Berry v. Kwon, (judicial district of New London – filed January 14, 2014) While traveling on a road in Old Lyme, Connecticut, plaintiff Mary Berry was struck by the defendant, Kevin Kwon who crossed into Mary’s lane and struck her head-on. The violent collision required Mary to be extricated from her vehicle and taken to the hospital for emergency treatment.  Mary sustained a number of serious injuries including some requiring surgical revision and repair including trauma to her spine, femur, kneecap, ankle and foot.  Mary’s injuries have required extensive medical care and treatment.  The defendant’s insurance company, The Hartford, inexplicably 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

US News Best Law Firms 2017

US News Best Law Firms 2017

Super Lawyers Top 50 New England Lawyers

Super Lawyers Top 10 Connecticut Lawyers

Martin Hubbell Peer Review Rated

CLTA Board of Govenors