The family of a 95-year-old woman who died after being brutally mauled by a pit bull in Suffield has filed a lawsuit against the dog’s owners, who include a former state representative who is an animal rights activist. John F. D’Aleo, executor of Janet D’Aleo’s estate and her son, asks for damages in excess of… read more →
Thirteen attorneys at RisCassi & Davis have been named as Connecticut Super Lawyers or Connecticut Rising Stars for 2019. Those named include James Bartolini, Kathryn Calibey, David Cooney, William Davis, Elisabeth Swanson, Brendan Faulkner, Andrew Groher, John Houlihan, Michael Jainchill, Paul Iannaccone, Patrick Kennedy, and Christopher Houlihan. Attorney Michael C. Jainchill has also been named by Super… read more →
RisCassi & Davis, Connecticut’s personal injury law firm, is pleased to announce that nine (9) of our lawyers have been named to the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. James D. Bartolini, Kathryn A. Calibey, David W. Cooney, Andrew S. Groher, John J. Houlihan, Jr., Paul M. Iannaccone, Michael C. Jainchill, Patrick J. Kennedy and Brendan Faulkner have been selected for inclusion in… read more →
The Connecticut personal injury firm of RisCassi & Davis is pleased to announce that attorney Ryan Sullivan has joined the firm.
John J. Houlihan Jr. was recently elected to the Board of Trustees at Providence College where he will serve a three-year term. Providence College is a Roman Catholic, four-year, liberal arts college located on 105 acres in Providence, Rhode Island.
A Rhode Island woman suffered five fractured ribs in 2017 after a vehicle struck the BMW in which she was a passenger in Middlebury. On Thursday, a Superior Court jury awarded Rosen $542,000. She was represented by Attorney Brendan Faulker at RisCassi & Davis.
Attorney Patrick Kennedy has just been named a Fellow in the International Academy of Trial Lawyers at their annual meeting in London. Patrick joins Managing Partner John Houlihan as a Fellow of this prestigious organization. The Academy limits Fellowship to 500 active trial lawyers from the United States and includes over 150 Fellows from nearly… read more →
Attorney Elisabeth Swanson has filed a medical malpractice lawsuit on behalf of an elderly Ellington woman against the Ellington Volunteer Ambulance Corps and the town. The lawsuit stems from an incident in January 2018 when EMTs failed to strap the woman onto a stretcher, which caused her to fall to the ground and suffer serious… read more →
According to the Connecticut Law Tribune, Attorney Michael Jainchill was one of five “Lawyers Who Won Big in 2018”. Attorney Jainchill helped secure a $3.8 million settlement in a wrongful death lawsuit against a speeding motorist that struck a vehicle head-on, killing 66-year-old grandmother Janet Pulver. One of the biggest obstacles was to establish the value… read more →
Attorney Sean Stokes has just been recognized for securing one of the Top 20 Verdicts in Connecticut for his success in Doe v. Darazs.