Attorney Michael C. Jainchill of RisCassi & Davis has filed suit against J.P. Jarjura & Sons of Waterbury and one of its drivers for an illegal left turn which caused a motor vehicle collision on the Berlin Turnpike. The collision left a Newington man with a severe traumatic brain injury resulting in his inability to… read more →
Jim Calhoun, his family and team, working with the law firm of RisCassi and Davis, Hartford Food Systems and Omar Coffee, today delivered 1,000 holiday meals to needy families in Hartford. Since 1999, the Jim Calhoun Holiday Food Drive has raised over $1 million for needy families in Connecticut or over 1.9 million meals. All… read more →
TRIAL, a national magazine for trial attorneys, has published an article co-authored by RisCassi & Davis attorney Patrick J. Kennedy. The article, titled “Dynamic Demand Letters”, focuses on how to draft an effective demand letter for settlement before litigation. The article appears in the December 2009 edition of TRIAL.
Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named William R. Davis as the “Hartford Best Lawyers Personal Injury Litigator of the Year” for 2010. After more than a quarter of a century in publication, Best Lawyers is designating “Lawyers of the Year” in high-profile legal specialties in large… read more →
On June 10, 2009, a Manchester police cruiser sped through an intersection causing a collision with a van carrying six passengers. One of those passengers retained RisCassi & Davis attorney John J. Houlihan Jr. to pursue the case. Attorney Houlihan has recently filed suit on the man’s behalf. The suit, which was filed in Hartford… read more →
Jim Calhoun is again teaming up with RisCassi and Davis, Stop & Shop, and Hartford Food Systems to raise dollars and deliver meals to needy Connecticut families. This year, holiday meals will be delivered on December 10th to over 1,000 families at the Pope Park Recreation Center and the North-end Senior Center in Hartford. RisCassi… read more →
John J. Houlihan and Patrick J. Kennedy of RisCassi & Davis have filed a lawsuit against two area physicians for the death of a young boy. The case, which was filed in Hartford Superior Court, involves a failure to treat Addison’s Disease.
Court ordered mediation of the cases involving sexual abuse by Dr. George Reardon at St. Francis Hospital has reached an impasse. The cases appear poised to go to trial. There are currently 85 plaintiffs under age 48 when their cases were filed, represented by 16 law firms, who are suing the hospital because of abuse… read more →
RisCassi & Davis, a Hartford-based personal injury law firm that has been serving clients for more than 50 years, recently launched a new website. The site, which features video to introduce prospective clients to the firm’s attorneys and staff, also features information about RisCassi & Davis practice areas, results, and news. Designed with the… read more →
For the third year in a row, the personal injury law firm of RisCassi & Davis sponsored University of Connecticut men’s basketball coach Jim Calhoun’s bike ride to raise money for cancer research. RisCassi & Davis attorneys, staff and friends participated in the race, while others volunteered. The 2009 Jim Calhoun Cancer Challenge Ride was… read more →