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The personal injury attorneys of Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements. Est 1960.

We Help After an Accident or Abuse

We Help After an Accident or Abuse

The personal injury attorneys of Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney have recovered more than $500 million in verdicts and settlements. Est 1960.

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We are open and ready to help…
We have modified our office to help with social distancing. We are able to see clients inside or outside the office, or by video or telephone conference.
Courts are beginning to reopen, and insurance companies are resuming normal business. We are here for you and happy to help with insurance issues, medical bills and everything else.

Over $70 Million

Awards and settlements collected for child victims of sexual abuse across Connecticut involving priests, clergy, teachers, coaches and family members.

$6.2Million

Landmark verdict holding an off-duty police officer responsible for failing to prevent a fatal drunk driving accident.

$6Million

Recovered award for family after proving the medical manufacturer knew about the faulty oxygen machine that killed a patient.

$5.39Million

Won settlement for truck accident victim by taking the case before the superior court after trucking company filed for bankruptcy.

$2.1Million

Largest verdict in Connecticut history involving serious injuries after a motorcycle accident.

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As Larry Nassar, a doctor who formerly treated members of the U.S. Olympic gymnastics team, sat in court recently for a sentencing hearing to learn his punishment for abusing teenage victims over a number of years, several of those victims made statements about how the abuse impacted their lives. One such victim was McKayla Maroney, who gained national renown when she won a gold medal at the Olympics.

Maroney, who is now 22 years old, submitted a written statement that was read by a prosecutor at the sentencing hearing. Maroney’s statement described how Nassar’s abuse of her began when she was just 13 or 14 years old, and continued as she participated in national and Olympic gymnastics competitions. At the time of the abuse, Nassar reportedly told Maroney that he was performing the same type of “medical treatments” on her that he had on many other patients over the course of 30 years of practice as a doctor. Maroney’s statement described how she trusted Nassar, but that what he was actually doing was child molestation.

Although Maroney may be one of the most well-known individuals to have been victimized by Nassar, she is far from alone. A recent report noted that there are some 140 or more other women and young girls who have asserted that Nassar abused them as well.

The type of breach of trust that is on display for a national audience as Nassar is sentenced for his crimes is worthy of significant punishment. Victims of sexual abuse deserve to have the opportunity to voice how such abuse has impacted their lives and, where appropriate, they may also have the right to pursue financial compensation from abusers in civil court as well.

Source: The New York Times, “McKayla Maroney, Describing Sexual Abuse, Calls Larry Nassar a ‘Monster of a Human Being’,” Christine Hauser, Jan. 18, 2018