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.

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.

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.

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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  6.  » 39% of car accidents happen in the first 10 minutes of driving

If you mostly use your car for short trips, you should know about the findings of a recent survey. In that survey, 39% of car accidents occurred in just the first 10 minutes of driving time. Consequently, even on short trips, you have a significant chance of sustaining a serious injury in a collision. 

Following an automobile accident, it may be tempting to accept a low settlement offer from the insurance company. Doing so, though, may not be in your personal, legal or financial interests. By working with an attorney, you likely boost your odds of receiving fair compensation. 

Foster meaningful negotiations

Before filing a lawsuit, most injured individuals negotiate with insurance companies. Not all settlement negotiations are the same. That is, a meaningful negotiation requires some experience. 

Accordingly, you may simply lack the skills necessary to bargain for the settlement you deserve. That probably is not the case with the attorney you hire, especially if you pick an experienced one. 

Collect relevant evidence

Settlement negotiations may only get you so far. If your attorney cannot reach an acceptable agreement with the insurance company, you may need to bring a legal cause of action. 

In preparation for trial, your attorney can probably help you gather the following items: 

  • Police reports, expert opinions and other crash-related data 
  • Medical records, injury accommodations and other health-related items 
  • Any additional crash-related information 

Assembling this documentation can be challenging for a few reasons. Most significantly, it can be difficult to know the difference between useful and extraneous evidence. 

Because your attorney regularly works with injured individuals, he or she can be invaluable in identifying which evidence most helps your case.