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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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Workers’ Compensation Heart & Hypertension Act Case Settled for $125,000

Claimant was a 60-year-old detective with a local police department. He successfully passed two pre-employment physical examinations that failed to reveal any evidence of hypertension or heart disease. Thereafter, he underwent annual physicals with the town doctor for 21 years and the examination findings were essentially normal. At his annual physical in 2001, the client was advised by the town doctor that he had hypertension (high blood pressure). This was the first time that he had ever been told that he had hypertension. A cardiologist subsequently confirmed this diagnosis, placed him on medication and found that he had a 40% permanent impairment of the heart. An independent doctor found a 30% disability rating. Our firm filed a Notice of Claim (Form 30C) under the Heart & Hypertension Act (C.G.S. Sec. 7-433c) with the town and the Workers’ Compensation Commission within one year of the date that the client was made aware of his hypertension condition, as required by Connecticut law. The town argued that the claim was filed too late because, at three prior exams, the officer’s blood pressure was slightly elevated. The case went to trial and the Commissioner found in favor of our client. The town appealed this decision to the Compensation Review Board and lost. A further appeal was taken by the town to the Appellate Court. While that appeal was pending, Tremont Sheldon Robinson Mahoney successfully negotiated a partial settlement of the claim for $125,000.