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Defense Verdict for Property Management Company / Fall Down Stairs

Attorney Margarita Warren successfully obtained a defense verdict on behalf of a property management company in an action arising from a fall down an exterior wooden stairway. The plaintiff tenant.. read more

Dealy and Hassett featured in DRI’s The Voice

Attorneys John Dealy and David Hassett were recently featured in DRI’s The Voice in connection with summary judgment affirmed by the Massachusetts Appeals Court in a wrongful death action: DRI-And.. read more

Judgment in Favor of Municipality in Land Dispute

Attorney Matthew Lindberg obtained judgment in favor of a Town in Worcester Superior Court in the trial of an action stemming from a contentious land dispute between property owners and.. read more

Defense Verdict / Slip and Fall with Wrist Fracture

Attorney James C. Wood successfully obtained a defense verdict in Bristol Superior Court in a matter arising from a tenant’s slip and fall on snow and ice at Attleboro Housing.. read more

Hassett & Donnelly Adds Carlisle to Hartford Office

July 7, 2016 – Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., an insurance defense trial practice firm, announced today that Joseph H. Carlisle has joined the firm as an attorney in its Hartford.. read more

Dismissal of City in Water Runoff / Property Damage Action

Attorney Courtney Mayo successfully obtained a dismissal on behalf of a municipality in an action arising from property damage allegedly caused by water runoff. The plaintiff homeowners filed the subject.. read more

No Probable Cause Found in Age Discrimination Case

Attorney Courtney Mayo obtained a finding of no probable cause from the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination (MCAD) in a claim for age discrimination and retaliation brought by a teacher against.. read more

Defense Verdict / Fall with Hand Fracture and Post-Concussive Syndrome Alleged

Attorney Paul Rainville successfully obtained a defense verdict in a jury trial in Worcester Superior Court in a case arising from a trip and fall at a rental property. The.. read more

Summary Judgment / Auto Dealership Not An Agent of Financing Company in Auto Repossession Case

Attorney Kelly A. Byron successfully obtained summary judgment in Fairfield Superior Court on behalf of an automobile dealership in an action stemming from a contested auto repossession. The plaintiff brought.. read more

Two Defense Verdicts in Separate Injury Actions Involving Same Plaintiff

Over the course of several months, Attorney Gerard T. Donnelly secured two defense verdicts in Hampden Superior Court in two separate actions involving the same plaintiff. The first trial involved.. read more