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Hassett and Ober’s Appeals Court Win Featured in Lawyer’s Weekly

Negligence – Car accident – Voir dire Appeals Court (Unpublished) By: Tom Egan of Massachusetts Lawyer’s Weekly January 18, 2017 Where, after the plaintiff was injured in a motor vehicle accident, the.. read more

Appeals Court Affirms Summary Judgment / Insured’s Adult Son Not a Household Member

Attorney Matthew Lindberg obtained affirmation of summary judgment before the Massachusetts Appeals Court on behalf of an insurance company in a declaratory judgment action arising from a claim for underinsured.. 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

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

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

Hassett & Donnelly Adds James C. Wood to Boston Office

Boston, Mass.  January 27, 2016 – Hassett & Donnelly, P.C., an insurance defense trial practice firm, announced today that James C. Wood of Somerville, Massachusetts has joined the firm as.. read more

Summary Judgment for General Contractor / Sewer Defects Alleged in Hotel Construction

  Attorneys Gerard Donnelly and Margarita Warren successfully obtained summary judgment on behalf of a construction company in an action arising from alleged sewer defects in a large hotel construction.. read more