The attorneys and staff at Polito & Harrington welcomed the company of Reona Dyess, Executive Director of The Drop-In Learning Center of New London and two family members associated with the Center. Our firm was honored to be able to provide holiday gifts to these two very deserving families as part of our effort to […]
In June, Attorney James Harrington volunteered at the Valley Shore YMCA’s triathlon camp for kids. The YMCA had been chosen by CMAK as one of the locations to host a training program aimed at exposing more children to the sport of triathlon. CMAK is a non-profit organization named after Chase Michael Anthony Kowalski. Chase was […]
I am pleased to report that James Harrington of our office recently resolved a matter in the Mohegan Tribal Court for $775,000.00. James’ client was a passenger in a limousine owned and operated by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority which was transporting him and his companions from Mohegan Sun to their homes in Fairfield County. […]
Attorney Bert Polito led a seminar for attorneys from Connecticut called “Trial Skills Part III: Tactics & Techniques for Direct & Cross Examination”. It was a seminar offered on April 24th by the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association.
Attorney James Harrington discussed Tribal Law and his successful resolution of a significant case in the Mohegan Tribal Court in a presentation given to Connecticut attorneys as part of the Continuing Education Program at the Annual Meeting of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association held on June 8, 2015.
Best Lawyers, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession, has named Humbert J. Polito Jr. as the 2015 “Lawyer of the Year” for Personal Injury Litigation – Plaintiff’s in the New London, Connecticut area. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is designated as the “Lawyer […]
Our firm was selected by the Connecticut Law Tribune as the Litigation Department of the Year for Personal Injury Litigation in 2013. We were pleased to be selected as the only firm statewide to receive such an honor from among many other personal injury law firms within the state of Connecticut. Attorneys Polito and Harrington […]
A recent Wall Street Journal article (3/19/13) reported that the American Academy of Neurology has provided stricter guidelines to deal with concussions in sports. If a concussion is suspected athletes should be taken immediately off the playing field and kept out of play until the symptoms have ceased and an exam by a medical expert […]
One of my instructors in law school once said “you are going to learn habits, it is simply a matter of which habits you learn.” All of us hopefully can look to one or more persons in our lives – a parent, friend, teacher, coach, employer – who served as a role model, mentor and […]
One of my first challenges as a lawyer was to represent a young man who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car accident. He needed help obtaining special education services in a small school system that had little experience with such an injury – but his mother would not be deterred. Her determination and […]