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Meriden Personal Injury Lawyers

Are you seeking justice and compensation for your injuries? Is the negligent person’s insurance company bombarding you with paperwork, while also giving you endless excuses as to why they are denying your personal injury lawsuit? A personal injury attorney can handle the battle with the insurance company while you focus on recovering from your injuries.

At the Carter Mario Law Firm, our team of experienced personal injury lawyers in Meriden, CT know virtually every excuse and tactic insurance companies use to frustrate and discourage injured victims. We know how to fight back against insurance companies while also building strong cases on behalf of our clients. Let us fight for your rights and bring you the financial compensation you deserve.

If you are worried about the cost of our services, don’t be! We do not charge our clients to pay any upfront legal fees! In fact, under our Zero-Fee Warranty, you owe us nothing until we negotiate a favorable settlement or win your case in court.

If you have questions regarding your case, 
contact Meriden’s go-to personal injury team today!

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We’ve Recovered Over $1 Billion for Our Clients

We are dedicated to making things right for our clients!

At Carter Mario Law Firm, we’re proud to have recovered over one billion dollars for our clients. Our proven track record demonstrates our commitment to securing maximum compensation for those who have suffered due to the negligence of others. You can trust us to fight tirelessly for your rights and achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

Injury Cases Our Attorneys Handle

A real law firm with real litigators!

Our experienced personal injury attorneys in Meriden handle a wide range of injury cases. Many law firms are afraid to take complex cases to trial. Our litigators are fearless advocates who routinely face off against powerful insurance companies and beat them in court!

Why You Need an Experienced Personal Injury Lawyer

An experienced litigator can tip the scales in your favor!

Having an experienced Meriden, CT personal injury lawyer by your side can make all the difference. Our skilled personal injury attorneys will advocate for your rights, negotiate with insurance companies, and ensure you receive the compensation you are entitled to. Don’t face this battle alone — let us be your trusted legal partner.

Types of Personal Injury Cases in Meriden We Can Help With

Were you hurt in a truck accident on I-91 or attacked by a dog in Hubbard Park? No matter the circumstance, our goal remains the same: to fight for your rights and secure the compensation you deserve. Reach out to us today, and let us guide you through this challenging time.

Car Accidents

Despite extensive laws governing the operation of motor vehicles, 2,151 car accidents occurred in Meriden in 2022. If you’ve been injured in a car accident, our personal injury lawyers are here to help. We’ll work tirelessly to navigate the legal process and fight for the compensation you need to recover and move forward.

Truck Accidents

If you’ve been a victim of a truck accident, our Meriden personal injury lawyers have the knowledge to handle your case. We know how to gather and use evidence such as black box data and post-accident drug tests to build a strong case on your behalf. We’ll fight for your rights and pursue the compensation you deserve for your injuries and losses.

Motorcycle Accidents

Motorcycle accidents often lead to significant injuries. We know you require maximum compensation due to the life-altering nature of your injuries. If you’ve been involved in a motorcycle accident, you can trust Meriden’s finest personal injury lawyers to advocate for you. 

Workers’ Compensation

If you’ve been injured at work, seeking workers’ compensation benefits is crucial. To have a compensable claim, Connecticut law (Sec. 31-275) requires you to have suffered an injury while in the course and scope of your employment. Our Meriden personal injury lawyers have the knowledge and experience to help you navigate the workers’ compensation process with the goal of getting you the benefits you need.

Medical Malpractice

If you believe you were a victim of medical malpractice, our personal injury lawyers are here to help. Due to the fierce defenses asserted by doctors and insurance companies, and Connecticut’s legal requirement of a certificate of merit (Sec. 52-190a), experienced legal representation is essential. We’ll work diligently to hold the negligent doctor accountable and seek the compensation you deserve.

Defective Products

If you purchased a product at a store or from some other type of distributor, you are entitled to assume it is safe. Sadly, some products cause victims to suffer horrible injuries due to:

  • Design defects — A product was not properly designed.
  • Manufacturing defects — Improper materials used to build the product or a flaw in the method used to assemble the product caused it to become unreasonably hazardous.
  • Marketing defects — The manufacturer’s failure to provide proper instructions or warnings caused the product to become unreasonably hazardous.

If you’ve been harmed by a defective product, Connecticut law (Sec. 52-572n) allows you to sue the distributor or the manufacturer.

How to File a Personal Injury Claim in Meriden

Filing a personal injury claim can be complex, but we’re here to simplify the process for you. Our experienced Meriden, CT personal injury lawyers will guide you through each step, ensuring all necessary documentation is in order and deadlines are met. Let us handle the legal intricacies while you focus on your recovery.

Who Can File a Personal Injury Claim in Connecticut

If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence in Connecticut, you have the right to file a personal injury claim. If your injuries are especially severe and affect your marriage, your spouse has the right to file a loss of consortium claim (Sec. 52-555b). If you had a close family member who died due to another person’s negligence, Connecticut personal injury law (Sec. 52-572h) allows the personal representative of your family member’s estate to file a wrongful death claim.

Types of Damages You May Recover from an Injury Claim

In a personal injury claim, you are entitled to seek compensation for your losses. Connecticut law (Sec. 52-572h) allows you to make claims for your economic and non-economic losses. Our experienced personal injury attorneys will assess your case thoroughly and work tirelessly to ensure you receive the compensation you are entitled to for your injuries and losses.

Economic Damages

Economic damages can encompass your past medical expenses and lost wages. Additionally, you can seek compensation for your future medical expenses and lost wages if your injuries are particularly severe. Our personal injury lawyers in Meriden, CT will meticulously evaluate your case to ensure all economic damages are accounted for, aiming to secure the compensation you need for your recovery.

Non-Economic Damages

The damages you can claim are not merely limited to your financial losses. Non-economic damages, such as pain and suffering, emotional distress, and loss of quality of life, are equally important to address. Our personal injury attorneys will strive to quantify and represent these damages effectively, aiming to ensure you receive fair compensation for your suffering.

FAQs on Meriden Injury Claims

Do you have questions about personal injury claims in Meriden, CT? Explore our frequently asked questions to gain a deeper understanding of the legal processes, timelines, costs, and more. If you still have questions or need personalized advice, don’t hesitate to contact our dedicated team.

Is there a time limit on filing a personal injury claim in Meriden, CT?

Yes, there is a time limit to file a personal injury claim!

Under Connecticut law (Sec. 52-584), you only have two years to file a personal injury claim. This two-year statute of limitations is strictly enforced. It’s crucial to act swiftly and consult with our experienced Meriden, CT personal injury lawyers to ensure your claim is filed within the specified time frame, maximizing your chances of a successful outcome.

How much is the cost of a Meriden personal injury attorney?

You only pay us when we win!

At the Carter Mario Law Firm, we understand the financial concerns you may have. That’s why we work on a contingency fee basis. You won’t pay us unless we win your case, making legal representation accessible to everyone seeking justice for their personal injury.

What is the limit on recoverable damages for an injury claim?

With few exceptions, none!

Unlike many other states, Connecticut does not limit the amount of non-economic damages a victim can obtain. The only exception is if you make a common law punitive damages claim. Unless your claim for punitive damages is based on a specific statute, you are limited to the cost of litigating your case and attorney’s fees.

Could I sue if I got bit by a dog?

Yes, you may have grounds to sue if you were bitten by a dog!

Under Connecticut law (Sec. 22-357), owners are strictly liable if their dogs attack innocent victims. This means you do not have to prove the owner had prior knowledge of the dog’s violent nature. Our Meriden personal injury attorneys can evaluate your case, determine liability, and help you seek compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering, and other damages resulting from the dog bite. 

Can I still file a claim if I was a passenger in an accident?

Yes! You can file a claim if you were a passenger!

If you were a passenger in a vehicle involved in an accident, you have the right to file a personal injury claim. As a passenger, you have a stronger legal claim as you were not driving, and therefore, not at fault for the car accident. Our skilled Connecticut personal injury lawyers can help you navigate the legal process and work to ensure you receive the compensation you are entitled to as a passenger.

How does not seeking medical attention after an accident affect my claim?

In short, it can hurt your claim!

Not seeking medical attention after an accident can significantly impact your personal injury claim. Prompt medical care is not only crucial for your health and well-being but also for establishing a clear link between the accident and your injuries. If you delay medical treatment, the insurance company may question the severity and cause of your injuries, potentially affecting your credibility and the strength of your personal injury claim.

Get Meriden’s Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys on Your Side

When you need a trusted personal injury attorney in Meriden, CT, we’re here for you. Let us fight for your rights and work towards the compensation you deserve. Reach out to the Carter Mario Law Firm today to speak with an experienced lawyer who can provide the legal guidance and support you need. 

Areas Our Personal Injury Lawyers Serve

Our dedicated team of personal injury lawyers proudly serves clients in and around Meriden, Connecticut. We serve several communities, including:

If you’re seeking legal representation for your personal injury case, don’t hesitate to schedule either an in-person or virtual appointment.

More Compensation & Less Hassle

Why You Need To Hire A Meriden
Personal Injury Lawyer!

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Insurance Companies Aren’t On Your Side

Insurance companies profit from denying your claim or giving you the least amount of compensation possible. At Carter Mario Law firm, you don’t pay us anything unless we recover money for you, and we earn a % of the money we recover. We ensure you get the compensation you deserve!

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You Deserve To Know How Much Your Case Is Worth

Don’t let insurance companies decide the value of your case. Our experts will examine how much your case is worth, and our proven process considers your injuries’ impact on your today and your future.

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The Legal Process Shouldn’t Cause Added Stress

Your case should be the least of your worries. Focus on healing, and our team will take care of the rest. Let our experts handle the legal process and get you the life-changing results you need.

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The Quicker You Act, The Better

Delays in treatment could hurt your health and your potential legal claim. No treatment – no case! Hiring a lawyer will ensure you receive maximum compensation and protect your interests.

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Why choose Carter Mario?

We want justice and what’s best for you and your case. Here’s our promise:

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    A Team That Puts You First!

    Our clients are our #1 priority and everything we do is focused on getting you the best result! You are the reason we became lawyers. To the insurance company, you are no more than a claim number but to us, it’s personal. We’re here for you 24/7, 365 days a year. We communicate often and call you back the same day or lunch is on us. We believe an informed client is a happy client. You are the reason we fight!

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    Over $1 Billion Recovered!

    For over 30 years, we’ve fought fiercely and tirelessly against Big Insurance and won countless victories for our clients. You were already hurt physically when you came to us, but we make sure you aren’t hurt financially when you leave. Our goal is to give you a better tomorrow.

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    Experience On Your Side!

    No obstacle is too big. Our seasoned attorneys were handpicked and know how to hold the insurance companies accountable. We have experience in and out of the courtroom. Our attention to detail and in-depth investigation helps identify key evidence we use to prepare your case. Our attorneys have the knowledge, the dedication, and the passion it takes to win. They love what they do.

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    We Have a Large War Chest!

    When we go to trial, we are battle ready, but taking a case to trial takes more than confidence, experience, and commitment. It takes cutting edge technology and a War Chest to support the costs of zealous representation. Many firms aren’t willing or don’t have the resources and financial stability to front your costs and maximize your case. We’ll spend whatever it takes to get you every penny you deserve!

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    Making the Law Make Sense!

    At Carter Mario Law Firm, our mission is to make the law make sense. You’ve been injured and it wasn’t your fault. Life is suddenly overwhelming and confusing, and you don’t know where to turn. You need help, but it matters who you get. Let us come to your rescue. We’ll do the work, so you don’t have to. You can focus on you!

You Pay Us Nothing Unless
We Win Your Case

Call (203) 876-2711 or Contact Us For a No-Obligation Case Evaluation. Our attorneys are standing by to evaluate your case, answer any questions, or discuss your next steps. Getting the compensation you deserve starts here!




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    Client Victories

    We’ve Recovered Over $1 Billion for Clients
    Just Like You

    Meriden

    $17M

    Rear-End Collision

    Our client sustained a significant injury to his cervical spine after a rear-end crash. After receiving a low initial offer from the insurance company, we fought hard for our client to get him the settlement he deserved.

    $4M

    Medical Misdiagnosis

    Our client’s doctor misread an x-ray causing a delayed diagnosis of sarcoma, which resulted in our client’s death.

    $3.9M

    Failure to Treat

    Gastroenterologist and primary care doctor failed to treat or transfer our client who was hospitalized for GI bleeding, which resulted in our client’s death.

    $3.4M

    Failure to Diagnose

    Our client’s doctors failed to diagnose him with abdominal cancer, resulting in his death.

    $3.4M

    Medical Malpractice

    Our client suffered brain damage, paralysis, and speech deficits after undergoing a bedside procedure.

    $3.3M

    Brain Damage

    Our client suffered brain damage after their breathing tube was misplaced.

    $3M

    Failure to Diagnose

    Our client’s doctor failed to diagnose Fournier’s Gangrene, resulting in necrotizing fasciitis, sterility, abnormal gait, and muscle loss.

    $2.6M

    Personal Injury Resulting in Death

    Our client, an innocent bystander to a bar room brawl, required surgery for a ruptured Achilles tendon. After the surgery, our client developed a pulmonary embolism, resulting in his death.

    $2.5M

    Gas Poisoning

    Our client suffered from carbon monoxide poisoning with cognitive loss after an on-site contractor ran gas engines during business hours.

    Client Testimonials

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    Such a great experience

    "I had such a great experience with Carter Mario Law Firm. Everyone was amazing, helpful and comforting during this stressful time."

    – Michelle P.

    It felt really good to have someone

    "My son suffered an injury after being hurt in a car accident, and it felt really good to have someone fighting for the person you love."

    – Alex M.

    Tough and fearless

    "Look no further, you have found the best personal injury law firm in Connecticut. Tough and fearless, and I cannot think of anyone better to represent me."

    – Phillip Y.

    Attention to detail

    "Look no further, you have found the best personal injury law firm in Connecticut. Tough and fearless, and I cannot think of anyone better to represent me."

    – John L.

    Took so much stress off of me

    "When I had my work-related injury, Carter Mario took on the workers’ comp insurance company that tried to belittle me and dealt with them, which took so much stress off of me. Thank you so much."

    – Ruth H.