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Insurance fraud

Insurance Fraud Attorneys in Connecticut

Suffered Losses Due to Fraud? We Can Help!

Insurance fraud happens when individuals deceive an insurance company to collect money to which they are not entitled. Depending on the extent, this can be a misdemeanor or a felony.

Fraud can also be committed by insurance companies, as insurers will deny legitimate claims made by policyholders.

Insurance fraud is separated into two categories:

  • Soft fraud: When a person exaggerates an existing claim, it is usually treated as a misdemeanor resulting in fines, jail time, community service, or probation.
  • Hard fraud: When a person causes or fabricates a loss for the purpose of obtaining payment, this is a felony punishable by incarceration for a number of years.

What Is Considered a False/Misleading Claim?

To be charged with fraud, a defendant must knowingly make a false or misleading statement in support of, in opposition to, or in connection with a claim. This includes false or exaggerated claims made to physicians or false statements from providers regarding services performed. To be considered fraudulent, the statement must be important to the claim.

Types of insurance fraud include:

  • Healthcare claims: Medical providers may submit claims for procedures they didn’t perform.
  • Automobile claims: A person might claim that the damage from an accident is greater than it is.
  • Property claims: A person may exaggerate the severity of damage incurred from a loss.
  • Life claims: A person may attempt to obtain payment by fabricating their death or that of another.

Contact Us Today

If you have suffered losses due to false claims, trust Carter Mario Law Firm to help. Contact our team today at (203) 806-9256 to schedule your free, no-obligation consultation.

At Carter Mario Law Firm, we have decades of combined legal experience negotiating insurance fraud cases. We understand what it takes to bring our clients maximum compensation for the losses they have suffered — and to do so in a timely manner.

We understand state and federal laws and will create a results-driven strategy crafted specifically around the details of your case. After carefully reviewing the evidence, we will file a claim seeking full, fair compensation for your injuries.

When you or a loved one suffers loss caused by insurance fraud, you need experience on your side. Let Carter Mario Law Firm protect your rights. Just call (203) 806-9256 today. You can also submit a FREE initial consultation form.

We provide 24/7 access to our compassionate attorneys along with our exclusive Zero Fee Warranty. With Carter Mario Law Firm, you don’t owe any attorneys’ fees unless we recover on your behalf. It’s that simple. Call (203) 806-9256 to find out what Carter Mario Law Firm can do for you.

CLIENT VICTORIES

We've Recovered Hundreds of Millions for Clients Throughout Connecticut
  • Failure to Treat $3,900,000

    Gastroenterologist and primary care doctor failed to treat or transfer our 65-year-old client who was hospitalized for GI bleeding, which resulted in our client’s death.

  • Illegal Left-Hand Turn $2,400,000

    A 17-year-old driving an SUV made an illegal left-hand turn at a T-intersection in a residential neighborhood. The driver hit our 36-year-old client and suffered severe head and brain trauma; multiple fractures to his face and skull; multiple rib fractures; cervical vertebrae fracture; left femur, left hand, and left foot fractures; a punctured lung.

  • Pedestrian Accident $2,400,000

    Our client was a pedestrian that was struck by a car. This accident caused a severe injury that resulted in leg amputation.

  • Head-On Collision Results in Passenger’s Death $2,300,000

    A 23-year-old male was a passenger in a vehicle that crossed into the path of a school bus and struck it head-on, which resulted in his death.

  • Cable Man Slipped on a Half Inch of Ice in the Entryway $2,250,000

    A 34-year-old man was installing cable television equipment at a condominium complex when he slipped on a half-inch of ice in the entryway, causing him to fall on his back and hit his head. As a result, the man underwent three invasive procedures due to lumbar spine injuries. Despite the procedures, he was determined to be 40 percent disabled, limiting his future ability to work in a full-time, labor-intensive position.

  • Low-Impact Sideswipe $2,050,000

    A 34-year-old driver was sideswiped on the highway and later developed failed back syndrome, leaving him unable to work and suffering from chronic pain.

  • Fall on Ice $1,900,000

    Our diabetic client fell on the ice and broke their ankle. Rubbing from the ankle cast caused a non-healing wound which led to leg amputation.

  • Death Due to Failure to Diagnose $1,650,000

    Death due to failure to diagnose skin cancer.

  • Scooter Accident $1,250,000

    A scooter operator was hit after the defendant attempted to make a left-hand turn. The client suffered severe injuries, including a fractured hip and a concussion.

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WHY CHOOSE CARTER MARIO LAW FIRM?

  • Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Recovered

    We have secured countless victories on behalf of injured clients throughout the state of Connecticut since 1989.

  • Experience on Your Side

    We have been fighting for personal injury victims throughout Connecticut for more than three decades, and we're just getting started. 

  • Committed to Our Community

    We are dedicated to serving our community inside and outside of the courtroom, and even run a statewide outreach initiative to give back.

  • A Team That Puts You First

    At Carter Mario Law Firm, our clients are our number one priority. This is why we provide every client with 24/7 access to the legal team working on their case.

CLIENT TESTIMONIALS

Real Stories from Real People
  • Client
    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.
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    “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.
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    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.
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    The team has helped me incredibly.

    “Excellent client services and professional. The team has helped me incredibly throughout the aftermath of an accident from day one.”

    - Jeremy G.
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    Tough and fearless.

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    - Phillip Y.
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