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Polito & Harrington LLC

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Waterford, Connecticut accident & injury lawyer

  • Accident & Injury
  • Slip & Fall Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Medical Malpractice

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The Connecticut personal injury attorneys at Polito & Harrington believe that each client deserves one-on-one personal attention, compassion, and quality legal representation. Polito & Harrington regularly assists individuals who have been injured by the negligence of others in car accidents, motorcycle accidents, trucking accidents, drunk driving accidents, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, slip and falls, and construction accidents. Our firm has the resources and skills to guide you through every step of the process. To request a free consultation with one of our New London, CT, or Rhode Island personal injury attorneys, call us at 860-447-3300.

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James M. Harrington

JAMES M. HARRINGTON is an associate at the law firm of Polito & Harrington LLC in Waterford, Connecticut. A native of Clinton, Connecticut, James attended The Morgan High School. James graduated from Boston College with a degree in political science and cum laude from Western New England College School of Law.

From 2013-2016, James’ work in personal injury law garnered him recognition as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine, an honor given to only 2.5% of the lawyers in the state. In 2014 and 2015, James was listed by the National Trial Lawyers Association’s Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Connecticut list. In 2015, James was also recognized by the Connecticut Law Tribune as one of the “New Leaders in Law.” The award is given to attorneys under 40 who demonstrate traits and achievements which rise above their peers.

During his career, James has tried personal injury cases in the Connecticut Superior Court, as well as handled appeals before the United States Supreme Court, Connecticut Supreme Court, and Connecticut Appellate Court. James has been a guest lecturer on the topic of trial methods at the University of Connecticut Law School since 2012 and has been a panelist for several legal education programs on trial advocacy before the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association. In addition to handling claims for personal injury in the State of Connecticut, James also practices tribal law, representing clients whose injuries occurred at either of Connecticut’s two casinos, Mohegan Sun or Foxwoods.

  • J.D
    Western New England College School of Law
  • B.A
    Boston College
  • Connecticut Rising Star
    Super Lawyers Magazine
    2015 - Present
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers- CT
    National Trial Lawyers Association
    2015 - Present
  • New Leader in Law
    Connecticut Law Tribune
    2015 - Present
  • Member of Litigation Department of the Year
    Connecticut Law Tribune
    2014 - Present
  • Law Review
    Western New England College
    2013 - Present
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
    2013 - Present
  • Connecticut Bar Association
    2012 - Present
  • Connecticut Bar Association
    Young Lawyers Division
    2011 - Present
  • New London County Bar Association
    2011 - Present
Polito & Harrington LLC
567 Vauxhall Street Ext. Suite 230, Waterford, CT 06385
(860) 447-3300
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