Attorneys John A. Collins III and Robert B. Keville Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019
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John A. Collins III has successfully obtained verdicts or public settlements up to $10 million on behalf of injured victims over a 29-year law practice. He currently serves as the Managing Partner of Suisman Shapiro. The Connecticut Bar Foundation honored Attorney John A. Collins III in 2005 with his selection as a Life Fellow. "Selection as a Fellow requires demonstrated superior legal ability and devotion to the welfare of the community, state and nation, as well as to the advancement of the legal foundation". Source: Connecticut Bar Foundation.
Attorney Robert B. Keville is a Director who concentrates in Worker's Compensation and Civil Litigation. Mr. Keville is a member of the Connecticut Bar, both State and Federal. He is also a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association.Mr. Keville’s practice focuses on the representation of injured workers in State and Federal Worker's Compensation forums, as well as serious personal injury claims. He has tried numerous cases to conclusion and has appeared before various Appellate tribunals, up thru and including the State of Connecticut Supreme Court.
The law firm of Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Law Firms list for multiple years. Suisman Shapiro is the largest law firm in eastern Connecticut, providing residents and businesses from New Haven to Providence with a full range of legal services.