Paul T. Edwards

Paul T. Edwards

Owner
Location:
Danbury, Connecticut
Phone:
877-489-8456 (Toll Free)
203-744-5400
Fax:
800-327-5651
Email:
More than 25 years experience as a trial lawyer.  Uniquely experienced with 13 years of practice as a trial lawyer defending doctors and hospitals in medical malpractice cases.  Since 2006, Paul exclusively protects the rights of injury victims and their families.  Paul knows how the insurance companies think because he used to work with them.
Paul has tried dozens of cases in State and Federal Court in Connecticut.  He has obtained dozens of seven-figure verdicts and settlements throughout his career. Some of his 2019 results include a medical malpractice wrongful death case that resolved for more than $2,000,000.00, a pedestrian vs. car crash case that settled for $600,000.00, a crash crash with cervical disk herniation for $300,000.00, car crash wrongful death case involving and 87 year old deceased client for $475,000 and a car crash causing the need for a total shoulder replacement settling for $337,500.
When you hire Paul, you get Paul.  Paul will not pass you off to junior lawyers. Paul is very selective with the cases he chooses to handle. 

Areas of Practice

  • 45% Personal Injury & Wrongful Death
  • 45% Medical Malpractice
  • 10% Product Liability

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1991
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1994

Education

  • Quinnipiac School of Law (formerly University of Bridgeport School of Law), Bridgeport, Connecticut
    • J.D. cum laude - 1991
    • Law Review: Law Review , Member, 1990 - 1991
  • College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
    • B.A. - 1988
    • Major: Government

References

  • Peter Sachner
  • Eric Smith

Honors and Awards

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, 2013 - 2018
  • Connecticut Super Lawyers, 2008 - 2019

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2006 - Present
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member, Board of Governors, 2015 - Present
  • Greater Danbury Bar Associations, Member, 2012 - Present
  • Greater Danbury Bar Association, President, 2019 - 2020
  • Medical Malpractice Committee, Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2014 - Present
  • American Association of Justice, Member, 2007 - Present
  • U.S. Vaccine Court, 2009 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Deakin Edwards & Clark, LLP, Partner, 2012 - 2017
  • Stratton Faxon, Partner, 2006 - 2012
  • Danaher, Tedford Lagnese & Neal, P.C., Partner , 1993 - 2006
  • Connecticut Appellate Court, Judicial Law Clerk, 1991 - 1992

Languages

  • English (Primary)
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese