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Eric Peter Smith

Eric Peter Smith

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Birth Injury, Wrongful Death, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

About Me

Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA).

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Wrongful Death: 30%
  2. Birth Injury: 30%
  3. Personal Injury: 30%
  4. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Eric. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tanya Marie Bachand

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Tanya Bachand Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Faxon Law Group

59 Elm Street
New Haven, CT, 06510

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive199507/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super Lawyers 2015Law & Politics Magazine2014
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, 2015Best Lawyers in America2014
Super Lawyers 2014Law & Politics Magazine2013
Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, 2014Best Lawyers in America2013
Super Lawyers 2013Law & Politics Magazine2012
Super Lawyers 2012Law & Politics Magazine2011
Super Lawyers 2011Law & Politics Magazine2010
Super Lawyers 2010Law & Politics Magazine2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLynch, Traub, Keefe & Errante, P.C.1995 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
New Haven County Bar AssociationExecutive Board2009 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA)Medical Malpractice Committee1995 - Present
American Association for Justicemember1995 - Present
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1995 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Smith v. Darien Health Care CenterPlaintiff's Verdict: $1.45 million

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Quinnipiac University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Wrongful Death Litigation SeminarWrongful Death - Jury Perspectives2014
Nuts & Bolts Program: LitigationAnatomy of a Superior Court Case2014
Wrongful Death Litigation SeminarWrongful Death - Jury Perspectives2013
Nuts & Bolts Program: LitigationAnatomy of a Superior Court Case2013
Wrongful Death Litigation SeminarWrongful Death - Jury Perspectives2012
Nuts & Bolts Program: LitigationAnatomy of a Superior Court Case2012
Wrongful Death Litigation SeminarWrongful Death - Jury Perspectives2011
Nuts & Bolts Program: LitigationAnatomy of a Superior Court Case2011
LIEN ISSUESMedicare, Medicaid, ERISA and other lien issues2011
Wrongful Death Litigation SeminarWrongful Death - Jury Perspectives2010
Nuts & Bolts Program: LitigationAnatomy of a Superior Court Case2010
LIEN ISSUESMedicare, Medicaid, ERISA and other lien issues2010
Wrongful Death Litigation Seminarwrongful death - jury perspectives2009
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation IIcivil litigation rules and procedures2009
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation IIcivil litigation rules and procedures2008
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation IIcivil litigation rules and procedures2007
Subpoena Issueslegal issues involving subpoenas2006
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation IIcivil litigation rules and procedures2006
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation IIcivil litigation rules and procedures2005
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation IIcivil litigation rules and procedures2004
Advanced Techniques for Expert Depositionsadvanced expert depositions2004
Premises Liability Litigationpremises liability law and litigation2003
Medical Malpractice in Connecticutmedical malpractice litigation2003
Advanced Issues in Connecticut Medical Malpracticemedical malpractice litigation2000