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Richard L Grant

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Brain Injury, Medical Malpractice, Defective and Dangerous Products, Animal Law, Admiralty & Maritime

About Me

Attorney Grant is a member of  the Law Offices of Piazza, Simmons  and Grant, L.L.C., a firm well recognized for  its success. Achievements have included seven figure settlements and jury verdicts on behalf of our clients — people who faced serious personal injury or other legal concerns. At Piazza, Simmons & Grant, LLC our emphasis is always on helping clients achieve the best possible results in cases involving personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice and family law. We tailor our approach to meet our clients' needs. When litigation is necessary, we pursue it tenaciously.


 


Attorney Grant represents clients seriously injured as a result of accidents or medical malpractice.  After working for  eight years in the insurance defense industry, where he had a winning record as a trial attorney and successfully defended auto accident and medical malpractice claims, he began representing injured persons in 2004.  Since that time he has developed a winning record as a plaintiff's trial attorney, and has used his background, familiarity and knowledge of the insurance industry to consistently obtain higher settlements for his clients.


 


Attorney Grant is committed to obtaining maximum value for his clients by going the extra mile.  This means he will not recommend settling your case until he believes you are getting what your case is truly worth, and he will work hard to do the groundwork necessary to get it.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Personal Injury: 25%
    20 years
  2. Car Accidents: 20%
    20 years
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 15%
    16 years
  4. Medical Malpractice: 15%
    12 years
  5. Other: 25%
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Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • John Anthony Cirello

    When I worked with Richard hew was always diligent and committed to his client's cause. You couldn't ask for a better attorney.

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    John Cirello Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Edward Mark Schenkel

    I was opposing counsel to attorney Grant on a litigation matter several years ago. Attorney grant did an excellent job advocating for his client and maintaining a professional relationship with me.

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    Edward Schenkel Commercial Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Piazza, Simmons & Grant, L.L.C.

112 Prospect Street
Stamford, CT, 06901-1207

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive199606/18/2015
NYCurrently registered 199603/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Top 100 Litigation LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2014
Top 100 Litigation LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Multi-Million Dollar AdvocateMulti-Million Dollar Advocates Forum2012
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerPiazza, Simmons & Grant, LLC2004 - Present
Senior Defense Litigation AssociateRyan, Ryan, Johson & Deluca, LLP2003 - 2004
Defense Trial AttorneyLippman & Ouellette, LLC1999 - 2003
Insurance Defense Litigation AssociateCorleto & Associates, PC1997 - 1999

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeMember2012 - Present
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1997 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Motorist v. MotoristSettlement: $300,000.00
Jane Doe vs. Plastic SurgeonSettlement: $327,000.00
Head Injury Athlete vs. Board of EducationSettlement: $262,500.00

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Miami UniversityEnglish (Dean's List with Departmental Honors), RussianBA - Bachelor of Arts1991