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About me

I am a Connecticut native, born in Bridgeport and raised in Madison.  I returned to Connecticut after having practiced in Philadelphia for two years with the law firm of Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz (now known as Pepper Hamilton LLP).


Practice areas


  1. Slip and Fall: 50%
    23 years, 250 cases
  2. Litigation: 25%
    23 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Car Accident: 20%
    23 years, 375 cases
  4. Appeals: 5%



Contingent (25-35%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (20 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Daniel John Mccarey

    Eileen is presently representing a fellow co-defendant in a slip and fall matter. I have witnessed first-hand Eileen's tenacity and zealous representation of her client and am highly impressed. She epitmozies professionalism and would highly recommend her to any prospective client.


    Daniel Mccarey Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Patrick G Hughes

    Eileen is a gifted attorney with an unmatched work ethic. Her efficiency, knowledge of the law, and her natural courtroom presence place her in the company of a select few lawyers in Connecticut who can truly be called “trial lawyers.” I highly recommend her.


    Patrick Hughes Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Loughlin FitzGerald, P.C.

150 South Main Street
Wallingford, CT, 06492-4217


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV rated by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2006
Superb ratingwww.avvo.comN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLoughlin FitzGerald, P.C.2004 - Present
PartnerPepe & Hazard LLP2003 - 2004
AssociateWiggin & Dana1997 - 2003
AssociateDay, Berry & Howard1994 - 1997
AssociatePepper Hamilton & Sheetz1992 - 1994
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Haven County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Hartford County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Connecticut Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Connecticut Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
New Haven County Bar AssociationCo-Chair CLE Committee2011 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Debra Tocco v. Wesleyan UniversityDefendant's Verdict
MacCallum v. New York Yankees PartnershipDefendant's Verdict
Charlene DeBlasi v. Susan DuclosDefendant's Verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Hartford CourantJury Awards $940,000 to Plaintiff in Lawsuit Against Former MLB Player2014
Connecticut Law TribuneJury Serves Up Bad News To Volleyball Player2012
Connecticut Law TribuneBuilding A Better World, One Child At A Time2011
New Haven RegisterResident Files Bias Suit Against Condo Group2009
New Haven RegisterParalyzed High School Pole Vaulter Wins Lawsuit: $6M VERDICT2009
Connecticut Law TribuneParalyzed High School Pole Vaulter Wins $6M2009
Record-Journal(Featured in) "Yankees treated lawyer, family to game in Boss' box" by George Moore2007
Connecticut Law Tribune(Featured in) "Wallingford Man Strikes Out in Suit Against Yankees" by Christian Nolan2007
22 Rutgers L.J. 985Developments in State Constitutional Law: Criminal Procedure1991
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Syracuse UniversityN/AAB1989
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Hartford County Bar Association SeminarMedical-Legal Issues of Capital Punishment2006
DRI Medical Liability Committee Annual ConferenceNursing Standard of Care2005
Mental Health and the Law SeminarMental Health Issues2004
Lorman SeminarHIPAA Regulations2004
Litigation Skills for Legal StaffLitigation Skills2004
Hartford County Bar Association SeminarPrinciples of Cooperation Between Lawyers and Doctors2004
CSHRM MeetingJCAHO Patient Safety Standards2004
CHA SymposiumEMTALA Regulations2004
CBA Health Law Section MeetingEMTALA Regulations2004
Peer Review PracticesHealthcare Compliance/Peer Review2003