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James L. O'Rourke

Personal injury Attorney at Stratford, CT

5.0   78 reviews
  • Licensed for 35 years
    State CT
    Acquired 1988
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James L. O'Rourke has been representing Connecticut personal injury clients with the Law Offices Of James L. O'Rourke since 1993. We are dedicated to maximizing your financial recovery.

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Location

L/O James L. Orourke
1825 Barnum Ave Ste 201
Stratford, CT, 06614-5333

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Reviews

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Posted by anonymous | July 12, 2021
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Thank you
Attorney O’Rourke’s office represented me for my car accident they have been a hundred percent communicated with me since the accident.Everything was handled in a timely manner and thank you for all your help.
Posted by Patrick | August 27, 2020
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Excellence
Thanks for the representation and a very good settlement. I appreciate it. This will help with decreasing stress and energy.
Posted by Nicole | March 9, 2020
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Motor Vehicle Accident of August
I was in a car accident in August and Attorney O'Rourke was extremely helpful in my case. He was very eager to help and is passionate about his job. Furthermore, he was willing to listen to my concerns and helped me receive the justice that was well deserved.
Posted by Daron green | February 20, 2020
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Motor vehicle accident of 7/29/2019
Attorney O’Rourke helped me with a motor vehicle accident I was in. And did a excellent job.
Posted by Sean | January 31, 2020
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Motor vehicle accident
Attorney O’rourke was very responsive to my motor vehicle accident of 09/04/2018 Brookfield, CT he made the entire process easy and stress free. I am very happy with all my dealings with attorney O’rourke I would recommend him to friends and family any time!
Posted by Hanife | January 6, 2020
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Great work
Attorney O’Rourke’s office represented me for my car accident. They have been a 100% and very well communicated with me since the accident. Everything was handled in a timely manner. Thank you so much, for your great work.
Posted by Destiny | December 18, 2019
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Great Job
Thank you for helping. I appreciate you guys keeping me informed with everything. Very responsible. They are very trustworthy. They made me understand things very clearly.
Posted by Scarlett | November 9, 2019
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Extremely Pleased
Extremely pleased with Mr. O’Rourke and his staff. Outstanding job handling my motor vehicle case. Will definitely recommend his services.
Posted by anonymous | November 5, 2019
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Very Happy
I would definitley refer my friends/family to lawyer James O'Rourke. He fought for me all the way to win this case. He has been very patient to me during the whole case.
Posted by Hensley | September 23, 2019
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Phenomenal work
Attorney O’Rourke did the best job for me in my accident case. I would also recommend him to all my friends and family.
Posted by anonymous | September 16, 2019
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Owner
All information was given to me in a language that was understandable and quickly return calls, were on time and staff was extremely professional & responsive. Very professional over all and pleased with their service.
Posted by Laura L | August 8, 2019
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Thank you
Thank you for being not only responsive but attentive throughout this process. When no one showed concern Atty O'Rourke did an gave me a voice!
Posted by Mary Lou | July 24, 2019
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Fast Settlement
This office was fast in my settlement and quick to answer any questions. I will use again if needed.
Posted by George | July 5, 2019
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Exceptional Law Service
Attorney O'Rourke represented me for a motor vehicle accident in Bridgeport. Attorney O'Rourke along with staff was very helpful and prompt.
Posted by Oseni | July 3, 2019
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Excellent work
Attorney O'Rourke represented me in regards to a motor vehicle accident. I feel he can represent my family and friends if they ever need an attorney.
Posted by Nyisha | June 11, 2019
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Outstanding job !!
Attorney O’Rourke represented me in my motor vehicle accident and I am proud to say him as well as his team did an outstanding job in keeping me up to date and involved every step of the way. I am 100% satisfied with the outcome of my case.
Posted by Gilbert H | June 5, 2019
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I am happy with his services
Attorney O’Rourke represented me after a car accident and he is a good attorney. I would recommend him. I’m happy with his services.
Posted by Kevin | June 4, 2019
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I would recommend
I was in a car accident. I was represented by Attorneys James L. O’Rourke. He is an excellent lawyer who I would recommend to anyone. I was happy with the job he did .
Posted by Alfredo | May 15, 2019
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Outstanding work
Attorney O’Rourke represented me for my car accident on October 20, 2018 which I’m very pleased working with him and happy with the settlement. I’ll use his services again and I‘m happy to share my experience with all my friends/family.
Posted by anonymous | April 19, 2019
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Did an amazing job
James O’Rourke represented me for a motor vehicle accident that occurred in June of 2018. I believe he handled my case as best he could and did an amazing job.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Contingency 33%-33%

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Founding Attorney
  • Law Offices of James L. O’Rourke
  • 1993 - Present
  • Clerk
  • Superior Court Of Connecticut
  • 1988 - 1988

Education

  • Quinnipiac College School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1987
  • University of Bridgeport
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1984

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Auto Accident
  • Jury Award $426,000.00
  • Workers’ Compensation Claim
  • Settlement $430,000.00

Associations

  • Disabled American Veterans
  • Lifetime Member
  • 2013 - Present
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Member
  • 1990 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Top 10 Attorney Award
  • National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2017
  • Industry Expert in the Field of Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2017
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2017
  • Top 100 Lawyers
  • American Society of Legal Advocates
  • 2017
  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2016
  • Top 100 Lawyers
  • American Society of Legal Advocates
  • 2016
  • Top One Percent
  • National League of Renowned Attorneys
  • 2016
  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • 10 Best Client Satisfaction Award
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2016
  • 10 Best
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2016
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Top 100 Litigation Lawyers for the State of Ct
  • American Society of Legal Advocates
  • 2016
  • 10 Best Law Firms
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2015
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • directory of distinguished
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015
  • 10 Best Client Satisfaction Award
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys
  • 2015
  • Top 100 Lawyers
  • American Society of Legal Advocates
  • 2015
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2015
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2014
  • 10 Best
  • American Institute of Personal Injury Lawyers
  • 2014
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2013
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013
  • BV Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • Directory of distinguished attorneysr
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2012
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2012
  • directory of distinguished attorneys
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2011
  • Directory of Distinguished Attorneys
  • Martindale Hubbell's
  • 2010
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2005
  • Peer Review Rating BV
  • Martindale Hubbell
  • 2004
  • Who's Who In the World
  • Marquis
  • 2002
  • Who's Who In the Finance and Industry
  • Marquis
  • 2000
  • American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 2000
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 1999
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 1998
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 1997
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Marquis Who's Who in American Law
  • 1996
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Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (5)
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Personal injury Attorney | Jun 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I met James at a legal event and was very impressed with his overall knowledge as well as how much he cares about getting great results for his clients. I endorse him and absolutely would recommend him if you have a need."
Unknown Attorney | May 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Workers compensation Attorney | Feb 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. James is highly skilled in Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, and Car Accidents. I have personally recommended him to many of my friends in need of these types of services."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 18
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer. Jim is a friend and colleague. He is very experienced and knowledgeable, and shows great instincts and insight. It is always a pleasure working with him."
Unknown Attorney | Feb 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney O'Rourke is an experienced, professional and dedicated lawyer. I endorse this lawyer."
Personal injury Attorney | Feb 13
Relationship: Worked for lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Stratford Personal injury Lawyer James L. O'Rourke
James L. O'Rourke
Personal injury Attorney
Stratford, CT
Licensed for 35 years
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