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  1. Medical Malpractice: 25%
    34 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    34 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
    34 years
  4. Brain Injury: 15%
    34 years
  5. Workers Compensation: 15%
    34 years



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Law Offices of Patrick J. Filan

1 Eliot Place
Fairfield, CT, 06824


NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 199107/11/2016
OHNot Registered198208/01/2016
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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Million Dollar AdvocateMillion Dollar Advocates Forum1999
Board Certified Civil Trial AdvocateNational Board of Trial Advocacy1995
Moot Court Governing BoardOhio State University College of Law1982
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerPacifico & Filan, LLC2000 - 2005
PartnerRosenblum & Filan, LLC1991 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Medical Malpractice CommitteeMember1987 - Present
American Association for Justice, Breast Cancer CommitteeMember1986 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationVice Chairman Medical Legal Committee1991 - 2000
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Doe v. HospitalConfidential settlement
Doe v. Radiology GroupConfidential settlement
Doe v. RoeConfidential settlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
Connecticut PostThe Myth of Defensive Medicine2009
American Bar Association publicationEditor Medicine and Law Journal1994
Connecticut State Dental Society JournalStein v. Katz: Rude Awakening for Slumbering Dental Malpractice Cases1990
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio State University Moritz College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Duke UniversityHistoryA. B.1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationCross-examination of Medical Experts2000
Fairfield County Medical Association Annual MeetingPreventing and Defending Against A Medicare Fraud and Abuse Audit1999
Casualty Catastrophes Facing the Industry TodayLiability of Officers and Directors of Managed Care Organizations1997
Connecticut Bar Association Annual MeetingManaged Care Liability1994
Connecticut Bar Association Annual MeetingManaged Care Liability1994
National Institute on Medical MalpracticePeer Review and Discovery in Medical Malpractice Actions1993