The Right Personal Injury Law Firm For You
At Jacobs & Wallace, PLLC, we have more than 45 years of combined experience in litigation and personal injury law. Our clients can be confident that their personal injury, medical malpractice or property damage claim will be handled professionally by an experienced attorney committed to fighting for their legal rights.
Attorney Adele R. Jacobs has been consistently nominated by our peers as a top attorney in Connecticut and New England and has been selected for inclusion in Connecticut Super Lawyers for multiple years. In addition, attorney Jacobs has earned membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an organization with membership limited to lawyers who have recovered more than $1 million for personal injury victims.
Attorney Andrew E. Wallace is well-known for his excellence in workers’ compensation law. He has been recognized by many professional organizations for his performance, including a membership in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 organization, and he was included in Connecticut Super Lawyers Rising Stars in 2016-2020. Attorney Wallace also offers seminars on workers’ compensation settlements for the Connecticut Bar Association.
Attorney Albert “Chip” Danker is a highly experienced trial lawyer with over 27 years of experience trying medical malpractice and other personal injury cases. He has over a decade of experience as a physician assistant and has a physician assistant certificate from Yale School of Medicine. His extensive experience and medical knowledge places him in a unique position.
Erik Mastriano is an associate attorney who brings a fresh set of eyes and innovative ideas to the firm. His primary focus at Jacobs & Wallace, PLLC is pursuing workers’ compensation and personal injury claims for his clients. As a Roger Williams University School of Law graduate, his knowledge, passion and experience show with every case. He cares about his clients and ensures they are protected from those who try to take advantage. Attorney Mastriano is also a member of the Fairfield County and Connecticut Bar Associations.
To learn more about our team members, review the profiles below:
Adele R. Jacobs
Attorney at Law
Andrew E. Wallace
Attorney at Law
Albert "Chip" Danker
Attorney at Law
We Are Litigators
Most of our clients are familiar with the terms “lawyer” and “attorney.” They may not be as familiar with the term “litigator.” A litigator is a type of attorney who does the tough work, including going to court to advocate for clients. It is particularly important that clients choose a litigator in personal injury cases because insurance companies are frequently unwilling to negotiate fair, just and reasonable compensation for victims of negligence. The litigators at the firm fight to protect their clients’ legal rights and interests against insurance companies.
We Are Respected By Clients And Adversaries Alike
Many clients come back to us or refer friends and family members. We have also received referrals from other lawyers and colleagues. We take great pride in going the extra mile for our clients, and we are proud that our efforts are appreciated by clients and colleagues alike.
At our Connecticut law firm, we have a diverse and in-depth understanding of civil litigation and personal injury law. Attorney Jacobs has previously worked for an insurance company. The experience provides her with an intimate understanding of how insurance companies handle personal injury claims, which is applied to better serve our clients. This experience also allows the firm to move forward in a way that is both honest and realistic.
When hospital doctors and staff do not perform their duties with the expected level of care, they can cause harm to people instead of helping them. When their negligence causes harm, we are here to help you get justice. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical care, pain and suffering, lost wages and other costs.
In Connecticut, your employer is required to have insurance to cover work-related injuries suffered by their employees. This insurance should pay for your medical bills and pay you a percentage of your wages while you are out of work. If you suffer from a permanent injury or a wage loss due to the result of your work-related injury, you may be entitled to additional benefits.
Property Owner Negligence
Property owners have the responsibility to keep visitors safe. When they fail to do so, victims have the right to file what is often referred to as a premises liability claim. At our Connecticut law firm, we aggressively fight for victims of property owner negligence to help them obtain justice. Our bilingual, male-and-female team of lawyers brings over 45 years of combined experience to premises liability claims of all types.
The Experience You Need. The People You Can Trust.
At Jacobs & Wallace, PLLC, our doors are open. We know how to get results, and we are vigilant personal injury advocates. Call 203-896-4929 to discuss your case with one of our experienced Bridgeport and Stamford personal injury lawyers. You can also contact us via email. Se habla español.
We represent clients statewide and handle all our personal injury and medical malpractice cases on a contingency basis. There are no legal fees to pay unless we win.