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Waterbury Car Accident Lawyer

Hurt in a car accident in Waterbury?

Then you need an experienced Waterbury car accident lawyer. We are here to help you and your family through the legal process and to help maximize your compensation for your injuries.  Another aspect of our job is to reduce your anxiety and fear of the legal process.  We will be with you every step of the way on your road to recovery.

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Who we are and why you should choose our firm.

Bartlett Legal Group is nationally recognized and proud to be a top ranked personal injury firm. We are trial lawyers with our main focus on wrongful death, and serious car, truck, and motorcycle accident cases. Our lead car accident lawyer Frank Bartlett has an exceptional background to help maximize your results. Before opening this firm he was a trial attorney for several years representing insurance companies as defendants which provided him with invaluable insights into how the insurance companies value cases.  Since opening Bartlett Legal Group, LLC they only represent the plaintiffs or those injured. Choosing an experienced attorney with a proven track record can make a big difference in the outcome of your case and the amount of compensation you may receive.

Below are critical questions that we’ve been asked over the years helping people after Waterbury car accidents. 

WHAT IS MY WATERBURY AREA CAR ACCIDENT CASE WORTH?

DO I HAVE TO TALK TO THE OTHER DRIVER’S INSURANCE COMPANY?

WHEN TO GET AN ATTORNEY FOR A CAR ACCIDENT IN  WATERBURY?

CAN I BRING AN AUTO ACCIDENT LAWSUIT IF I’M PARTLY TO BLAME?

SHOULD I CALL A CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER FROM THE SCENE OF THE ACCIDENT?

DO I HAVE TO NOTIFY THE POLICE?

WHAT DO I NEED TO DO IF I AM  IN A CAR CRASH IN WATERBURY CONNECTICUT?

WHAT INFORMATION SHOULD I GIVE THE POLICE?

WHAT ARE WATERBURY CAR ACCIDENT LAWYER FEES?

SHOULD I TAKE AN OFFER AND WHO MAKES THE DECISION TO ACCEPT AN OFFER?

HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO FILE A CAR ACCIDENT LAWSUIT? WHAT IS THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS IN CT?

HAS YOUR FIRM HANDLED MANY WATERBURY CAR ACCIDENT CASES?

DO I NEED A CAR ACCIDENT ATTORNEY NEAR ME?

I WAS REAR-ENDED, WHY WOULD I NEED A LAWYER? 

Many additional answers from our Waterbury car accident lawyer along with valuable information can be found on our main Connecticut Car accident page.

If you have additional questions please contact us for a free no obligation consultation.

I need legal help after my Waterbury Accident

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Were you in an accident with a tractor-trailer truck?  Call our Waterbury truck accident lawyer now.

This is a complex type of motor vehicle accident case.  There are many causes and factors that we need to investigate for you as soon as possible.

  1. Rollovers
  2. Drunk, intoxicated, or DUI drivers
  3. Overloaded vehicles
  4. Sleep deprived drivers
  5. Distracted drivers such as texting while driving
  6. Unsafe trucks that have not corrected issues found during inspections

One of Attorney Bartlett’s first cases over fourteen years ago involved a tractor-trailer accident.  Because of Attorney Bartlett’s hands-on experience with total restoration of vehicles as a hobby, he was able to ask the needed technical questions about the construction and maintenance of the braking system on the truck.  These questions changed the outcome of the case.  You not only need someone that knows the law, but you also need someone that can challenge the other side’s experts.

Were you involved in a motorcycle accident in Waterbury?

We are motorcycle riders and know first hand the dangers of riding.  Our Waterbury motorcycle accident attorney can help you through this difficult time.

Visit our motorcycle accident page by clicking here.

Motorcycle Client Testimonial Video

Motorcycle accident

For additional client reviews please click on client reviews on the main menu.

You are not alone.  Here are the statistics for Waterbury crashes for 2015

There were a total of 5182 crashes,  16 crashes involving fatalities, 19 people were killed.  There were 1333 crashes with injuries and 1926 injuries.

 Information provided by the CT crash facts book

Useful local Waterbury information and links.

If my case doesn’t settle and we have to take it to court, where is the court located? Because of our experience, reputation, and because we prepare every case as if it will go to trial, the insurance companies often offer us a fair settlement.  It is your ultimate decision whether you accept a possible offer to settle.  We will discuss your options along with upside potentials and downside risks associated with going to court.  If you decide you want to go to court, most Waterbury car accident cases will be heard at the Courthouse at 300 Grand St. in Waterbury.

Waterbury Connecticut Courthouse

Bartlett Legal Group prepares for every case as if it will go to trial.

Waterbury Court Hours are 9-5 but doors open at 8:30.

Parking for the Waterbury Court is available at the municipal parking garage which is located at the intersection of Bank and Grand Streets.  Limited first come first served free public parking is also available in the courthouse ramp garage, located on State Street, next to 400 Grand Street. Metered parking is available on Grand Street.

For additional information such as directions, phone numbers and more for the Waterbury courthouse please visit the State of Connecticut Waterbury Judicial Branch website 

 

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Waterbury Weather

This seems obvious, but it’s extremely important to be on time when going to court.  Over the years we’ve heard many excuses why clients were late.  Know the Waterbury weather for the next day the night before going to court.  Here’s a link to check the weather.

Where to eat near the Waterbury courthouse.

Here’s a link from Tripadvisor on the ten best places to eat near the courthouse.