Led by partners David A. Wojcik and Donald C. Keavany, the attorneys at CHWM have successfully represented numerous plaintiffs and defendants in Personal Injury and Product Liability cases. Our significant experience in personal injury has enabled our team to obtain favorable outcomes for a very diverse array of clients. In some of our most notable Personal Injury and Product Liability cases, we have:
Successfully briefed and argued appeals before the First Circuit Court of Appeals. Attorneys Responsible: David A. Wojcik
Persuaded United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit to reverse district court decision with respect to the application of the complete preemption doctrine. Attorney Responsible: Donald C. Keavany,Jr
Successfully mediated and served as arbitrator in numerous motor vehicle accident and premises liability claims. Attorney Responsible: William W. Hays
Personal Injury – Defense
Prevailed on Summary Judgment in a defendant landowner against a dog-bite claim that resulted in serious injury to the plaintiff. Attorney Responsible: Donald C. Keavany,Jr
Defended small construction company in lawsuit brought by a subcontractor who was seriously injured as a result of an on-the-job accident. Case settled for minimal amount despite the seriousness of the plaintiff’s injuries. Attorney Responsible: Donald C. Keavany,Jr
In a recent decision, the Supreme Judicial Court in Mui v. Massachusetts Port Authority held that unused sick time does not constitute “wages” under the Massachusetts Wage Act. The Court’s holding is attu...
We strive to take a proactive approach in anticipating and preventing legal disputes. When possible, we resolve conflicts through strategic mediation and arbitration. Our attorneys have the experience and knowledge required to devise successful litigation strategies and imaginative, tax-effective estate plans.