Our main office at 370 Main Street, Worcester, MA is temporarily closed due to a recent electrical fire. We are working remotely until power is restored and the building can reopen. If you have questions, you may still call our Worcester office at (508) 792-2800 or contact us via email. Our Westborough, MA office was unaffected by the fire and remains open.
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:
Personal Injury and Product Liability – Plaintiff
Achieved judgment after trial in excess of $4,000,000 for an individual injured in a store accident. Attorneys Responsible: David A. Wojcik, Patrice J. Mavricos
Obtained settlement of over $2,000,000 on behalf of the estate of an individual killed as a result of a defective automobile. Attorneys Responsible: David A. Wojcik
Obtained settlement of over $3,000,000 on behalf of the estate of an individual killed as a result of a defective motor vehicle. Attorneys Responsible: David A. Wojcik, Donald C. Keavany,Jr
Successfully represented plaintiff in matter involving defective snow blower. Attorneys Responsible: David A. Wojcik
Successfully represented individuals in claim against heating company for carbon monoxide poisoning suffered as the result of the failure to properly clean and service the heating system. Attorneys Responsible: David A. Wojcik, Donald C. Keavany,Jr, Patrice J. Mavricos
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
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.