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$9,000,000 Settlement in an infant Medical Malpractice case

$6,100,000 Settlement in a Personal Injury case

$4,750,000 Settlement in a child Medical Malpractice case

$4,850,000 Settlement in a child Medical Malpractice case

“We serve as tireless advocates for injured patients and their families and aggressively fight to ensure all responsible parties are held accountable for their actions.”
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Highly-Rated Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Connecticut

Berkowitz Hanna is a well known medical malpractice and personal injury law firm. With a long history of experience, we have obtained substantial verdicts and settlements on behalf of medical malpractice and personal injury victims throughout the State of Connecticut. If you are a victim of medical malpractice, or have suffered a personal injury, our attorneys can help.

Our honest and professional approach helps our clients through their difficult times. From the partners to the junior staff; we walk our clients through every step of the way and fight for them. Our Stamford, Connecticut medical malpractice lawyers have proven experience and are extremely easy to work with. We understand the difficult times you are facing and will do everything possible to help you.

We are known for our tenacity, integrity and experience as well as our history of successful case results. Our attorneys are committed to helping their clients receive just compensation and they will go to extraordinary and creative lengths to help their clients win. Because the lawyers at Berkowitz Hanna recognize the difficult financial and personal situation that a medical malpractice or personal injury victim faces, our firm operates on a contingency fee basis. This means that clients pay nothing until their case is won.

Berkowitz Hanna spares no expense preparing a case for trial so clients can have full confidence that we are doing everything possible to obtain a favorable verdict or settlement for their case. Contact our Stamford, CT  medical injury lawyers today for a free case evaluation.

Berkowitz Hanna Practices Law in the Areas Listed Below

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Medical Malpractice

Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor, nurse or another healthcare provider’s negligence or recklessness leads to an injury, death or worsened illness or wrongful death. At Berkowitz Hanna, we understand that medical mistakes are devastating events and can lead to a lifetime of disability and hardship.

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Defective Drugs

Although pharmaceuticals have helped millions of people across the nation, when a drug is defective or unsafe, the results are disastrous. We fight to protect American consumers against dangerous drugs. If you or a loved one has suffered from the use of defective medications connect with us.

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Personal Injury

Personal injury can be the result of a wide variety of careless actions, including negligence, products liability and workers’ compensation. When trying to recover damages suffered for the personal injury, the monetary damage awards will usually consider lost wages, medical bills and pain and suffering.

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Nursing Home Negligence

When elder abuse occurs, the responsible parties should be held accountable for their actions. At Berkowitz Hanna, our Stamford, Connecticut medical malpractice attorneys will fight aggressively to ensure we obtain justice in your case. Call today for a free evaluation of your case.

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Wrongful Death

When wrongful death occurs, the surviving family members are entitled to compensation for the damages and suffering incurred. Our attorneys are dedicated to helping families who have been affected by the wrongful death of a loved one.

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Product Liability

Product liability claims can be the result of negligence, strict liability or breach of warranty. The fault of a product liability claim can be applied to any party involved in any stage of the manufacturing of the product. If a defective or unsafe product has harmed you or a loved one, contact Berkowitz Hanna today.


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Understanding Erb's Palsy

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Understanding Birth Injuries

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Understanding Cerebral Palsy

“We understand that medical mistakes are devastating events that can lead to a lifetime of disability and hardship. We serve as tireless advocates for injured patients and their families and aggressively fight to ensure all responsible parties are held accountable for their actions.”
- Russ Berkowitz

Our Connecticut Medical Malpractice & Personal Injury Law Team

Our Legal Team proudly serves the citizens of Connecticut

Russell J. Berkowitz ESQ

Russell J. Berkowitz

Russell Berkowitz is widely known as one of the leading medical malpractice attorneys in Connecticut and regularly obtains substantial settlements and verdicts for seriously injured adults and children.
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Christina Hanna

Christina Hanna

Christina Hanna has had a longstanding commitment to representing injured individuals and is co-chair of the firm’s personal injury and workers compensation departments.
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Jennifer Amdur ESQ

Jennifer L. Amdur

Jennifer Amdur practices in the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice law and is licensed to practice law in Connecticut and Massachusetts.
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Erik Siegel

Erik Siegel

Erik Siegel is a litigator with a concentration on medical malpractice and personal injury law. He is passionate about helping those injured or otherwise harmed through no fault of their own.
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Kelly Ferraro

Kelly Ferraro

Kelly practices in the area of medical malpractice and personal injury and is licensed to practice law in Connecticut. Kelly is also actively involved in serving the community by working with a number of organizations including Clasp Homes and Star, Inc.
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Involved in the Community

At Berkowitz Hanna, our Connecticut medical malpractice attorneys are dedicated to helping individuals who have suffered as a result of the negligence or misconduct of others obtain justice, but we believe that our responsibility to our community runs even deeper than that. It is our honor to contribute our time and resources to numerous charitable organizations in Fairfield County, CT.

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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Filed in Suicide Case

A lawsuit has been filed in Stamford Superior Court by the Estate of a 33 year old wife and mother of two young children against four mental health professional following our client taking her life through a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Our client’s estate has alleged that despite being under the care of four mental health … Continued

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Hospital Held Responsible For Baby’s Death

The parents of a beautiful baby girl have just been awarded a wrongful death medical malpractice settlement against a Connecticut hospital as a result of the hospital’s failure to properly monitor her sodium levels in the neonatal intensive care unit following intestinal surgery. Our client’s acute drop in her sodium levels caused her to sustain … Continued

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Berkowitz Hanna helps families with medical malpractice and personal injury matters throughout the State of Connecticut including Fairfield County, Hartford County, New Haven County and the following communities:

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The US Opioid Epidemic: Can You Sue for a Drug Addiction?

The United States is currently amidst a crisis: an opioid crisis. Most likely you have read about it in the news; you might have even heard President Donald Trump make a speech rallying the country against opioid addictions. In October 2017, President Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency, and multiple groups … Continued

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Understanding Defective Drugs and Generics: Who is At-Fault?

If you follow the news, you might have heard about the recent case involving Endo Pharmaceuticals. Endo Pharmaceuticals, like many drug manufacturers, keep generic versions of their best-selling drugs on the market and then introduce new formulations to try and avoid lawsuits and complications with their brand label. About the Endo Pharmaceutical Opana ER Product … Continued

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Understanding the Causes and Risks of Preterm Birth

Nine months inside a mother’s womb is the best chance for a newborn. It is where they go through significant growth and development stages. While some might think most of the development is over near the end, babies still go through critical phases in the final months and weeks before birth. In fact, brain, lungs, … Continued

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