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Contact: (203) 331-8888
Experience:
Law School: Cornell University Law School
Jurisdictions: Connecticut
2nd Circuit
U.S. District Court District of Connecticut
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
U.S. Supreme Court

OVERVIEW

Practice Areas
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
Fees
  • Contingent Fees
    • Personal injury and fatal accident cases accepted on a contingency fee basis.
  • Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Connecticut
2nd Circuit
U.S. District Court District of Connecticut
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
U.S. Supreme Court
Certifications
Civil Trial Advocacy (National Board of Trial Advocacy)
Languages
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
Professional Experience
Adelman Hirsch & Connors LLP
Current
Education
Cornell University Law SchoolJ.D.
St. Lawrence UniversityB.A.
Honors: Magna Cum Laude; Phi Beta Kappa
Awards
The New York Area's Best Lawyers, New York Magazine
2005-present
Connecticut Super Lawyer: Personal Injury-Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff; Personal Injury-General: Plaintiff; Personal Injury-Products: Plaintiff, Connecticut Magazine
2006-present
Stamford Area Medical Malpractice Lawyer of the Year, Best Lawyers in America
2011, 2012, and 2014
Top Lawyers in Connecticut, Connecticut Magazine
Top Ten Lawyers, Connecticut Law Tribune
The Best Lawyers in America: Medical Malpractice-Plaintiffs; Products Liability-Plaintiffs; Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs, Best Lawyers
All editions since 1993
Speaking Engagements
  • Supreme and Appellate Court Review, Annual Meeting
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Twenty-Eighth Annual College of Evidence
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association – Connecticut Civil Justice Foundation
  • Supreme and Appellate Court Review, Annual Meeting
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Twenty-Ninth Annual College of Evidence
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association – Connecticut Civil Justice Foundation
  • Supreme and Appellate Court Review, Annual Meeting
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Thirtieth Annual College of Evidence
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association – Connecticut Civil Justice Foundation
  • Bad Faith and Negligent Failure to Settle
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association – Connecticut Civil Justice Foundation
  • Supreme and Appellate Court Review, Annual Meeting
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Thirty-First Annual College of Evidence
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association - Connecticut Civil Justice Foundation
  • Thirty-Second Annual College of Evidence
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association - Connecticut Civil Justice Foundation
Professional Associations
Member, American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America)
Current
Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
Current
Special Master , United States District Court, District of Connecticut
Current
Member, Connecticut Bar Association
Current
Member, Bridgeport Bar Association
Current
Code of Evidence Oversight Committee , State of Connecticut, Judicial Department
-Current
Member, Connecticut State Bar
-Current
Member, Board of Governors , Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
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Code of Evidence Committee , Connecticut Law Revision Commission
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President (Also held all executive offices) , Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
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PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • The Sunny Side of Apportionment
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2006
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2007
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2008
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2009
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2010
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2011
    CTLA Forum
  • Update on Evidence, 2012
    CTLA Forum
  • New Rules Intended to Raise Professionalism
    The Connecticut Law Tribune
  • How to Value a Personal Injury Case
    The Connecticut Law Tribune

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Robert Adelman's Website Profile
Website: Adelman Hirsch & Connors Website

SOCIAL MEDIA

CONTACT & MAP

Bridgeport Office
1000 Lafayette Blvd
Bridgeport, CT 06604
USA
Telephone: (203) 331-8888
Fax: (203) 333-4650