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The trial began on October 29, 2018 in Suffolk Superior Court. The jury found in favor of the client and awarded her $490,500.00 in emotional distress damages. Prejudgment interest of $179,771.19 and statutory costs were added to the verdict bringing the total amount of the judgment to $670,556.19. The Judge then allowed an additional award of attorney's fees in the amount of $150,000.00 plus $8,733.40 in costs. The total amount of the judgment and fees owed to the client after the Superior Court trial was $829,289.59. The Union then appealed the verdict to the Massachusetts Court of Appeals. Greg Connly represented the client during the entire appeal process. On August 4, 2020, a decision came down from the Massachusetts Appeals Court. The Appeals Court upheld the Superior Court judgment. Further, the Appeals Court awarded attorney's fees in the Appeals Court case in the amount of $27,355.00. Post-judgment interest that accrued during the appeal was also added.

On November 24, 2020, the Union paid to the client the amount of $1,006,330.03.

This case that was handled by Attorney Greg Connly of DOLAN CONNLY went from one on the verge of dismissal, to one in which there was a recovery in excess of a million dollars. No settlement offer had ever been made by the Union prior to the Superior Court trial.

Please see “A Trial Story” for further information regarding this remarkable case and end result.

On September 14, 2018, the Worcester Superior Court jury came back with a verdict in favor of the plaintiff/client. DOLAN CONNLY'S client was awarded $750,000.00 in past and future medical expenses and $3,000,000.00 in pain and suffering. Including interest, the total judgment was $4,426,180.35.  No offer had ever been made by the defense to settle the case. The verdict was appealed by the defense attorney. The case resolved during the appeal process with the 88-year-old client receiving a significant financial settlement, above and beyond any other comparable Massachusetts settlement or verdict for such injuries.  Click here to see the actual court docket.

On November 29, 2011, the Brockton Superior Court jury came back with a verdict in favor of the plaintiff/client. DOLAN CONNLY'S client was awarded $2,500,000.00 in past and future medical expenses, pain and suffering, and lost earning capacity. Including interest in the amount of $1,180,187.78, the final award was $3,680,187.78. The last offer by the defendant corporation to settle the case before trial was $50,000.00. The verdict was appealed by the defense, but the judgement was paid in full after the trial transcripts were reviewed by appellate counsel.  Click here to see the actual court docket.

 


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The attorneys at DOLAN CONNLY, P.C. represent individuals and corporate clients throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, including greater Boston, Dorchester, Quincy, Braintree, South Boston and the surrounding suburban areas. We also represent many individuals who live on the South Shore through our office in Pembroke. The attorneys at DOLAN CONNLY, P.C. handle legal matters in the courts of Suffolk County, Plymouth County, Middlesex County, Norfolk County, Essex County, Worcester County, Berkshire County, Bristol County, Barnstable County, Hampshire County, Hampden County and the remaining counties throughout the state.

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