• Attorney Joseph B. Burns secured a judgment of $6.5 Million for Rome McGuigan client Sovereign Bank against Michael Thomas, former Chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, for defaulting on a line of credit. Thomas defaulted on the line of credit, and was found to be liable for the principal sum of $5,198,990, interest totaling more than $1.3 Million, as well as penalties and attorneys' fees to be assessed by the Court. Read More
  • Attorney obtained a defense verdict in Superior Court on behalf of his client, a General Surgeon. The case involved a loss of a lower limb due to alleged malpractice. The trial spanned several weeks and included testimony from experts on both sides in areas including general surgery, vascular surgery, and trauma care.
  • Justice Department Won't Appeal $102 Million Verdict In Boston Wrongful-Conviction Case