Matthew E. Dodd

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Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Cheshire, CT

The Dodd Law Firm, LLC
 | 1781 Highland Ave, Suite 105
Cheshire, CT 06410
Phone: 203-409-5287
Fax: 203-272-2077
Selected To Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013
Licensed Since: 2003
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (60%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
    Attorney Profile

    Matthew E. Dodd, Jr., is an attorney with The Dodd Law Firm, LLC, in Cheshire, Connecticut. Nationally ranked as one of the top trial attorneys in the country, Mr. Dodd provides exceptional counsel and support to a diverse range of clients throughout the greater New Haven metro and surrounding areas who have legal needs involving any of the following:

    · Workers' compensation

    · Motor vehicle accidents

    · Product liability

    · Premises liability

    As an attorney, Mr. Dodd strives to provide the highest level of advocacy and support to those who suffered a serious and debilitating injury on the job or as the result of someone else's negligence or wrongdoing. Over the course of his legal career, he has gained a reputation as a staunch and fearless advocate who fights aggressively to help his clients recover the maximum amount of compensation they need and the justice they deserve.

    Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Dodd has earned perennial designation as a Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyer ranking from the National Trial Lawyers, and U.S. World & News Report has listed his practice among the Best Law Firms in America. He has also received many other top rankings and endorsements from his peers along with numerous testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.

    A 1995 graduate of Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island, Mr. Dodd obtained his Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School in 2003. He is admitted to practice before all Connecticut state courts as well as before the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut.

    Mr. Dodd is an active member of the Waterbury Bar Association and the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, and he has published articles and conducted lectures and continuing legal education seminars across his region on a variety of legal topics.

    Practice Areas
    • 60%Workers' Compensation: Claimant
    • 30%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
    • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
    Focus Areas

    Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Construction Accident, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Products Liability


    top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013

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    About Matthew Dodd

    Admitted: 2003, Connecticut

    Professional Webpage:


    • Named Rising Star by Super Lawyers, 2011
    • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Lawyers, 2015 - 2017
    • Named Connecticut Super Lawyer Member, 2012
    • Named Connecticut Super Lawyer Member, 2013
    • U.S. News Report Best Law Firm in Connecticut, 2015 - 2017

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
    • Waterbury Bar Association
    • Connecticut, 2003


    • Lynn Lopa v. Brinker International, Inc. 296 Conn. 426, 2010

    Educational Background:

    • Salve Regina University, B.S., 1995
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    Office Location for Matthew E. Dodd

    1781 Highland Ave
    Suite 105
    Cheshire, CT 06410

    Phone: 203-409-5287

    Fax: 203-272-2077

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