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Roger T. Scully

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in New London, CT

Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law
2 Union Plaza, Suite 200
New London, CT 06320
Phone: 800-499-0145
Fax: 860-442-0495
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018 - 2021
Licensed in Connecticut Since: 2013
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%), Criminal Defense (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Roger T. Scully is a director with Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law in New London, Connecticut. A nationally ranked trial lawyer with more than seven years of total legal experience, Mr. Scully provides exceptional counsel and support to client across his region who have legal needs involving any of the following:

· Personal injury

· Criminal defense

· Motor vehicle defense

Before joining Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law, Mr. Scully worked with the Norfolk County District Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts, where he prosecuted a number of criminal cases to verdict. As such, he has invaluable insight into the criminal justice system that helps him devise the most effective defense strategies possible for the accused.

Since joining the firm, Mr. Scully has focused his practice primarily on complex civil litigation with an emphasis on personal injury law. Through his efforts advocating on behalf of the rights and entitlements of those suffering needlessly as a result of someone else's negligence, he has recovered substantial amounts of compensation for his plaintiff clients, including many six-figure verdicts and settlements.

Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Scully has earned consistent recognition as being among the top 2.5% of lawyers in his region, and the U.S. News & World Report named him as one of the Best Lawyers in America and among the “Ones to Watch” for 2021. He has also received many testimonials and referrals from his satisfied clients.

A 2009 graduate of The University of Vermont, Mr. Scully obtained his Juris Doctor cum laude from Western New England University School of Law in 2013. While there, he received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Advanced Writing and Legal Research along with other honors for his excellent academic achievements.

Mr. Scully is an active member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, and he serves on the board of directors of the New London County Bar Association and the board of governors of the Connecticut Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 20%Criminal Defense
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense, Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Drug & Alcohol Violations, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Sex Offenses, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence


4 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2018 - 2021

About Roger T. Scully

First Admitted: 2013, Connecticut

Professional Webpage:


  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in “Advanced Writing and Legal Research”, 2013, Western New England University School of Law

Educational Background

  • University of Vermont, Four-year member of the men’s Varsity Soccer team, Political Science, 2009


  • , Meet Roger Scully, 2019

Bar/Professional Activity

  • New London County Bar Association, Board of Directors, 2020
  • Massachusetts, 2013
  • Connecticut, 2013
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Board of Governors
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member
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Office Location for Roger T. Scully

2 Union Plaza, Suite 200
New London, CT 06320

Phone: 800-499-0145

Fax: 860-442-0495

Last Updated: 5/24/2021

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