Personal Injury and Family Law Attorneys

At Bartlett Burns we strive to protect the rights and interests of our clients and their families in all aspects of personal injury and family law. We care about our clients and treat them with the compassion and attention they deserve We are committed to our clients and we will not hesitate to take a case to trial when it is in our client’s best interest. Our firm’s objective in all injury cases is to pursue the best outcome, protect the rights of injured clients and grieving family members, and maximize compensation. It is that mission that has allowed our firm to successfully handle Connecticut cases for clients and attorneys across the country.

Cheshire Connecticut Personal Injury Lawyer –

Giving Victims a Voice”


Attorney Frank C. Bartlett, Jr. focuses his practice on personal injury litigation, representing those who have suffered catastrophic injuries or death as a result of a car accident, motorcycle accident, workplace accident, or medical malpractice. Nationally recognized as one of the top* rated personal injury attorneys in Connecticut, he strives to obtain justice for his clients. As the lead trial attorney, his practice focuses on the following areas.

Victims of sexual abuse now have a voice. The statute of limitations in Connecticut provides victims of childhood sexual abuse thirty years from when they turn eighteen to pursue a claim stemming from the abuse.

Our firm represents many clients who have been sexually abused by those in community organizations or positions of trust and authority including

Contact Attorney Frank Bartlett now to discuss your legal rights. For important information on sexual abuse laws in Connecticut, please click here.

Wrongful death claims in Connecticut involve a death caused by the negligent, willful, or wrongful act, omission, or fault of another. To address the unique challenges of wrongful death claims, our firm has developed a network of experts including medical professionals, accident reconstructionists, and economists to assist us in building the strongest case possible. Our firm has handled wrongful death claims stemming from car accidents, motorcycle accidents, boating accidents, medical malpractice and nursing home neglect. Contact our office to set up a free consultation to discuss your legal rights. For more key information on wrongful death claims in Connecticut, click here.

Our centrally located Connecticut lawyers can help you if an auto accident resulted in your personal injury or bodily harm. Connecticut law allows you to file a personal injury case to recover damages suffered in an auto accident, including medical bills, pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life’s activities and lost wages. We have handled hundreds of car accident cases and can draw on our years of experience to work towards maximizing your compensation. Many questions answered about Connecticut car accident lawsuits, click here.

As Connecticut motorcycle riders ourselves, we know firsthand the dangers and complexities of motorcycle accidents, and the often life altering impacts a motorcycle accident can create. We work hand in hand with accident re-constructionists to determine the contributing factors that lead to the accident and identify potentially liable parties. For more information on motorcycle accident injury lawsuits in Connecticut, click here.

The medical malpractice attorneys at our law firm regularly handle this complicated type of personal injury case. Medical malpractice cases require medical experts on your team that can identify what specifically went wrong and how it should have been prevented. Our medical expert Bonnie Caines works closely with her network of medical professionals and with our attorneys to bring the strongest possible suit on your behalf. Things you need to know about Connecticut medical malpractice claims, please click here.

For other types of personal injury legal issues, please click here.

Attorney Frank Bartlett has pledged to donate a portion of every dollar earned in the representation of his personal injury clients to charitable organizations supporting military veterans. For additional information on this year’s charity please click here.


Appellate Advocates – Lawyers Working With Lawyers

Bartlett Burns handles appeals to the Connecticut Supreme and Appellate Courts. If you have received an unfavorable result in your civil trial there may be legitimate grounds for appeal. Similarly, if the opponent to a successful trial seeks an appeal of the verdict you have won, we can help protect your judgment. Attorney Bartlett draws on his unique experience of having clerked at the Connecticut Appellate Court and handled numerous appeals before the Appellate and Supreme Court to provide his clients with the insight and representation they deserve. Click here for additional information on Appeals.


Below is TV coverage of Attorney Frank Bartlett before the CT Supreme Court in Wood v. Club LLC. His arguments start 30 minutes 20 seconds into the video. This is a rare opportunity to see how your attorney deals with the unique intense pressure of our State’s highest court. Click on the photo below to view the video. After watching the video click here for the Supreme Court’s Ruling.

Supreme Court Oral Argument in Patrick Wood v. Club LLC, et al. September 20, 2013 Connecticut Network