Eric P. Smith

Eric P. Smith: Attorney with Faxon Law Group
  • Partner at Faxon Law Group (4 Attorneys)
  • 59 Elm Street, New Haven, CT 06510
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As a partner of Faxon Law Group and having litigated civil cases for more than 20 years, Eric has tried dozens of complex cases involving medical and professional malpractice, wrongful death, personal injury, birth trauma and aviation. Eric brings creativity and a strong sense of energy to his clients’ cases. He believes clients are looking for an innovative firm, with smart trial lawyers, who can deliver confidence, skills, and resources to get them the best results. And, he made the decision to join Faxon Law Group because he believes the firm embodies these qualities.
Nuts & Bolts Program: Litigation II, New Haven County Bar Association, 2002-2016; Medicare, Medicaid, ERISA and Other Claimed Liens, 2010, 2011, 2012; "The Thin Line Between 'Ministerial' and 'Discretionary,'" Connecticut Law Tribune, 2010; Wrongful Death Litigation seminar, Norwalk Community College, 1999 – 2012; You've Been Subpoenaed, Now What? National Business Institute, 2006.

Board-certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA)

Areas of Practice (18)

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Business Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Aviation Law
  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Professional Liability
  • Railroad Law
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Spinal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Negligence
  • Birth Trauma
  • Failure to Diagnose
  • Wrong Site Surgery

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
203-624-9500  Phone
203-624-9100  Fax
University Attended:
University of New Haven, B.S., cum laude, 1992
Law School Attended:
Quinnipiac College, J.D., cum laude, 1995
Year of First Admission:
1996, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1995, Connecticut
Board-certified in both Civil Trial Advocacy and Civil Pretrial Practice by the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification (NBLSC); Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (Medical Malpractice, Continuing Education and Public Relations subcommittees); Connecticut Bar Association; New Haven County Bar Association (Executive Committee)
( Board-certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy NBTA )
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