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Experienced. Ethical. Aggressive.

Richard P. Renehan

principal of Renehan & Rossetti, LLP

Richard P. Renehan


Renehan and Rossetti, LLP is dedicated to helping people who have been injured as the result of a wide range of accidents to obtain the compensation they deserve. We give each case the care and attention to detail that it deserves and we always strive to achieve the maximum recovery possible, whether by settlement or trial.

Peer selected as 2024 Lawyer of the Year for Arbitration in New Haven County

To us, it’s not just business, it’s personal.

Overview And Experience

Richard P. Renehan


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Office - 1.203.596.9030
Fax - 1.203.596.9036

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Richard has over 31 years of experience representing injury victims and has recovered millions of dollars for his clients. Richard is passionate about helping his injured clients and has achieved many million dollar verdicts and settlements. Rick has been a Connecticut and New England Super Lawyer since 2007 and is a respected arbiter, mediator and fact finder. Rick handles injury cases in State and Federal Courts in Connecticut as well as in the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

The primary focus of Mr. Renehan’s practice is personal injury and wrongful death litigation. Throughout his distinguished career, he has assisted clients who have been harmed due to the negligence of other parties, and his caseload has included motor vehicle crashes, nursing home negligence, premises liability and medical malpractice. Along the way, his clients have received millions of dollars in compensation as a result of Mr. Renehan’s skills in presenting cases before juries, his tenacity in negotiating favorable settlement agreements, and his successes in mediation sessions and before arbitration panels.

Mr. Renehan has also helped people who have been injured on the job and who are now seeking their rightful benefits under their employer’s workers’ compensation insurance coverage. He assists them with the preparation and filing of the required claim documentation and appears on their behalf at hearings in the event that the claim is disputed or denied. Mr. Renehan’s successful track record in all of his professional endeavors has earned him a great deal of favorable recognition from his fellow attorneys, including an AV Preeminent* peer-review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a “Superb” rating through Avvo. He has also been selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America.

University of Connecticut School of Law Hartford, Connecticut
  • J.D. – 1985
College of the Holy Cross
Worcester, MA
  • B.A. magna cum laude – 1982
  • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
  • Connecticut, 1985
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1989
  • Preparation and Trial of Automobile Accident, PSI, 1991
  • Negotiation and Settlement Techniques, Aetna Casualty & Surety, 1990
  • National Arbitration and Mediation, Inc.
  • Arbitrator: Dispute Resolution, Inc.
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, Member
  • Voir Dire in Connecticut, CLTA Forum, April, 1986
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers Compensation
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • English
  • Spanish
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80+ years of Combined legal experience.

Experienced, Ethical and Aggressive Personal Injury Attorneys.

Our reputation for successful verdicts is a testament of hard work, dedication and advocacy for our injured clients.

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Phone: 203.596.9030
Fax: 203.596.9036