Eileen Reynolds Becker

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Location:
Wallingford, Connecticut
Phone:
866-475-8805
Fax:
203-269-3487
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Eileen Becker joined the firm in 2004, after working at two of Connecticut's largest firms. Her practice focuses on the representation of individuals and entities in personal injury cases, including claims of wrongful death, traumatic brain injury and various orthopedic injuries. She also has extensive experience in the representation of healthcare providers and facilities in healthcare-related litigation. She has successfully tried numerous jury cases to verdict.

She is a member of the Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association and New Haven County Bar Association.

Eileen earned an A.B. from Syracuse University and a J.D. magna cum laude from Rutgers University School of Law. She is admitted to practice in the state courts of Connecticut (1994) and Pennsylvania (1992). She is also admitted to practice in the Second and Third Circuit Courts of Appeals and the U.S. District Courts for the District of Connecticut, the District of New Jersey, the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, and the Southern District of New York.

Eileen has been featured in the following articles:

Christian Nolan, “Bridgeport Baseball Brawl Leads to $940,000 Verdict for Injured Catcher”, The Connecticut Law Tribune, July 30, 2014

Kelly Glista, “Jury Awards $940,000 to Plaintiff in Lawsuit Against Former MLB Player”, The Hartford Courant, July 30, 2014

Jay Stapleton, "Jury Serves Up Bad News To Volleyball Player: Defense Verdict Spares Sports Facility Where Woman Took Tumble," Connecticut Law Tribune, Vol. 38, No. 29, p. 14 (July 16, 2012).

Marie P. Grady, "Building A Better World, One Child At A Time," Connecticut Law Tribune, Vol. 37, No. 13, p. 8 (March 28, 2011).

Randall Beach, "Resident files bias suit against condo group", New Haven Register, page A3 (Oct. 13, 2009).

Thomas B. Scheffey, "Paralyzed High School Pole Vaulter Wins $6M", Connecticut Law Tribune, Vol. 35, No. 21, p. 14 (May 25, 2009)

Randall Beach, "Paralyzed Pole Vaulter Wins Lawsuit $6.4M VERDICT", New Haven Register, No. 135, Front Section, p. 1 (May 15, 2009)

Christian Nolan, "Wallingford Man Strikes Out in Suit Against Yankees", Connecticut Law Tribune, Vol. 33, No. 30, p. 11 (July 23, 2007)

George Moore, "Yankees treated lawyer, family to game in Boss' box", Record-Journal, p.1 (Dec. 31, 2007).

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Appeals
  • Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1992
  • Connecticut, 1994
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1994
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2007

Education

  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Camden, Camden, New Jersey
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 1992
    • Law Journal: Rutgers Law Journal, Managing Editor, 1991 - 1992
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
    • A.B. - 1989

Representative Cases

Honors and Awards

  • BV Rating from Martindale-Hubbell/Very High Ethical Standard Legal Ability
  • AVVO Rating (Superb)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Haven County Bar Association, Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association, Member