Leighton, Katz & Drapeau was founded in 1989 to serve Connecticut citizens with who have been hurt and need an experienced attorney. As experienced Connecticut injury lawyers, we can help you with a workers' compensation, personal injury, or many other types of claims.
The CT Injury Lawyers team has over 100 years of experience. We are experienced and tied into the Connecticut legal community. Hundreds of Connecticut attorneys have referred clients to us.
Worker’s Compensation Insiders
Our team – and we really do work as a team – is made up of dedicated people with decades of experience. That’s not just talk. Our attorneys are all active in the Connecticut legal community, helping shape the rules and regulations in our state.
For example, Francis “Bud” Drapeau serves on the Connecticut Bar Association’s executive committee on worker’s compensation. Mark Leighton, Bud, and Scott Carta are all Board Certified Workers' Compensation Specialists. Scott is also a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association.
We Know How the System Works
We know the law, the insurance industry, and will work tirelessly to get you the results you deserve.
Our Connecticut workers comp and personal injury attorneys have worked in-house for insurance companies earlier in their careers. We have all chosen to work for you, the hard working people of Connecticut. This means we know how the other side works, what they are thinking, and how to get the best possible, settlement, verdict, or outcome for any personal injury matter.
We worked for them, now we work for you.
The Human Connection
With our primary office conveniently located next to the local courts and municipal offices, we have been able to maintain long-standing, personal relationships with all of the court officials.
In addition, our support staff combined, has over a century of experience, meaning you will have professional, experienced, and efficient support every step of the way.
It’s not just talk. We really do put in the hours and hard work necessary to serve our clients. We take time and care with every client to truly understand your particular situation. We are choosy about the cases we take. Our attorneys will work each case personally, and never treat you as just a number.
And of course, we only get paid when you get paid.