January 16, 2018

Bill Chapman Obtains a Directed Verdict

Bill Chapman obtained a directed verdict for a supermarket after the plaintiff rested her case.
January 11, 2018

M&P Announces New Partners

It is with great pleasure that Melick & Porter announces that Brian Davis, Carolyn Miller, and Holly Rogers have been named Partners. Brian is a 2008 graduate of Stonehill College and a 2012 cum laude graduate of New England School of Law.
January 03, 2018

M&P's 35th Anniversary!

Today, January 3, 2018, Melick & Porter celebrates its 35th Anniversary. Dick Melick and Tom Porter founded the firm on this day in 1983.
January 01, 2018

2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Melick & Porter is proud to announce that its attorneys were recognized as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars in 2018.
January 01, 2018

Connecticut Limits Collateral Estoppel for Employee Complaints

On July 11, 2017, in Spiotti v. Town of Wolcott et al., the Supreme Court of Connecticut reaffirmed that General Statutes § 31-51bb permits employees to assert constitutional or statutory claims in court even after the same issues were resolved by grievance procedures or arbitration pursuant to a collective bargaining agreement.