Practice Areas

Dog Bites

Dog bites are disturbingly common and those attacked by another individual’s dog may be eligible for compensation.  This includes damages for physical pain, emotional trauma, temporary or permanent disability, loss of income and scarring or disfigurement. Attorney Michael Pollack is dedicated to helping dog bite victims receive the compensation they deserve.  He achieves this by...

Drunk Driving Accidents

The consequences of driving while intoxicated can be far-reaching for the victim.  Many victims are forced to deal with severe injuries, hefty medical bills and even loss of income.  Attorney Michael Pollack strives to help victims of drunk driving accidents by representing these victims and aggressively pursuing legal action against drunk drivers. Consequences Of Drunk...

Head Injury (Traumatic Brain Injury)

Head injuries are frequently life altering events, not only from the physical harm and suffering caused, but also for the emotional, psychological and financial problems that arise after the injury.  For some people, the result of a traumatic brain injury, or concussion, is a lifetime of pain, suffering, losses and early death.  For nearly everyone,...

Medical Malpractice

More than 250,000 people die every year due to medical malpractice.  Millions are injured.  If you or someone you love has suffered from medical malpractice in Connecticut, call a Hartford medical malpractice attorney.   Call Attorney Michael Pollack. Elements of a medical malpractice case There are several things that you must prove in order to...

Motor Vehicle Accidents / Car Accidents

If you or a loved one has recently been involved in a motor vehicle accident around Hartford, CT, you may currently be dealing with severe injuries, emotional suffering and a whole host of related financial issues.  All this can be incredibly stressful, but fortunately, you can at least seek justice with the help of a...

Motorcycle Accidents

Riding on a motorcycle is exciting, but it also delivers a set of risks typically not experienced by the average motorist.  Like it or not, as a motorcycle enthusiast, you are more vulnerable to accidents, particularly from drivers failing to pay attention to their biking brethren.  In the aftermath of such catastrophes, you will be...

Negligence

An accident can be life changing.  You may find yourself in the hospital piling up medical bills at the same time you are unable to work.  Lost wages compound the problem of the injury . You may be injured so severely that you are permanently disabled and unable to ever return to your former employment,...

Personal Injury

Helping injured people is the primary career goal of Hartford, CT, Attorney Michael Pollack.  He has demonstrated this mission with years of public service work as a volunteer with many civic organizations, and as a Hartford Personal Injury Attorney for 22+ years.  What Attorney Michael Pollack likes best about his work as a lawyer is...

Premises Liability

It is important that people can enjoy the expectation of safe conditions when they are on someone else’s property.  Owners of residential, business, government and community property have a legal duty to maintain reasonably safe conditions on the property, or at least mark off any hazards to warn people who are on their property. Hartford...

Product Liability

People use a variety of products every day, including tools, equipment, pharmaceuticals, food and transportation vehicles.  Consumers, according to Product Liability Laws, are entitled to expect that the products they purchase or use will be thoroughly tested, safe and reliable.  When products fail or are defective, accidents happen that can cause pain, suffering, disability and...

Slip and Fall / Falldowns

It is important that people can enjoy the expectation of safe conditions when they are on someone else’s property.  Owners of residential, business, government and community property have a legal duty to maintain reasonably safe conditions on the property, or at least mark off any hazards to warn people who are on their property. Hartford...

Workers’ Compensation

If you have been injured on the job, the first step to take is to report it to your employer.  From there, the employer will report it to their insurance carrier.  Sometimes, things go smoothly, and sometimes they don’t.  Either way, you need a workers’ compensation attorney in Hartford, CT like Michael B. Pollack with...

Wrongful Death

One of the most stressful life events is when a loved one dies.  When that death is due the actions of a negligent person or business, the grief is compounded.  The surviving family members are faced not only with the horrific loss of a loved one, but also with loss of income at the same...