James A. Mahar


James A. Mahar is a partner in the firm's litigation department primarily defending civil lawsuits in the areas of personal injury, products liability, construction, motor vehicle and premises liability. Attorney Mahar is experienced in handling municipal and governmental liability matters as well.

He started his legal career as an Assistant Clerk with the Stamford Superior Court from the fall of 1995 to the spring of 1997. Since entering private practice, he has worked primarily on defense related matters. He also is experienced in real estate transactions and family relation matters. In addition, Attorney Mahar has been selected for inclusion in the Connecticut Super Lawyers® list since 2014 in the practice areas of Personal Injury - General: Defense, Personal Injury - Products: Defense, Civil Litigation: Defense, Civil Rights, and State, Local & Municipal

He is admitted to practice law in states of Connecticut and New York as well as the Federal District Courts of Connecticut and the Eastern District of New York. He is an active trial lawyer, having successfully completed numerous jury trials and arbitrations in both State and Federal court.

Jamie currently resides in Stratford with his wife and three children.

Professional Affiliations: 
  • Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association
  • Fairfield County Bar Association, Board of Directors
  • Recognized as Connecticut Super Lawyer since 2014.