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Awards and Honors
We are Maine’s leading Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Law Firm.
No other firm can match our depth of talent, record of success, financial strength or commitment to service excellence.
We have recovered over$1.25 BillionFor our clients
Plaintiff suffered catastrophic lower-body injuries when his motorcycle was struck by a tractor trailer driven by a distracted driver.
Our Plaintiff’s newborn was deprived of oxygen during a C-section delivery. The mismanagement of labor led to brain damage and the baby was born with cerebral palsy.
Our Plaintiff suffered paralysis due to a delay in diagnosis of a spinal infection.
How Can We Help You?
When reckless or negligent drivers cause serious injuries, we are uniquely positioned to help our clients get the compensation they deserve.Learn More
When healthcare providers make medical errors by failing to follow appropriate standards of care, we will fight to hold them accountable.Learn More
Dangerous Drugs & Devices
When manufacturers take shortcuts and put consumers at risk by putting profits over safety, we will hold them legally responsible.Learn More
All Practice Areas
No matter the circumstances or cause of harm, we are here to provide the highest quality representation and get justice for our clients.Learn More
Mike Bigos and his team were so professional and genuinely concerned for my well being.
"My first meeting with attorney Bigos showed me a demeanor of sincere honesty and compassion. Throughout the time we worked together, Michael and his team were so professional, and genuinely concerned for my well being. I would highly recommend Berman & Simmons to anyone that feels they need a strong and compassionate voice to represent them."
Dan Kagan has years of experience and is so knowledgeable about his work.
"A good friend of ours, who is also an attorney recommended Berman & Simmons and I am so grateful! We worked with Dan Kagan. He has years of experience and is so knowledgeable about his work. Plus he was genuinely empathetic and concerned for my wife's well being. "
Berman & Simmons makes you feel respected and valued.
"Having dealt with several law firms I can truly say Berman & Simmons surpasses them all in the way they treat their clients. They make you feel respected and valued. "
Steven Silin and his team never gave up hope.
"Attorney Silin and his staff went above and beyond in my case. They were very personal and listened to my concerns. They never gave up hope and pursued every avenue. We ended in a very favorable position at the end of case and for me this is was a life changing experience."
Berman & Simmons achieved an excellent result for us.
"Berman & Simmons achieved an excellent result for us after my wife and myself were involved in a motor accident in NH. Very good company to deal with; communication and consideration was first class. "
Jodi Nofsinger made the whole experience so easy.
"I am a person that never thought of holding a doctor accountable for their actions. I got in touch with Jodi Nofsinger and that was the greatest thing I could have done. She is so passionate, knowledgeable and caring in what she does, and made the whole experience so easy."
I could not have asked for a more dedicated group of people to represent my son.
"I could not have asked for a more dedicated group of people at Berman & Simmons to represent me in the fight for justice for my son. I felt as though they ALL cared about him as though he were family. They worked long hours and dug deep to make sure they had explored every piece of information they could to help support our case."
Jim O’Connell expertly guided me through the legal steps.
"Jim O’Connell had been recommended as an exceptional professional in the field. Astute and skilled, Jim assessed my concerns, saw an issue of negligence, outlined probable outcomes, and then agreed to be my advocate. He expertly guided me through the legal steps and negotiated a successful mediation."
They don’t just work for you, they become your friends.
"The folks at Berman & Simmons really get to know their clients and feel their pain. They don't just work for you, they become your friends, they listen to you. They are genuinely interested in your health and well-being and want to make things better for you, your family, and your future."
Miriam Johnson was attentive, sympathetic and kept me informed.
"I had a very positive experience working with Miriam Johnson. She was attentive, sympathetic, and kept me informed throughout the process. She brought my case to a successful conclusion."
Chris Boots cares deeply about his clients and fights for them every step of the way.
"Chris Boots is an extremely bright and hard working attorney. He cares deeply about his clients and fights for them every step of the way. I strongly recommend Chris to anyone seeking representation."
They were extremely thorough and dedicated.
"This firm did an outstanding job representing my son. They were extremely thorough and dedicated. They always took time to listen and keep us updated about the status of his case. I would not look anywhere else for representation."
Alicia Curtis provided timely, thoughtful and comprehensive legal advice.
"Alicia Curtis provided timely, thoughtful and comprehensive legal advice on an important business matter and helped us avert potential liability and complications. We recommend her services highly."
They kept us well-informed throughout our legal proceedings.
"Berman & Simmons was recommended to us by a friend who is a lawyer in Massachusetts. We were very pleased with the professionalism of this team. We had much confidence in our team, and they kept us well-informed throughout our legal proceedings."
Susan Faunce and Elizabeth Kayatta put together a very successful case.
"From the start, Susan Faunce was extremely compassionate and caring, all while being very upfront and professional. She readily made herself available if we had questions or concerns, and was always there to reassure us in the process. Susan brought on Elizabeth Kayatta, to assist her. She was sharp as a tack. Together, they put together a very successful case on our behalf. The help we received from Susan and her team got us through a time in our lives that could have easily destroyed us."
The professionals at Berman & Simmons were there guide us through the legal process.
"I cannot say enough positive things about the professionals we worked with at Berman & Simmons. At the most stressful time in our lives, they were there to listen to us and guide us through the legal process with compassion and confidence."
Sarah Hall truly listens and pays attention to the details.
"Sarah Hall truly listens to people and pays attention to the details, which makes her a great attorney!"
Berman & Simmons made the process easier.
"It was a long process but Berman & Simmons made it easier for us. Everyone was awesome and they know their stuff. I would recommend them to anyone who needs a good lawyer."
Timothy Kenlan was gracious, knowledgeable in negotiations, and kept in touch.
"Timothy Kenlan was gracious, knowledgeable in negotiations, and kept in touch with me throughout the personal injury claim. He not only met my expectations for the final settlement amount but actually exceeded them."
Everybody at the office was professional and they had our best interests in mind.
"The thought of seeking a legal service while you have experienced medical issues is nerve racking, but the lawyers at Berman & Simmons fully understood the complexity of my case. Everybody at the office was professional and they had our best interests in mind."
They make you feel at home.
"Great hospitality. They make you feel at home. Very caring law firm. Determined to get to the bottom of the lawsuit. Truly feel lucky to have such an amazing team on my side."
With Travis Brennan, I felt safe, respected, and in good hands.
"Travis Brennan began a full-on investigation while I was still in surgery. He was upfront and realistic about possible outcomes and explained the process in terms I could understand. Everyone I dealt with at Berman & Simmons were as professional, friendly, and down to earth as Travis. I felt safe, respected and in good hands through the entire process allowing me to recuperate and live my life."
Very human experience and very personal!
"They actually got me as a person and understood my frustration with everything going on after my accident. Checked in with me often and updated me on progress. Very human experience and very personal!"
Dov Sacks went above and beyond to ensure that I received the care I needed to heal and recover.
"I enlisted the help of Berman & Simmons following a severe brain injury due to to a car accident. From day one, Dov Sacks not only provided me with the legal support I needed, but went above and beyond to ensure that I received the actual care I needed to heal and recover. His professionalism, energy and guidance throughout this process has been outstanding."
Chuck Hehmeyer was with us every step of the way and made our life much better.
"My husband and I highly recommend Chuck Hehmeyer with Berman & Simmons. We had a very difficult case and Mr. Hehmeyer was with us every step of the way. He kept us informed, updated and always honest with us. He won the case for us and made our life much better."
Berman & Simmons provided me with a second chance at life.
"Berman & Simmons provided me with a second chance at life when I could have easily ceased to exist. The professionalism, dedication, and work ethic these people exhibited was well beyond what I could have asked for. "
Traumatic brain injury survivor turned flower shop owner.
"It as three days after becoming conscious that I realized I had suffered a traumatic brain injury. My life changed completely and even the simplest activities in my daily routine became the hardest activities imaginable. Berman & Simmons relieved my exhausted mind with ease. The team's diligence, organization and thoughtfulness made a seemingly frustrating and difficult process run smoothly."