Berman & Simmons News Articles

  • Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project Elects Alicia Curtis, Esq. as New Board President

    New release posted by ILAP At their September board meeting, the Immigrant Legal Advocacy Project (ILAP) welcomed Alicia Curtis, Esq. as its new Board President. Alicia joined the ILAP Board in 2017 and served in several leadership roles prior to being elected President. As a volunteer attorney on ILAP’s Pro Bono Panel since 2015, she has also helped many people […]

  • Berman & Simmons in the News, 3rd Quarter 2021

    Whether online, in print, or on TV, we’re proud our important work is routinely featured in Maine’s top news forums. This recap of media coverage during the 3rd quarter 2021 spotlights the many ways in which we’re helping Mainers find justice and recover compensation after experiencing serious personal injury. Firm News 8 Berman & Simmons lawyers were honored by inclusion […]

  • Welcome Charles P. Hehmeyer

    Berman & Simmons is delighted to announce that Charles “Chuck” Hehmeyer has joined our law firm. Chuck is an experienced litigator who specializes in medical negligence and commercial vehicle accident claims. He comes to us from Raynes Lawn Hehmeyer—a leading personal injury law firm in Philadelphia, where he developed the only practice in the nation that regularly represents children who […]

  • Berman & Simmons Sexual Abuse Survivors Practice Team Completes Trauma-Informed Training

    As more and more survivors of child sexual abuse are coming forward to share their experiences, they are turning to Berman & Simmons for legal help. To fully understand our clients’ situation and be their best and most compassionate advocates, Berman & Simmons Sexual Abuse Survivors Practice Team has completed trauma-informed training. This education directly benefits our survivor clients as […]

  • 8 Berman & Simmons Lawyers Honored by Inclusion in 2022 Best Lawyers® Lists

    Berman & Simmons is pleased to announce that eight of its attorneys are included in the 2022 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, four are included in the 2021 Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, and attorney Daniel G. Kagan is named 2022 Best Lawyers® Lawyer of the Year in the Augusta-ME area. Attorney Kagan has a consistently […]

  • Michael Bigos

    Attorney Michael Bigos Represents Parishioner Sexually Abused by Priest

    In March 2021, Berman & Simmons Attorney Michael Bigos testified in favor of lifting the statute of limitations for survivors of child sexual abuse to be able to file civil suits against their abusers and the organizations where they worked. Now Attorney Bigos represents a former Old Town parishioner who was just 12 years old when he was abused by […]

  • Berman & Simmons Client Eric Jabbusch Meets the People Who Saved His Life

    In July 2020 Eric Jabbusch nearly died when he was crushed by 10,000 pounds of steel pilings while working a construction job on I-95. One year later he was able to thank the first responders who saved his life. Read this poignant Bangor Daily News article and watch this moving WABI story about the heartwarming luncheon at the Hermon Fire […]

  • Berman & Simmons in the News, 2nd Quarter 2021

    Whether online, in print, or on TV, we’re proud our important work is routinely featured in Maine’s top news forums. This recap of media coverage during the 2nd quarter 2021 spotlights the many ways in which we’re helping Mainers find justice and recover compensation after experiencing serious personal injury. Firm News Chambers USA has selected Berman & Simmons attorneys Jodi […]

  • Berman & Simmons Welcomes Attorneys Sarah Hall and Joe Gousse to Its Personal Injury Firm

    Berman & Simmons Law Firm today announced the recent hiring of attorneys Sarah K. Hall and Joe G.E. Gousse. Highly skilled and dedicated to the law, they will join the firm’s experienced research and writing team. Attorney Hall will work with Jodi Nofsinger with a focus on medical malpractice. Attorney Gousse will join the firm’s personal injury team and work […]

  • Michael Bigos

    More Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse in Maine Can Pursue Justice as State Amends Statute of Limitations

    Berman & Simmons explains how more survivors can come forward when they are ready Lewiston, ME – June 23, 2021 — This week the State of Maine changed the statute of limitations for those born before August 11, 1970, who were sexually abused as children, allowing them to pursue civil claims against their abuser. “Come forward when you are ready.  […]

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