Berman & Simmons News Articles

  • 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.  […]

  • Attorney Daniel Kagen is Interviewed for CBS13 I-Team Story About Shattering Car Windows

    Unbeknownst to most consumers, vehicle glass can be extremely fragile and shatter spontaneously. Complaints with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reveal what vehicle manufactures and government safety regulators already knew. According to Berman & Simmons attorney Daniel Kagan who was interviewed for this segment “Shattering Windows Take Mainers By Surprise,” proving fault or manufacturing defect is very difficult. View […]

  • Attorney Daniel Kagan Offers Bike Safety Tips on MPR Maine Calling

    Attorney Daniel Kagan was a guest on the MPR program Maine Calling segment Biking in Maine: Where To Go, What To Buy, Bicycling Safety & Sharing the Road where he explained how bicycle riders and motorists can keep safe while “sharing the road.” He broke down technical legal terms and gave advice to bicycle riders on how to anticipate automobile […]

  • Attorney Travis Brennan Presents at the 2021 MSBA “Bridging the Gap” Event

    Attorney Travis Brennan is a featured speaker at the Maine State Bar Association’s 2021 “Bridging the Gap” event on May 12-14, 2021. This is an annual forum for experienced practitioners and judges to share their knowledge and best practices with newly admitted attorneys. Brennan is presenting on the topic of Litigation Practice, sharing his experiences and providing advice to new lawyers. […]

  • Attorney Travis Brennan Representing Client in Medical Malpractice Case Against Mid Coast Hospital

    Berman & Simmons Attorney Travis Brennan is representing a Bowdoinham man who nearly died after medical staff at a walk-in clinic failed to diagnose his pneumonia. The negligence case against Mid Coast Hospital and BlueWater Emergency Partners was outlined in a Times Record article where Brennan describes the pain and prolonged recovery his patient suffered. Brennan is an experienced medical […]

  • Berman & Simmons in the News, 1st Quarter 2021

    Whether online, in print, or on TV, we’re proud to be featured in Maine’s top news forums. Here is a 1st quarter 2021 news recap spotlighting some of our lawyers and highlighting the many ways in which we’re helping Mainers find justice and recover the  compensation after experiencing serious personal injury. Associated Press: Inmates say they’re getting poor health care […]

  • Attorney Daniel Kagan Joins NPR Program on Traumatic Brain Injury

    Berman & Simmons attorney Daniel Kagan was a guest on the NPR program, Maine Calling, for a show dedicated to issues surrounding traumatic brain injuries. Each year, 2.5 million Americans suffer a traumatic brain injury — from falls, accidents, strokes and other common causes. For many TBI patients, life is never the same, but there are major advances in TBI […]

  • Berman & Simmons Attorneys Present at the MTLA 2021 Annual Meeting

    Berman & Simmons attorneys Susan Faunce and Alicia Curtis addressed the Maine Trial Lawyers Association (MTLA) 2021 Annual Meeting, a half-day of legal education. Attorney Faunce presented “Review of the Medical Legal Code: Where Have We Been and Where Are We Going” where she delved into the challenges that physicians and attorneys encounter in legal settings that require physician testimonies […]

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