Anthony Sheffy is the founding partner of Sheffy, Mazzaccaro, DePaolo & DeNigris, L.L.P., which is located centrally in Southington, Connecticut. He has taken personal injury, insurance defense and commercial jury verdicts in state and federal court on behalf of both businesses and individuals. Tony has written and lectured on topics ranging from the fundamentals of presenting civil jury cases for lawyers new to the practice to advanced evidence techniques for attorneys experienced in the courtroom. He has presented televised seminars on the trial of traumatic brain injury cases. Tony has been honored by his peers with an AV rating from Martindale Hubbell. He has been inducted into the Order of Justitia by the Litigation Counsel of America consisting of the top 1% of all lawyers in America, a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, designated as a Top 100 Lawyers in America, and recognized by Connecticut Super Lawyers? since 2011. Tony has been recognized for his work with local non-profit organizations receiving the Southington-Cheshire YMCA's Person of the Year Award, and the Chamber of Commerce Chairman's Award. He is a founding director of the Southington Education Foundation, past Chair of the Southington Chamber of Commerce, former director and vice president of the Southington-Cheshire YMCA, past president of the Southington United Way and past board member of the Charter Oak State College Foundation. He serves as special legal counsel to the Town of Southington. Mr. Sheffy earned his B.S. degree in combined music and physics from Lebanon Valley College (1985); and his J.D. degree, magna cum laude, from Western New England School of Law (1988) where he was selected for the law review. He is admitted to the bar for Connecticut state courts and the Federal District Court for the State of Connecticut and pro hoc vice in the State of RI. - AV Preeminent is a certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.
Personal Injury, Insurance Defense, Commercial and General Litigation