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Buckley Wynne & Parese attorneys are actively involved in various community service projects through the Bar Association and otherwise, including programs to mentor inner city youth, volunteer legal services at libraries, and other community involvement.

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  • Closer to Free Ride
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association Fellows
  • CT Challenge Ride
  • New Haven Legal Assistance Association
  • Matt's Mission Fund
  • The Diaper Bank
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving Connecticut
  • Yale Athletics
  • North Branford High School
  • St. Baldrick's Foundation | Childhood Cancer Research Charity
  • Kid-U-Not: Supporting living organ donors
  • Colin’s Crew
  • Smile Anyway
  • St. Rita
  • Xavier High School
  • Sacred Heart University
  • Sacred Heart Academy
  • UCONN Foundation
  • ABAConn
  • Massaro Community Farm
  • Amity High School
  • The Elks
  • The Hundred Club of CT
  • ALS Association
  • North Haven Education Foundation
  • New Haven Legal Assistance Association
  • Kids In Limos
  • Hamden Education Foundation
  • Brian's Hope
  • Sons & Daughters of Italy Lodge
  • Senate Republican Campaign Committee
  • Miss US Latina
  • Shubert Theater
  • North Branford Youth Basketball
  • Irish American Community Center
  • East Celebrity Elite All Star Cheer and Dance Booster Club
  • CT Trial Lawyers Association
  • CT Hockey League
  • Branford Youth Lacrosse
  • Italian American Club
  • Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
  • Babe Ruth League of Norwalk Inc.
  • Saint Marten de Porres Academy
  • James Hillhouse High School
  • North Haven High School
  • Guilford High School
  • Joseph A. Foran High School
  • Branford High School
  • F.O.C.U.S: Fellowship of Catholic University Students
  • New Haven Bar Association
  • Mary Wade
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
  • FACS - Foundation for the Advancement of Catholic Schools
  • North Branford Little League
  • Columbus Lodge of Hamden
  • Christopher Martin's Christmas Run for Children
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen
  • Columbus Lodge of Hamden
  • Shop Local
  • Yale Sappern Memorial Fund

Tri-Town Walk Like MADD 2019 

Posted on Apr 3, 2019

Walk Like MADD is MADD's signature fundraising event to help us raise both awareness and funds to eliminate drunk and drugged driving. We hope that you and thousands of others will rally together in over 90 cities around the nation to help create a future of No More Victims®. Sign up TODAY and help us save more lives!

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Attorney John Parese of Buckley Wynne & Parese Admitted to U.S. Supreme Court in 2019

Posted on Mar 20, 2019

Attorney John Parese of Buckley Wynne & Parese in New Haven, CT has established a reputation as a true legal professional. In continuing his tradition of excellence and commitment to top-tier representation for injured clients, he has worked hard to gain admittance to numerous courts of practice. Excitingly, in March of 2019, Parese was formally admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court.

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BWP Sponsors Colin's Crew 6th Annual Night of Hope

Posted on Feb 20, 2019

Buckley Wynne & Parese is the Hero Sponsor for the 6th Annual Colin's Crew Night of Hope taking place on March 30th, a fundraiser to support families affected by childhood cancer.

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Is Distracted Driving Reckless?

Posted on Feb 6, 2019

We are all made aware of the dangers of texting and driving through various forms of educational and media sources. Yet many choose to engage in texting and driving anyway. Choosing to do something that you know can cause injuries to other people seems consistent with a reckless state of mind.

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The Importance of Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist Coverage

Posted on Jan 30, 2019

After the initial trauma of a car wreck, the concerns of insurance coverage are real. Does the party at-fault have insurance and is it enough to fully compensate for all injuries and losses? Will there be adequate coverage to fully cover future medical care, lost wages at work, and permanent injuries?

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Getting Served for Serving Alcohol

Posted on Jan 16, 2019

Dram shop laws allow an individual to sue bars and restaurants if one of their patrons causes damage or injury to another person after being served while intoxicated.

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Attorney John Parese Has Achieved the Highest Possible Rating From Martindale-Hubbell®

Posted on Jan 4, 2019

Attorney John Parese was recently upgraded by Martindale-Hubbell to an “AV Preeminent” rating. That is the highest rating an attorney can receive for ethics and professional excellence.

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Xavier High School Magazine Fathers & Sons Issue Features Attorney John Buckley and Son Brendan Buckley

Posted on Dec 14, 2018

John Buckley and son Brendan were recently featured in Xavier Magazine. This most recent issue of the high school's publication focused on Fathers & Sons. "Brendan has not been afraid to embrace the challenges of leadership and has earned the respect of his peers, teachers and coaches," Xavier High School principal Brendan Donohue said. "He is a man of strong character and integrity. Xavier is a better place because of Brendan's contributions."

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John Parese and son run in Connecticut’s most festive holiday 5k and best post-race party!

Posted on Dec 10, 2018

Christoper Martin's run hopes to make Christmas a little brighter for needy children in the New Haven area by giving them a toy and a message of love from friends and neighbors they have never met. We encourage you to donate a toy!

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BWP Contributes to the CT Trial Lawyers Association Women’s Caucus Fundraiser

Posted on Dec 5, 2018

This holiday season, the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA) Women's Caucus is organizing a drive to benefit BHcare, a regional nonprofit organization that provides a comprehensive and integrated system of care for adults, children and families who are struggling with mental health issues, substance use issues and domestic violence.

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Client Reviews of Our Personal Injury Attorneys

    Highly recommend this firm!

    Highly recommend this firm!

    John Buckley handled my case and John Parese fought for me in court. These guys are honest and fair, 10/10 would recommend!

    - John P.

    Never have I ever come in contact with an attorney like John!

    Never have I ever come in contact with an attorney like John!

    John Parese has heart and soul and has the drive to get the job done. By far, John is the attorney you want to have by your side to represent you. You can trust him with your future and your life. I know I did!

    - Rosemarie F.

    I could not thank them enough! I highly recommend them!

    I could not thank them enough! I highly recommend them!

    I have dealt with John Buckley for over 2 years from a car accident I was in, my experience was FABULOUS! John handled everything, he and his staff were so helpful and made the overall experience of an unfortunate event very stress-free! I could not thank them enough! I highly recommend them!

    - Sissy Wilson

    You guys are the best!

    You guys are the best!

    Thank you so much for all the support you give to MADD Ct. It is an honor to have you part of us. Words could never express how much it means to us!

    - MADD CT Staff

    You’ll never top these guys.

    You’ll never top these guys.

    Looking for the best lawyers around to represent you? You just found them. Don’t bother looking anywhere else. You’ll never top these guys.

    - Ben F.

    Attorney Parese came highly recommended!

    Attorney Parese came highly recommended!

    Attorney Parese came highly recommended as someone with both a legal expertise and a personal touch. In the end, both turned out to be exactly the case. John was a regular at our kitchen table reviewing progress along the way. Now, years later, we are still exchanging holiday cards!

    - Raymond

    They give back in their communities!

    They give back in their communities!

    I can highly recommend them for personal injury law. They are not only great attorneys but they give back in their communities!

    - Sally McVey McCartin

    Thank you for all your help and support.

    Thank you for all your help and support.

    Thank you for all your help and support. Jim and I really appreciate it. Thank you for the baby basket it was very thoughtful and generous.

    - Jimmy & Justine

    Thank you John for your support

    Thank you John for your support

    Thank you John Parese for your support in these two years was really appreciated!

    - M. Daly & Family

    I thank you from the bottom of my heart!

    I thank you from the bottom of my heart!

    I want to thank you so very much for all your help especially when I was a nervous wreck over some things.

    - Robin

    Thanks for helping me with the MV accident!

    Thanks for helping me with the MV accident!

    My family and I will always be grateful to you and your awesome staff for assisting me.

    - Lenona B.

    Your kindness is deeply appreciated!

    Your kindness is deeply appreciated!

    Thank you for being so supportive through all of this!

    - Cynthia S. & Family

    Thank you for all that you did for us!

    Thank you for all that you did for us!

    We just wanted you to know how much it meant to us, thanks again for everything!

    - Sally D.

    You have helped me beyond words!

    You have helped me beyond words!

    Thank you again for taking the time out of your busy day to come up to New Britain court with me to help me with my MV case. I am forever grateful, thanks again!

    - Melissa D.

    Thank you for you generous donation!

    Thank you for you generous donation!

    Without your help, Kid-U-Not, would not be able to help living organ donors in Connecticut!

    - Sally M.

    These guys are the best!

    These guys are the best!

    They are a group of topnotch attorneys.

    - Angelo D.

    I'd refer John Wynne to any of my CT friends!

    I'd refer John Wynne to any of my CT friends!

    Thank you so much for all of your hard work involving the case with my brother and I. We appreciate all of your communication and best of luck with your practice.

    - Jake F.

    I really appreciate your support throughout the case!

    I really appreciate your support throughout the case!

    I wanted to take a minute and thank you for all your hard work! Best of luck with all of your other cases!

    - Emily W.

    We appreciate the support!

    We appreciate the support!

    Thank you very much for being a corporate sponsor, your support is greatly appreciated!

    - BHS Hockey Booster Club

    These guys take care of the working man!

    These guys take care of the working man!

    Thank you very much for taking care of the working man and being so caring and obtaining the agreement that you did with all parties involved.

    - John G.

    Highly recommended!!!

    Highly recommended!!!

    A great law firm, highly recommended!!!

    - Matthew P.

    John went above and beyond!

    John went above and beyond!

    I sought out John Buckley to represent my interests when the likelihood of a satisfactory resolution seemed impossible. He is calm, personable and extremely professional, explaining each step of the process with integrity and transparency. John went above and beyond to ensure a great outcome and should I ever be in need of legal representation again, I wouldn't hesitate to call him.

    - Joe S.

    John Buckley is honest and kind-hearted

    John Buckley is honest and kind-hearted

    John Buckley is such a sweet soul and the best Attorney on the planet! He's honest, kind-hearted, and he keeps it real 100% of the time, no matter what!

    - Cynthia Rachel Spivey

    Your kindness and patience are without compare.

    Your kindness and patience are without compare.

    John-Thank you so very much for the time and attention you put into Mom’s case. Your kindness and patience are without compare.

    - Frank

    The best firm in the world!

    The best firm in the world!

    The best firm in the world, do not bother looking any further!

    - Ron B.

    Thanks for serving as my attorney!

    Thanks for serving as my attorney!

    Joe and I both appreciate that you believed in me!

    - Dawn K.

    Excellent group of lawyers!

    Excellent group of lawyers!

    John Buckley handled a case for me and not once was he not available when I called with concerns or questions. If I ever again need an attorney I would not hesitate to call them. They are honest and fair with all their clients. Thank you gentleman for all you do!

    - Lillian D.

    Thank you for helping my mom!

    Thank you for helping my mom!

    I recommend Attorney Parese to all he did an awesome job for my dear mom when a drunk driver injured her.

    - Leo B.

    Thank you so much!

    Thank you so much!

    John Buckley is such a sweet soul and the best darn Attorney on the planet! He’s honest, kind hearted and did I mention he’s the best darn attorney?

    - Cynthia

    I would recommend this law firm to anyone!

    I would recommend this law firm to anyone!

    Attorney John Wynne helped with the personal injury case and we won because of him!

    - Theo

    I'd recommend this firm.

    I'd recommend this firm.

    The staff was attentive, including Mr. Wynne - I'd recommend this firm.

    - Elizabeth DeWolf

    Highly recommend

    Highly recommend

    “John Buckley recently handled a case for me. Amazing, attentive service from all staff. Attention to detail and old fashioned good values is what makes them the right choice when you need help.”

    - Cindy Proto Walker