250 Hudson Street
Hartford, CT 06106
1.860.247.9933

Hartford, CT Civil Litigation & Insurance Law Attorney

Always with your best interests in mind

At the Hartford law office of William J. Melley III, we apply intelligence, creativity, and our wealth of experience in litigation and mediation to resolve issues effectively — and always with your best interests in mind. This level-headed approach has worked successfully for our clients throughout Connecticut since 1979. We have worked hard to earn the trust of our clients and enjoy a reputation for outstanding litigation defense experience before local, state and federal courts. In fact, our clients are often referred to us by other attorneys.

Our commitment to quality legal services and personal attention has also been recognized by our peers in the legal community: Attorney William J. Melley III holds an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell®, a significant rating accomplishment signifying that a lawyer's peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.

A common-sense, cost-effective approach to even the most complex matters

Sound reasoning and economical use of our client's resources are a common denominator across all our practice areas. As both a highly rated civil litigation defense lawyer and a well-respected mediator with sole arbitrator and three-judge-panel experience, William J. Melley III can help you get resolution out of court, or, when necessary, at trial in cases of:

  • Insurance defense and insurance coverage: We advise insurance companies and insured businesses and individuals in matters of insurance law — including availability of coverage and automobile, homeowner and commercial general liability (CGL) policy interpretation — and provide defense against civil litigation.
  • Civil litigation: Named a civil litigation defense Super Lawyer, attorney William J. Melley III is certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and provides professionalism and skill in defending businesses, professionals and individuals facing lawsuits that threaten their livelihoods, their assets and their reputations.
  • Personal injury: We use our vast knowledge of insurance law and proficiency in valuing claims to help those injured because of the negligence of another receive the compensation to which they are entitled.

Contact us to schedule a free initial consultation

For more than 30 years, our Hartford law firm has provided representation and counsel to businesses and individuals throughout Connecticut. To discuss your legal needs, please contact us online or call our office at 860.247.9933.