When is Windham the Proper Venue for a Death or Injury Claim Arising from a Connecticut Auto, Bicycle, Car, Motorcycle, or Truck Accident?

"Venue" is a legal term and refers to where a lawsuit should be filed; if a lawsuit is filed in the wrong courthouse, it could be transferred or dismissed.

The proper venue for a Connecticut lawsuit seeking money damages for serious injuries or wrongful death arising from a motor vehicle accident involving an auto, bicycle, car, motorcycle, or truck depends on one of three criteria: (1) where the injured party resides; (2) where the negligent, drunk, or reckless driver resides; or (3) where the collision or accident occurred if neither party resides in Connecticut.

According to Connecticut General Statutes Section 51-344 (13), the courthouse for the Judicial District of Windham (located at 15 Church Street, Putnam, Connecticut 06260) would be the proper venue for a Connecticut motor vehicle accident claim if any of the above criteria are met for any of these Connecticut towns: Ashford, Brooklyn, Canterbury, Chaplin, Eastford, Hampton, Killingly, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam, Scotland, Sterling, Thompson, Windham and Woodstock.

Whenever we have a choice, the lawyers in our AutoAccidentLawGroup will file your Connecticut motor vehicle accident claim in the courthouse that we believe would be best for you based on our judgment and experience.

If you have suffered a serious injury or loss in an auto, bicycle, car, motorcycle, truck accident caused by a drunk, negligent, or reckless driver, please contact our  AutoAccidentLawGroup  to arrange a Free and Confidential consultation. We have the experience and resources to get you the compensation you need and deserve. And remember, we charge no fees or expenses unless we win.

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