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Boston and Beyond

For more than thirty years, The Law Office of Kenneth I. Kolpan, P.C. has been representing individuals with traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and other catastrophic injuries. The principal and founder of the firm, Kenneth I. Kolpan has been a longtime advocate for the rights of persons with TBI, working closely with medical experts from the Boston medical community and other nationally renowned teaching hospitals. Attorney Kolpan handled cases in the trial courts of Massachusetts (both state and Federal) and has represented individuals with brain injuries in Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio and elsewhere.

Attorney Kolpan is Past President of the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts, a member of the Board of Directors and its Executive Committee.

Attorney Kolpan has made numerous national and international presentations to attorneys, medical providers, brain injury programs and survivors on the legal rights of persons with brain injury. Attorney Kolpan brings to each client his experience working as an attorney at two Boston area hospitals; McLean’s Hospital Institute of Law and Psychiatry where he served as counsel to the Institute’s psychiatrists; and New England Medical Center’s Department of Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine. He also taught ‘Law and Medicine’ to first year medical students and Tufts University School of Medicine, as well an Assistant Professor at Tufts University Medical School.

For the last twenty seven years, Attorney Kolpan has been Co-Chairman of a three day medical legal conference sponsored by the North American Brain Injury Society (NABIS), where attorneys throughout the country learn how to represent persons who have traumatic brain injuries. Attorney Kolpan has also published articles in medical journals on brain injury litigation, all of which are on this website. Attorney Kolpan is proud to serve on the Executive Committee and as the President of the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts.

For the last 15 years, Attorney Kolpan has received the highest rating from his attorney peers for his ethics and competence. He has received the highest AV by Martindale Hubbell. He has again been selected as a Massachusetts Super Lawyer and a New England Super Lawyer. He was most recently recognized as one of "Boston's Top Rated Lawyers". Attorney Kolpan recently obtained a record setting verdict in Middlesex County (Lowell, Massachusetts) for a person with a concussion. Attorney Kolpan also recorded one of the first multimillion verdicts for a person with a brain injury when he obtained a two million dollar verdict in 1986 for a teacher who sustained a so called minor/mild brain injury when a garage door was pulled down and struck the plaintiff on the head.

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Located in the heart of Boston, Massachusetts, the Law Office of Kenneth I. Kolpan, P.C. takes pride in serving the needs of our clients. We hope that our website is helpful to you and we look forward to hearing from you.