Morrissey Morrissey Mooney & Rydzek

Morrissey Morrissey Mooney & Rydzik

Providing Strong Representation for 40 Years

Attorney David Morrissey & Angelo Sevarino

Attorney David Morrissey & Angelo Sevarino

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Connecticuts top Workers’ Compensation Attorneys Since 1979

Morrissey, Morrissey, Mooney & Rydzik has been devoted to representing the legal interests of their clients for over 40 years and is considered one of Connecticut’s top law firms. The firm focuses on workers’ compensation law which includes a concentration in Heart and Hypertension claims under Section 7-433c of the Connecticut General Statutes. In addition, this Connecticut law firm enjoys a significant civil litigation practice which includes personal injury litigation. Morrissey, Morrissey & Mooney also handles pension and public sector labor law issues, & social security disability appeals.


Lawyers at Morrissey Morrissey Mooney & Rydzik are highly qualified and bring a broad range of experience. Attorneys David J. Morrissey, Andrew J. Morrissey and Angelo P. Sevarino are recognized and designated by the State of Connecticut Bar Association as Board Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialists. This certification is awarded to a small fraction of elite attorneys recognized for their expertise by the Connecticut Bar Association. Attorneys David Morrissey, Andrew Morrissey, and Angelo Sevarino have consistently been named Connecticut and New Engalnd Superlawyer’s by Law & Politics Magazine. . Attorneys David Morrissey, and Angelo Sevarino are both AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and are Fellows in The College of Workers’ Compensation. This Fellowship is awarded to a select group of attorneys that have excelled in Workers’ Compensation. Currently this is awarded to less than 20 people in Connecticut.

The Morrissey Law Firm  provides representation throughout the state of Connecticut. Our lawyers have diligently represented our clients for the past four decades, which has resulted in a multitude of favorable decisions before the Workers’ Compensation Commission, the Compensation Review Board, and Appellate and Supreme Courts.



203 Church Street Naugatuck CT 06770


(203) 723-6691

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Areas of Practice

Workers Compensation

Board Certified Workers’ Compensation Specialists In Connecticut.

If you have been injured on the job , the Morrissey Law Firm can help. It can be difficult to know what to do and where to turn after a work injury. You don’t want to jeopardize your employment, but you need medical treatment and may not be able to immediately return to work.

When you have questions about your work injury, talk to us. Our Workers’ Compensation attorneys represent employees from all industries who have suffered work-related injuries. We will answer your questions and explain your rights.

Recovering from a serious injury is difficult enough without worrying about losing your job and livelihood. Contact the Morrissey Law Firm for aggressive representation for serious work injuries.

Heart and Hypertension

Legal Representation for Heart Disease and Hypertension Injuries in Connecticut.

Connecticut's Heart and Hypertension Act was signed into law in 1971, and allows firefighters and police officers with hypertension and heart disease to receive benefits equivalent to those found in workers' compensation without the burden of proving that the condition was in fact caused by their work.

Many afflicted police officers and firefighters continue to suffer from heart disease and hypertension as a result of their jobs without seeking the compensatory benefits they are entitled to under the law.

Morrissey Law Firm has seen an incredible amount of success with these claims.

Personal Injury

Legal Representation for Personal Injuries in Connecticut.

After an accident, the pain and uncertainty can be overwhelming. Speaking with a skilled personal injury lawyer may be the first step towards a solution. If you’ve been seriously injured in Connecticut, let the Morrissey Law Firm put our decades of collective legal experience to work for you.

Accidents happen at the most unexpected moments and can change your life completely. An unexpected incident may result in serious injuries and significant recovery time. You don’t have to face the situation alone. Our Connecticut personal injury lawyers can help you.

Social Security Disability

Experienced Connecticut SSD Lawyers for Disability Income

The more that a person has worked, earned and paid into the system, the more compensation that person will be eligible to receive when disabled. There is an eligibility requirement that you will have to meet, showing a specific earnings record. These issues and calculations can be complex and often need a thorough attorney review prior to and during the application process. There are many common mistakes that can undermine your claim for benefits.

There are many other details of SSD benefits that you should know if you are trying to apply for these benefits or if you have already been denied and need to appeal your claim. Talking with an experienced attorney is in your best interests, and may even help you expedite your claim.

For more information regarding SSD benefits, including your rights and how to protect them, contact Morrissey & Rydzik Law Firm by calling 203 - 723- 6691 for a free consultation.

Public Sector Employment Law

Legal Representation for Public Sector in Connecticut.

The law governing the relationship between government at all levels and its employees is very complex. Public sector employment presents its own unique legal challenges. These arise from due process and other constitutional considerations that arise because the government is the employer; federal civil rights laws; overlapping layers of governing law, regulation and policy; the presence of politics and the absence of a profit motive; the size and complexity of the government bureaucracies; complex immunity issues, and the sundry court and administrative avenues available for challenging government employment actions. A unique blend of experience, knowledge and expertise is needed to successfully navigate this sea of complexities. Morrissey & Rydzik Law Firm is uniquely qualified to conquer this complex field.