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  • 2019 Best Car Accident Lawyer
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Connecticut Attorneys

Offices in Waterbury, Danbury & Norwalk, Serving Clients Statewide

The Law Offices of James A. Welcome is committed to upholding our standard of excellence and integrity. Over the years, we have helped numerous clients obtain favorable outcomes and we are equipped to handle even the most complicated cases. We also serve clients residing in the state of New York.

Attorney Welcome's passion, dedication, and expertise have led him to be designated by SuperLawyers® as a top-rated lawyer for five consecutive years from 2013 - 2018. Our professionals stand by your side to help ensure your rights are not being overlooked and that your well-being is not being compromised. Our intention is to help you win your case.

We provide a personal approach to each and every case. Whether handling a legal matter concerning personal injury, workers’ compensation, or immigration, our Connecticut attorneys are proud to have established a history of success and we want to make sure that you receive the guidance and representation necessary to achieve the best possible outcome. We are dedicated to helping you succeed – we won’t take your case unless we believe that we can help!

For the attention your case deserves, call (203) 806-7922 to schedule a consultation with a skilled lawyer in Connecticut.

We Get Results You Can Trust

  • “You have won my trust.”


  • “I want to express my gratitude for your efforts and dedication for my case.”

    Portia Adongdem

  • “I could not have asked for a better result. Going to him for help was the best decision I've ever made.”

    Reba F.

  • “My case was complicated but he was able to resolve things faster than I anticipated with a very good outcome.”


  • “I would definitely use him again and would highly recommend his firm to my friends and family.”


  • “The best immigration lawyer in the state is by far, James A welcome.”

    Luis Aguayza

  • “James A. Welcome was a beacon of hope to me at a time when my options appeared limited and the likelihood of a satisfactory resolution seemed high or impossible.”

    Denis Nganga

  • “If you need a motor vehicle Attorney please call James A. Welcome!”

    Angie V.

  • “Thanks for all your help.”


  • “You know that you're in the best hands possible.”

    Carolyn L.

  • “It was a pretty unsettling experience and you helped me a ton.”

    Matt P.

  • “I highly recommend James Welcome.”

    Ann S.

  • “Very efficient and helpful”

    Gisele Acosta

  • “He was able to get me my legal status!”

    Edison R.

  • “ruly the top Lawyer on my list and the best!”

    Sulo Adziovski

Our Values

  • Experienced & Professional
  • Responsive & Prompt
  • Multilingual Staff Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Mandarin, & Cantonese
  • Proven History of Results

Founding Attorney
James A. Welcome

For more than 15 years, Attorney James Welcome has represented clients throughout Connecticut in a range of cases. As part of his approach to providing exceptional legal guidance and care, Attorney Welcome is very selective about the cases he takes on and handles them personally from start to finish. Over the years, he has been selected to The National Trial Lawyers Association, maintained a Superb Rating on Avvo, and has been included in the Super Lawyers® list as a top Immigration Attorney from 2013-2018. To better serve his clients, Attorney Welcome and his staff provide assistance in the following spoken languages: English, S panish, Portuguese, Mandarin, & Cantonese.

Our Recent Victories

We Take a Results-Oriented Approach to Every Case
  • Worker Injury: $990,000.00 Worker Injured on the Job
  • Pedestrian Struck: $500,000.00 Mother and Young Son Hit by Reckless Driver
  • Head-On Collision: $300,000.00 Head-On Collision With Drunk Driver
  • Worker Injury: $150,000.00 Shoulder Injury Sustained While at Work
  • Dog Bite: $100,000.00 Mail Carrier Bitten by Large Dog
  • Pedestrian Struck: $1.45 Million Pedestrian Struck by Inattentive Driver
  • Insurance Settlement: $1,000,000 Personal Injury Case Result
  • Worker Injury: $50,000 per year Workers' Compensation Case Result
Free Injury Consultations Available Have You Been Injured on the Job or By Another's Negligence?

Call us to schedule your free consultation to review your case.

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Prioritizing the Needs of You and Your Loved Ones

When you choose the Law Offices of James A. Welcome, you can relax knowing that you have chosen a firm who will prioritize you and your loved ones. As part of our commitment to fully addressing every clients’ unique legal matter, we are here to assist you and your loved ones through each step of your matter, maintaining open and honest communication along the way.

Our Blog

Recent Posts
  • What Do You Do When You Love an Undocumented Immigrant?
    What Do You Do When You Love an Undocumented Immigrant?
    Posted by Law Offices of James A. Welcome

    A recently published article from The Huffington Post provides an autobiographical glimpse into the life of a woman who fell in love with an ...

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  • Barr, Immigration Board Chided by Appeals Court in Visa Case
    Barr, Immigration Board Chided by Appeals Court in Visa Case
    Posted by Law Offices of James A. Welcome

    An undocumented Mexican immigrant who requested to seek a special visa for being a victim of a crime in the United states has been held up by U.S. ...

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  • Preparing Your Car for Inclement Weather
    Preparing Your Car for Inclement Weather
    Posted by Law Offices of James A. Welcome

    When temperatures drop, road conditions become substantially more perilous. Ice, slush, and snow all become a handful for drivers, resulting in ...

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