• 2018 Best of Greater Waterbury
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • SuperLawyers
  • AILA

Connecticut Attorneys

Offices in Waterbury, Danbury & Norwalk, Serving Clients Statewide

Whether handling a legal matter concerning personal injury, workers’ compensation, or immigration, 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 bySuperLawyers® 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. 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

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

    Angie V.

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

    Edison R.

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

    Matt P.

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

    Carolyn L.

  • “You have won my trust.”


  • “Thanks for all your help.”


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

    Reba F.

  • “The best best team in the world!”

    Angel C.

  • “If you are searching for a knowledgeable and dedicated, attorney who will look out for your best interests, then look no further.”

    Bob W.

  • “You made my dream possible.”

    Daniella H.

  • “I highly recommend James Welcome.”

    Ann S.

  • “I will always remember how you helped me to get this wonderful opportunity.”

    Karolina W.

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 Stuck: $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
  • Insurance Settlement: $1,000,000 Personal Injury Case Result
  • Worker Injury: $50,000 per year Workers' Compensation Case Result
  • Pedestrian Struck: $1.45 Million Pedestrian Struck by Inattentive Driver
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.

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