Karen A. Acquarulo is a partner with Solimene & Secondo, LLP and concentrates her practice in the defense of workers’ compensation claims. She is an experienced trial attorney, who has successfully litigated complex workers’ compensation legal issues at the Informal, Pre-Formal and Formal levels, as well as arguing before the Compensation Review Board and second chairing appeals to the Appellate and Supreme Courts. She was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 2000 and the United States District Court of Connecticut in 2001. She graduated from Quinnipiac University in 1994 and Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2000.
Attorney Acquarulo enjoys working with her employers and claim adjusters to provide her clients with the best possible results on her files. She is an aggressive litigator, specializing in medically complex and high exposure claims for her clients. Attorney Acquarulo particularly enjoys the interplay between the medical profession and workers’ compensation claims with a strong focus on depositions and cross-examination of physicians and other experts. She has provided training materials and seminar lectures not only for her clients, but also for the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Connecticut Bar Association. It is important to Attorney Acquarulo to provide to her clients the most satisfactory results in the workers’ compensation claims she handles, whether in negotiating the best settlement figure or obtaining a favorable decision at the Formal or appellate level.