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Gerard B. Carney

Gerard B. Carney

Carney Law Firm
  • Personal Injury, Social Security Disability, Workers' Compensation
  • Massachusetts
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Summary

Attorney Gerard Carney was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar and the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts in 1980. He was also admitted to the United States Supreme Court in 1984. He is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston College and Suffolk University Law School. He is a member of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys (MATA), the Massachusetts Bar Association (MBA), the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) Workers' Compensation Panel and the American Association for Justice (AAJ).

Gerard Carney is the founder of Carney Law Firm and has dedicated his entire career to the representation of injured workers and their families. Attorney Carney is widely recognized in the legal community as an authority in the field of Massachusetts workers' compensation law on both a local and national level. For over 30 years, Attorney Carney's law practice has focused on the representation of union building tradesmen and tradeswomen who have been injured in the course of their employment. Attorney Carney also represents professional athletes in injury claims and has been an active member of the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) Workers' Compensation panel for more than twenty years.

Attorney Gerard Carney has served as chair of the Worker's Compensation Committee of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorney and also served on MATA's Legislative Committee. Attorney Carney has lectured at various workers' compensation continuing legal education seminars. Attorney Carney has also testified before the Massachusetts Legislature on workers' compensation reform, advocating for fair and reasonable increases in workers' compensation benefits for injured workers and their families. Attorney Carney is a frequent lecturer to local building trade unions and other Massachusetts unions on the subject of workers' compensation law.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
  • Workers' Compensation
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
    Personal injury and workers' compensation cases handled on a contingency fee basis.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts
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1st Circuit
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U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts
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U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island
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U.S. Supreme Court
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Founder
Carney Law Firm
Current
Education
Suffolk University Law School
J.D. (1980)
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Boston College
B.S. (1971)
Honors: magna cum laude
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Professional Associations
Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys
Member
Current
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Massachusetts Bar Association
Member
Current
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National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) Workers' Compensation Panel
Member
Current
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American Association for Justice
Member
Current
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Massachusetts State Bar
Member
- Current
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Contact & Map
Carney Law Firm
10 High St
#401
Boston, MA 02110
USA
Toll-Free: (800) 640-2667
Telephone: (617) 426-9797
Fax: (617) 426-3816
Lowell Office
375 Gorham St
Lowell, MA 01852
USA
Telephone: (978) 703-8303