PROVIDENCE, RI – August 07, 2014 – Seasoned litigator, Jeffrey A. Mega, of East Greenwich, has joined Decof, Decof & Barry, P.C., a leading Rhode Island personal injury law firm, as an Associate. Practicing law for more than a decade, he will handle cases in the areas of catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, medical negligence, and product liability. His previous work resulted in numerous settlements, ranging from several hundred thousand to millions of dollars.
Prior to joining Decof, Decof & Barry, Mr. Mega worked for a law firm which handled medical malpractice and product liability litigation. He has worked on several notable cases, including The Station Nightclub Fire case. He was awarded the “AV Preeminent Rating” by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings. The AV Preeminent Rating, which is the highest possible rating, demonstrates that his legal abilities and ethical standards are highly regarded by his fellow attorneys.
“We are very pleased to welcome Jeff to our team,” said Patrick Barry, co-managing attorney of Decof, Decof & Barry, P.C. “Due to his extensive background and experience, as well as noteworthy accomplishments, he will be an excellent addition to our firm.”
Mr. Mega is admitted to practice law in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, the United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island and of Massachusetts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. Additionally, he is a member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, American Bar Association, Rhode Island Association for Justice, American Association for Justice, and the Justinian Law Society.
Mr. Mega graduated cum laude from Suffolk University Law School in 2001.