Dram Shop Cases
Dram Shop or Liquor Liability cases can be brought against most businesses that sell alcohol. Dram Shop laws are implemented on the state level & currently 43 states including: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, & Florida.
Dram Shop rules encourage liquor sellers to serve alcohol safely and hold sellers responsible when they don’t. Dram Shop laws are in place to protect people who are injured in alcohol-related incidents.
Attorney Jan Trendowski has tried numerous liquor liability claims to verdict in both the State of Connecticut and Washington DC. He has lectured nationally on liquor liability issues at the National NIghtclub and Bar Annual Conventions in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Las Vegas. He has been the editor of the Connecticut Liquor Statute and Regulation Handbook since 1998, currently in its 9th edition. The handbook is used throughout the United States. Attorneys across the entire Counry look to Attorney Jan Trendowski for advice and guidance.
Aside from the Handbook, Attorney Trendowski has written extensively on liquor-related issues for publications such as the Connecticut Law Tribune and has been interviewed for various liquor-related matters. He continues to handle liquor liability cases in Connecticut, Florida, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts.