Groton, Connecticut

Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law

Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law

4 Fort Hill Rd
Groton, CT 06340
Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law, Attorneys, Services, Groton, Connecticut

When you've been injured in an auto accident or need a bankruptcy attorney, your legal representative's level of experience can be the most significant factor that determines the outcome of your case. From his offices in Groton, Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law provides a broad spectrum of legal services to residents and business owners throughout Connecticut. With over 30 years of legal experience behind him, he has an intimate knowledge of the legal process that allows him to help you achieve the best possible resolution to your legal difficulties.

Attorney Grater and his staff provide services in a wide variety of practice areas, including:

  • Bankruptcy & Debt Relief Services
  • Criminal Defense Cases
  • Personal Injury & Auto Accidents
  • DUI Defense
  • Estate Planning & Will Writing
  • Products Liability

These legal situations often have major implications that can seriously impact the rest of your life, so rely on the expertise of an experienced attorney with the ability to provide the results you need. Attorney Grater prides himself on providing personalized attention to each of his clients, crafting highly effective legal strategies based on the unique details of your situation. With this locally-owned law firm, you can always expect individualized service and an unwavering dedication to protecting your rights. 

Visit Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law online now to learn more about his bio and areas of practice, or call (860) 449-8059 to schedule a consultation to discuss your case today.

Announcements & Events from Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law
Bankruptcy-Who Qualifies, Groton, Connecticut
In 2005 the Bankruptcy Law changed significantly.  This is because Congress, at the behest of the credit card companies and their supporting politicians, instituted a “means more
A Criminal Law Attorney on the Differences Between Felonies & Misdemeanors, Groton, Connecticut
In most jurisdictions, there are two types of criminal infractions: felonies and misdemeanors. However, do you know what separates these charges? What makes some crimes felonies and more
Bankruptcy Attorney Addresses 3 Misconceptions About Filing Bankruptcy, Groton, Connecticut
If you’re facing bills that you’re unable to pay, filing bankruptcy may be an effective solution. However, there are several myths surrounding bankruptcy that deter many from more
Car Accidents, Groton, Connecticut
A common misconception about car accidents is that in order to recover for your damages you actually have to go to Court and sue.  However, this is usually not the case if you more
Common Questions About Workers' Compensation, Groton, Connecticut
Workers’ compensation is an insurance policy designed to protect you if you get injured or ill on the job. It can provide coverage for everything from doctor’s bills to wages more
With 30 years experience handling debt relief, workers compensation, estate law, product liability issues and more, Mark O. Grater, Attorney of Groton, Connecticut is here more
Worker’s compensation is designed to help employees pay for medical expenses and lost wages after sustaining a job-related injury or illness. While it may seem like it more
Workers’ compensation is designed to provide insurance for employees who are injured on the job. It is often used to pay for medical expenses and make up for lost wages due to time more
When a public employee at the state or municipal level is injured or ill and forced to retire, they may receive a disability pension in addition to their workers’ compensation more
Workers' compensation benefits are designed to cover the costs of medical treatment lost income. The program helps workers recover when they sustain on-the-job injuries or more
What happens when you are driving down the road somewhere in New London County and you get rear ended by someone who was not paying attention to what they were doing?  That more
A common bankruptcy question I am asked is what will happen to my credit score after I file for bankruptcy.  The simple answer is that it will first go down but then go back more
Workers' compensation laws protect an employee's well-being while they’re on the job and outline the rights and responsibilities of the employer. However, there are some rules more
If you get hurt at work, you might have questions about filing a claim and seeking compensation. While incidents that result in minor injuries usually don’t require legal guidance, more
Work-related injuries can occur in nearly every industry. If you’re hurt or become ill while performing your job duties, it’s important to understand your rights and more
One of the issues that bankruptcy filers must be aware of is transferring property out of their name into somebody else’s name in the four years before filing if you live in the more
A work injury can have a significant impact on your health and ability to support your family. Workers' compensation laws provide critical protection in the event of an injury. more
Find out what you need to know, get a free consultation in Bankruptcy, Personal Injury, Worker’s Compensation and Criminal/DUI.  Call Attorney Mark O. Grater at 860-449-8059, more
In Connecticut the laws regarding DUI/DWI have completely changed in the last few months.  There are all new procedures in use.  Before you venture into the unknown, feel more
If you sustained serious injuries due to an accident that was the direct result of someone else’s negligence, you should not have to cover the costs associated with recovery. more
When you need help managing debt, finding the right bankruptcy attorney ensures you will have expert guidance during every step of the process. However, your attorney does far more
Very often People consult with me regarding the filing of a bankruptcy who might otherwise qualify, but they have unwittingly stepped into a situation which might cause them to more
What happens if your personal injury claim doesn’t reach a settlement? You may have to file a lawsuit to obtain the compensation you seek. In Groton, CT, Mark O. Grater Attorney at more
During the holidays one’s exposure to a traffic stop is greatly increased.  Juxtapose this with a little celebration that might involve drinking, and now you are at risk of an more
Worker’s Compensation, fka Workman’s Compensation, is one of those areas of law that seems to and sometimes does proceed automatically.  You ae injured on the job, you are out more
Most personal injury cases are settled before they reach trial. If you want to protect your interests during the negotiation process and avoid getting pressured to accept an unfair more
Do you have debt coming at you from all sides?  You seem to be able to pay but you keep finding yourself getting behind to one creditor or another.  One option is a more
Suppose you get rear ended by a guy with no insurance on his car and you suffer a personal injury.  What do you do?  Not everyone realizes that they probably have more
If you're struggling with debts you can't repay, filing for bankruptcy can simplify your life, giving you the chance to start over. However, these laws are complex, so hiring a more
When you hire a bankruptcy attorney, you can expect quality legal advice and representation at every step of the process. Though your lawyer will provide a variety of helpful more
Probably the most difficult personal injury case to bring is a fall down case involving snow and ice on roads or sidewalks.  If the road or sidewalk is controlled by the State more
Some drivers accused of a DUI assume their cases are hopeless—even when they have the grounds to mount an effective legal defense. While criminal charges are always matters of more
If you've been arrested for drunk driving, you'll need a good DUI attorney. But if you haven't hired an attorney before, how do you know what you're getting? In addition to asking more
It’s hard to believe it’s 2017.  By all accounts the economy turned around in 2016 and jobs are picking up.  However, there is a lot of debt out there left over from the more
When you've been hurt in an accident, there's certainly no shortage of personal injury attorneys promising to help you get the compensation you deserve. Of course, having legal more
Every year we give free consultations during the Holidays.  Call 860-449-8059.  Our office is located in Groton near the Dairy Queen. read more
Are you struggling to pay debts such as medical bills, credit card balances, and utility bills? The law allows individuals who are unable to manage their debts to seek more
The decision to file for bankruptcy is a major one, and it can have long-lasting effects on your financial life. This is why it's crucial to have an experienced bankruptcy more
If you’ve been arrested for a DUI in Connecticut, you should know the consequences can be severe. Accordingly, securing the assistance of a top DUI attorney is crucial to more
If you have an old criminal conviction, you can have it expunged by obtaining a Pardon.  It results in an erasure of the record.  You can apply three years after the date more
Is there a way to protect your heirs when you are no longer around to care for them.  At the very least you should have a will, a living will and a power of attorney.  It more
Managing your debt can be a complex undertaking. Even with the best intentions, you may find yourself unable to keep up with your bills and searching for debt relief solutions. more
Please call Attorney Mark O. Grater at 860-449-8059 to make an appointment for a free consultation if you any of the following issues are relevant to you:  Debt more
I find that clients are concerned about 4 things when they hire an attorney:                  & more
If you’ve been charged with a crime, your criminal law attorney will need to prepare a defense for you based on the facts and circumstances of the case. But what sorts of strategies more
The area of personal injury and accidents is a very specialized area.  In order to proceed with a case and maximize it’s settlement value, you will need an experienced attorney more
Filing for bankruptcy is a step toward giving yourself a fresh start, but there are some consequences of doing so. A bankruptcy attorney will be able to explain how more
Every once in a while the question arises by a prior client who has been unfortunate enough to have to file for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy a second time, “how long do I have to wait more
For residents of Groton, New London, Norwich, Waterford, Ledyard, Stonington, Montville, Jewett City, Lyme, and other residents of Southeast Connecticut, the present thresholds for more
Ideally, any time you're injured as a result of performing your job duties, you’ll be able to use your workers' compensation benefits, which are supposed to pay for your more
Learn more about bankruptcy, personal injury, worker’s compensation, OUI, and other legal concerns by setting up a free consultation in our Groton office before July.  Serving more
Very often client’s who are injured on the job pursue their worker’s compensation case without the benefit of a lawyer.  They recover from their injury, received some basic more
Even relatively minor car accidents can cause a great deal of harm, from significant bodily injury to extensive property damage. Accordingly, knowing how to contend with the period more
Most people would be surprised at the income level it takes to qualify for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in New London County.  It is mostly based upon income thresholds based upon more
Whether you've been hurt in an auto accident or you need a skilled bankruptcy attorney, few factors are as important as the experience of your legal representative. For over 30 more
No matter what you call it, OUI, DUI or DWI, it's still drunk driving.  If you are stopped for Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol or Drugs in the State of more
Slip and fall cases are no small matter. Serious injuries can result, including broken bones, traumatic brain injury, and even death. To make matters worse, liability in these cases more
A new year is upon us and it may be time for a fresh economic start.  If you feel you are approaching the last exit on the economic road, you can start all over again by more
In my experience of dealing with auto or motorcycle accidents in Southeast Connecticut,  Groton, Waterford, Ledyard, Norwich, Stonington, New London, Montville, Jewett City, more
One of the few pitfalls in filing a bankruptcy revolves around paying for college.  This comes about in two different scenarios:1.When you pay for your child's college- more
Many people who are in debt or are having a hard time paying their bills, and because of their higher income, and because they think they may not qualify for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, more
If you are unsure of your legal rights in the area of bankruptcy, personal injury, worker's compensation, DUI or criminal law, and you are a resident of the various towns and cities more
Many clients who visit with Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law in Groton, CT, are often interested in learning more about achieving financial freedom after personal and more
Bankruptcy MisconceptionsFor those having difficult economic times in New London County, Groton, Ledyard, Norwich, Stonington, Montville, Waterford, Lyme, etc. and who need a more
Injured in an accident in New London County, Connecticut.  It will cost you nothing to determine if there is a settlement available for your personal injury due to an auto more
Auto accident and injury law is a type of civil litigation that aims to hold responsible parties accountable for the injuries or damage their negligence has caused. Before you more
Filing a bankruptcy petition will never be an enjoyable experience, nor will it generate cherished memories. However, bankruptcy can be the basis of some important life lessons and more
When you're dealing with a difficult legal situation, choosing a lawyer is one of the most important decisions you'll make. However, how can you tell which attorney, out of all the more
If you're injured in the course of performing your job duties, workers' compensation insurance is there to help pay for your medical expenses and lost wages, but filing a claim more
With 30 years of experience handling debt relief, workers' compensation claims, estate law, product liability issues, and more, Mark O. Grater Attorney at Law in Groton, more