Charles J. Emmacemma@LukEmmLaw.com
Recently voted 2004 Massachusetts "Super Lawyer" by his fellow lawyers.
Charles J. Emma Born Providence, Rhode Island, March 15, 1956; admitted to bar, 1983, Massachusetts.
Education: Providence College (B.A., cum laude, 1978); Western New England
College (J.D., cum laude, 1983). Listed in: Outstanding Young Men of America;
Who's Who in American Law. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration
Association. Member: Holyoke, Hampden and Massachusetts Bar Associations;
Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys; The Association of Trial Lawyers of
America. Member of Hampden County Bar Association and serves on the Hampden
County Bar Association Mediation/Arbitration Committee and Bench-Bar Committee.
PRACTICE AREAS: Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury; Civil Litigation; Workers'
Compensation; Product and Premises Liability.
Mr. Emma began his career
with the Aetna Casualty & Surety Company as a claim representative and
ultimately insurance defense counsel. There he evaluated and negotiated
thousands of cases on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants. Often he consults
with other attorneys evaluating pre litigation case values and pending
litigation and negotiation strategies. He is currently engaged in developing
Mediation/Arbitration qualification guidelines and rules.
Mr. Emma is also the founder and CEO of eArbitration
a leading online arbitration service.
Mr. Emma has
had experience handling litigation and consulting in these particular areas:
Defective Forklift Equipment
Defective Meat Grinding Machines
Defective Metal Grinding Equipment
Defective Heat Presses
Construction Site Injuries
Industrial Blending Machines
Amusement Park Ride Catastrophies
Construction Sink Hole
Defective Material Banding and Packaging Equipment
Death and Survival Actions
Traumatic Brain Injuries