Victoria C. Metaxas is a partner in the Hartford office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Long-Term Care & Elder Law Practice. Throughout her career, Ms. Metaxas has handled matters involving nursing homes and assisted living facilities, medical, dental and psychiatric malpractice, construction site liability, elevator liability, automotive liability, premises liability, products liability, municipal liability and property damage.
Ms. Metaxas has handled litigation matters at all stages – from inception through trial and appeal. To date, she has successfully tried more than 40 cases to verdict and selected more than 80 juries. She also has significant experience in mediations and arbitrations.
She is the co-author of a training manual on New York State law governing joint and several liability, contribution and indemnity and the collateral source rule. Ms. Metaxas has presented on these issues for in-house claims personnel and on issues related to hotel liability for a national insurance claims organization.
Primary Area(s) of Practice
- Long-Term Care & Elder Law
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut
- New York State Trial Lawyers Association
- Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association
- President 2015-2016
- Board of Directors 2009-2017
- Connecticut Bar Association
- New Haven County Bar Association
Fordham University School of Law
University of Iowa
Master of Arts, Comparative Literature
State University of New York at Stony Brook
Bachelor of Arts, Comparative Literature