For quite some time now, the adventure travel industry has been holding its breath awaiting the Connecticut Supreme Court’s decision in the very sad and emotionally devastating case of Munn...
Posts by: Jeffrey Ment
The head of the firm’s new Hartford office, Jeffrey L. Ment joined Silver Golub & Teitell LLP last year after 24 years with another Hartford law firm. His areas of practice include medical malpractice, personal Injury, product liability, travel and tourism/hospitality law and police officer matters.
Mr. Ment offers a unique ability to represent the many facets of the travel and tourism industry: travel agents, tour operators, hospitality groups, cruise lines, motor coach tours and insurers. He handles the defense of personal injury actions, international and national compliance laws, general representation for travel companies, resolution of lATA/ARC issues, contract drafting and risk avoidance management services. His cases come from around the globe, including Africa, South America, Europe and the Caribbean.
He is trusted by tour operators and insurance companies to handle claims across the country and around the world, particularly in claims arising from accidents or incidents. He regularly represents clients in liability litigation arising from these accidents.
With prior travel experience as a sales manager for Eastern and Continental Airlines, travel agent and tour guide, he publishes and lectures regularly on travel and tourism/hospitality law and is a member of numerous industry organizations.