Attorney Scott R. McCarthy is a seasoned litigator, who has won numerous jury trials. Attorney McCarthy is at home in the courtroom. When necessary, Attorney McCarthy is not hesitant to bring a matter to trial. Additionally, should a case be tried and the verdict contested, Attorney McCarthy is a practiced Appellate Attorney. He has successfully argued cases before the Worker’s Compensation Board of Review; Connecticut Appellate Court; and Connecticut Supreme Court. Regardless of the trajectory of a case, Attorney McCarthy is capable of litigating the matter to its ultimate conclusion.

Attorney Scott McCarthy, practicing law for 30 years, graduated cum laude from Villanova University in 1988 and from Boston College School of Law in 1991. Attorney McCarthy has advocated for individuals with legal issues primarily in the areas of Workers’ Compensation, Personal Injury and Criminal Law

Most cases, however, resolve short of trial. Attorney McCarthy practices with a “prepare for the worst, and hope for the best” mentality. From intake, cases are prepared for trial enabling Attorney McCarthy to negotiate from a position of strength.

Attorney McCarthy and his wife Ann, who is an Assistant Attorney General – State of Connecticut, reside in Litchfield County, where they have raised their three children. As a neighbor, Attorney McCarthy is invested in his clients’ cases. He and his support staff pride themselves on being strong advocates yet friendly and accessible.

Attorney McCarthy can be reached at 860-799-7333 EXT 102 or

Admitted to Bar:

  • 1991 – Connecticut
  • 1993 – U.S. District Court, District of Columbia


  • Boston College (J.D., 1991)
  • Villanova University (B.S., cum laude, 1988)


  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Litchfield County Bar Association
  • New Milford Bar Association