About Us

Meet Attorney David J. Pazzaglia, Esq.

Dave grew up in Southeastern Connecticut and attended Saint Bernard High School. He received his bachelor’s degree at Salem State University graduating cum laude where he played NCAA Ice Hockey. He subsequently received his J.D. at the Massachusetts School of Law. After practicing at a Boston Based firm Dave came back to Southeastern Connecticut where he started Pazzaglia Law in Niantic, CT. He is licensed to practice law in all State and Federal Courts of Connecticut, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Court, Mohegan Gaming Disputes and Mohegan Tribal Court. Attorney Pazzaglia is a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers’ Association and Connecticut Bar Association. Attorney Pazzaglia was nominated as a 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021 Connecticut Rising Star by Super Lawyers, an award given to the top 2.5% of attorneys in Connecticut under the age of 40 in personal injury and workers compensation litigation. Attorney Pazzaglia was nominated as a 2018 Top Ten Attorney Under the Age of 40 in the State of Connecticut by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys. Attorney Pazzaglia was recently awarded as a 2019, 2020, & 2021 Top 40 Under 40 attorney by The National Trial Lawyers in the practice of personal injury litigation. He currently resides in Niantic, CT with his wife and daughter.

Meet Our Team

Attorney Albert L.J. Speziali – Of Counsel

Attorney Speziali represents injured individuals in all phases of personal injury litigation.  He has handled a multiple of cases ranging from car accidents, trucking accidents, dui accidents, dog bites, pedestrian accidents, fall downs, slip and fall, bus accidents and notably school cases involving complex governmental immunity cases as it relates to injured parties on school property.  He has successfully briefed and argued multiple cases in front of the State’s appellate and Supreme Court. 

Nathalie Heijkoop – Paralegal

Nathalie is the firms Personal Injury paralegal. Nathalie provides careful and compassionate support on many important cases and assists in handling case files,  preparing court pleadings and forms, ordering records, scheduling hearings as well as meeting and interacting regularly with the firm’s new and existing clients on their cases. She has prior injury litigation experience and speaks multiple languages.  She currently lives with her Husband Greg in Essex, Connecticut.

What Our Clients Say

“Attorney Pazzaglia is a personal injury attorney that I highly recommend!! He is very experienced in handling car accident cases. In all his cases, he is understanding and compassionate towards his clients regarding the trauma they have endured from the events that brought them to seek his help. I will recommend him to all my friends and family."
Kara Albaine
“David Pazzaglia is extremely smart and thorough and takes great care of his clients. His staff is knowledgeable and responsive and David takes the time to work through complex situations to get you the best results possible. His ability to navigate the difficult Insurance process is extremely helpful and beneficial."
Michael Whalen
Recent Case Results

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