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James E. Coyne

Experienced and hardworking, James E. Coyne is a member of the law firm of Coyne, von Kühn, Brady & Fries, LLC. Since 1974, he has been trying cases involving medical and legal professional negligence, governmental and municipal liability, products liability, construction litigation and other personal injury litigation.

With his vast experience, Mr. Coyne provides clients with a solid defense in all types of personal injury litigation. His clients respect and admire his passion, dedication and determination.

Mr. Coyne was born in Norwalk, Connecticut. He and his wife reside in Trumbull, Connecticut where they raised their three children who now reside in Boston, Massachusetts, London, England and Wallingford, Connecticut.

When he is not at the office or in court, Mr. Coyne enjoys golfing, skiing and many other outdoor activities.

Practice areas


  • J.D., cum laude, Suffolk University, 1974
  • B.A., Tufts University, 1971

Admission details

  • Connecticut
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut


  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Greater Bridgeport Bar Association
  • Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association
  • Committee on Litigation Management (formerly known as the Council on Ethical Billing)

Awards and recognition

  • AV® Preeminent(TM) Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®
  • Top Lawyers in Connecticut
  • The Hartford’s Top Panel Counsel