Attorney James A. Hall, IV


Attorney James Alexander Hall, IV, is an experienced trial and personal injury attorney licensed in Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Connecticut Federal District Court as well as injured workers in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Mohegan Tribal and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Courts.  Practicing law since 1997, Attorney Hall began interning for the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office during his last year of law school at New York Law.  Since then, he has made his clients millions of dollars, including those injured in auto accidents, slip and falls, work related injuries, discrimination and harassment cases.

Attorney James Alexander Hall IV

“I pride myself in listening to my clients and truly understanding their needs.  When I have the opportunity to make the extra call or fight just a bit harder to get the best result, I will not hesitate.  Truly helping those who are injured or abused is my way of making a real difference in the world, one hard fought result at the time.  If you need help, or just need answers about your case, I welcome your call.  Tell my paralegals that you want to speak with me directly and I will do my best to answer your initial questions, confidentially and at no cost for my initial answers.”

James Hall was born in Baltimore, Maryland, and attended Tabor Academy in Massachusetts and then the University of Colorado at Boulder where he received his BA degree.  In 1997, he obtained his Juris Doctorate from New York Law School.  He earned licenses to practice law in all Connecticut State Courts (1997), Federal Court, District of Connecticut (2000), and all Rhode Island State Courts (2004).  In addition, he actively helps injured workers with compensation claims in the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Court, Mohegan Tribal Court and the State of Connecticut/Rhode Island Worker’s Compensation Commissions.


24/7 TEXT: 860-961-7100

Office: (401) 596-4401

Heather L. Pierce – Paralegal


Ms. Pierce has over 25 years in the legal field specializing in workers compensation and personal injury.   We have enjoyed her sunny personality for over 7 years as a paralegal and like many of our clients sincerely appreciate her talents.  Heather is a former professional baker and accomplished woodworker with a killer “SHE rage”.    She is proud mom to two children.  

We credit our customer service awards to the many talents of Heather and our team. 

” Dear Heather,  I am so thankful for all the work you’ve done to help me of.  I’m filled with gratitude for you unwavering patience, your time and your brilliance.  You are truly and incredible person, and I hope to stay in touch.  Cheers to you!  The greatest thanks from my heart to yours. “(A) 


-Business Analyst and web designer

Nathan Sperl – Web Designer – Assistant Paralegal 

Nathan is an accomplished musician and an  honors graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a major in Political Science.  Utilizing his knowledge of marketing and web design, Nathan assisted in our site creation and helps keeps the website running smoothly. 

In addition he assists with legal research projects and trial presentation materials. 

Check out his truly amazing  music  album –


Nate Sperl on Spotify 

Darcilyn A. Stack Hall

Senior Business Consultant & Jury Adviser

A respected health care industry leader, Darcilyn brings over two decades of health care experience and insurance industry knowledge to this position. Prior to joining Hall Law Associates, Darcilyn served in several executive roles  leading sales, marketing ,  health care data analytics  and new business development, national accounts for leading health care companies including  United Health Group,  Magellan Health and others. 

Throughout her career, Ms, Stack has been a top producer  and  earned numerous awards for exceptional new business development efforts for Fortune 100 employers, health plans and multi-line insurance companies.  

Darcilyn attended Nichols College where she was class president and editor in chief of Nichol’s college newspaper, The Bison.  She graduated from the University of Connecticut, with a  BS in Business and Marking and studied at University of Connecticut’s Health Center in pursuit of Masters in Public Health (MPH)program.  She is Six Sigma , Black Belt Certified.

Originally brought to Hall Law as a consultant in 2011 she was so impressed with James Hall  and the restorative model of law he  advocates for clients that she married him.:-) 

 “It is powerful and abundantly rewarding to consistently be on the right side of the fight advocating on behalf of our clients to make them whole and get their lives back.”

Catherine E. Graney



Catherine E. Graney – Paralegal

25+ Years Legal Experience

Mrs. Graney has over 25 years of legal experience has been part of the Hall Law team for almost 20 years. In addition to her broad general knowledge of the law she is also very adept at Connecticut workers compensation and been attending Workers’ Comp. hearings for over 14 years. Mrs. Graney was born and raised in New London, is a mother of two and recent proud grandmother . She currently works remotely.

She enjoys baking (we are blessed ’cause she shares!) and is an accomplished florist and loves ocean life.

When we win awards for our customer service Cathy is one of the reasons why. …

” My wife and I would like to say thank you to you Cathy for your tireless hours of working with us to help us make doctors appointments possible. Many many thinks . You’re so good at your job. Thank you!” (J&B)