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Celebrate with the Stars


About the Event

Join us for a night to remember as we celebrate with the stars of our legal community. This annual awards dinner is an evening filled with inspiration, where we honor each year’s impressive awardees, selected for their distinguished achievements as well as attorneys observing the 50th anniversary of their admission to practice in Connecticut.

The 2024 Celebrate with the Stars awards dinner will take place on April 3, 2024

Last Year's Awardees

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Tapping Reeve Legal Educator Award
Carolyn Wilkes Kaas
Quinnipiac University School of Law

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Citizen of the Law Award
Cheryl A. Sharp
Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities


Young Lawyers Section Vanguard Award
Jonathan E. Friedler
McElroy Deutsch Mulvaney & Carpenter LLP

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Rosendo Garza, Jr.
Day Pitney LLP


John L. Giulietti
John L. Giulietti - Attorney at Law

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Sylvia Ho
Law Offices of Sylvia Ho LLC

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Regen O'Malley
Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani LLP

Award Categories

Learn more about each award category, their criteria, and view lists of past recipients through the links below.

View Photos of Last Year's Event