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About the Committee

The Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee is charged with implementing the Diversity and Inclusion Policy of the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA). The Committee will adopt, monitor, and promote a diversity and inclusion plan to achieve a genuine, sustainable diverse, and inclusive environment within the CBA, throughout its membership, and the Connecticut legal community at large.

Committee Chair

Hon. Cecil J. Thomas

Hon. Tejas Bhatt
Connecticut Judicial Branch
1 Court Street
Middletown, CT 06457

Maggie Castinado

Office of the Public Defender
121 Elm St
New Haven, CT 06510

Ron Houde Jr.
Bartlett & Grippe LLC
143 Main Street
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 257-1157

If you are interested in joining this committee, contact Ashleigh Morelli at (860)612-2032 or amorelli@ctbar.org.

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