CBA News

  • Presidential Fellows Begin New Term

    Thursday, October 18, 2018

    The Connecticut Bar Association launched the Presidential Fellowship Program in 2015 to encourage the active involvement of young lawyers in the activities of CBA sections and to increase section membership diversity.
  • Lucas D. Strunk, Richard S. Bartlett, Event Chair Richard L. Aiken, Jr., and Erik S. Bartlett play in the 20th Annual Verrilli-Belkin Workers’ Compensation Charity Golf and Dinner Event. Photo taken Kenneth B. Katz. CBA Workers’ Compensation Section Hosts 20th Annual Golf Event

    Monday, October 15, 2018

    The Connecticut Bar Association’s (CBA) Workers’ Compensation Section held their 20th Annual Verrilli-Belkin Workers’ Compensation Charity Golf and Dinner Event. More than $200,000 has been raised, over the life of the tournament, for Connecticut Food Bank and Foodshare.
  • CBA Wins Best of Connecticut Law Tribune

    Thursday, August 30, 2018

    The results are in! The Connecticut Bar Association has been voted #1 CLE provider and #1 online CLE provider, as voted by Connecticut Law Tribune readers for the fourteenth annual "Best of" supplement.
  • LAW Camp campers outside of the Richard C. Lee United States Courthouse in New Haven. CBA Hosts LAW Camp for High School Students

    Wednesday, July 18, 2018

    The CBA hosted LAW Camp 2018 for high school students at law firms and courtrooms in New Haven during the week of July 9-13.
  • New Legislative Acts Effective July 2018

    Thursday, July 5, 2018

    Based on the past legislative session, new acts have become effective on July 1, 2018.
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Young Lawyer Section News

  • Members from the Save-A-Suit team accept the CBA YLS’ donation of professional attire. Young Lawyers Section Collects Professional Attire for Two Local Charities

    Thursday, June 28, 2018

    This spring the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA) Young Lawyers Section (YLS) organized a clothing drive of clean and excellent condition professional attire to benefit Save-A-Suit and Dress for Success Hartford. Countless pieces of professional attire were donated by CBA members at the CBA Law Center and law firms across the state.
  • Six Young Lawyers Win Section Awards

    Wednesday, May 30, 2018

    Six Young Lawyers Section (YLS) Executive Committee members received awards at the YLS Golf Tournament and Year-end Alumni Event on Wednesday, May 9, at Hawks Landing in Southington.
  • CBA at the Supreme Court of the United States

    Thursday, May 24, 2018

    On May 21, 33 CBA members were sworn into the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States.
  • Former US Attorney Deirdre M. Daly Receives 2018 Ladder Award

    Friday, April 6, 2018

    The CBA Women in the Law Section in association with the CBA Young Lawyers Section (YLS) Women in the Law Committee honored former US Attorney Deirdre M. Daly as the 2018 recipient of the Ladder Award at, “Pathways to Leadership for Women Lawyers,” held on March 28 at the Sheraton Hartford South in Rocky Hill.
  • (L to R) YLS Real Estate and Property Law Committee Chair  Patricia (Paty) Jimenez and YLS member Justin Durelli  with collected donations for the two organizations. Young Lawyers Section Collects Donations for Two Local Charities

    Monday, December 18, 2017

    At their annual holiday party, the Connecticut Bar Association (CBA) Young Lawyers Section (YLS) collected gift cards and in-kind donations for My Sisters’ Place and monetary donations for the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness’ be homeful project.