Serving the People
January 9 marks the beginning of the regular session of the Connecticut General Assembly where thirteen Law School graduates will serve their local communities. Chris Murphy '02 has been sworn in to the US Senate and Joe Courtney '78 begins his fourth term in the US House of Representatives.
Graduates serving in the Connecticut Senate include:
Eric Coleman '77, 2nd Senate District
Martin Looney '85, 11th Senate District
Paul Doyle '90, 9th Senate District
John McKinney '94, 28th Senate District
Kevin Kelly '97, 21st Senate District
Graduates serving in the Connecticut House of Representatives include:
Elissa Wright '79, 41st Assembly District
Robert Godfrey '85, 110th Assembly District
Ed Jutila '85, 37th Assembly District
David Labriola '85, 131st Assembly District
Brendan Sharkey '89, 88th Assembly District
David J. Alexander '06, 58th Assembly District
Matthew Ritter '07, 1st Assembly District
Watch a video of US Senator Chris Murphy '02 being sworn in. Joining him for the ceremony is his wife, Cathy Holahan '00, and their sons.
Recent Homepage Highlights
Andraya Pulaski '13 clearly remembers the day she decided she wanted to be a lawyer. She was 10 and spent a day shadowing a friend’s father at his firm. Now she is on the verge of fulfilling that dream.
On May 21, Professor Richard A. Wilson will present "International Law of Speech Crimes" as part of a series of guest lectures at the International Criminal Court, The Netherlands.
On May 20, the Law School's Insurance Law Center will present a symposium on Lawyers Professional Liability. The event is being presented in cooperation with the Hartford Chapter of the Professional Liability Underwriting Society.
On May 17, Professor Richard Pomp will be a presenter at the 10th Annual New Mexico Tax Policy Conference in Albuquerque.
On May 15, Professor Darcy Kirk will be the luncheon speaker at the annual meeting of the New Jersey Law Librarians Association where she will update the group on the activities of the Association of American Law Libraries (AALL). Kirk currently serves as president of the AALL.
Professor Richard A. Wilson will deliver three talks in Oslo, Norway on May 14 and 15 including "Gangster's Paradise? Framing Crime in Sub-Saharan Africa" at the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo.