Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association is a non-profit professional association dedicated to creating and maintaining a more just society by preserving individual rights within the justice system.
We are a fellowship of over 1,300 of Connecticut's most accomplished and active lawyers who are interested in protecting plaintiffs' rights and becoming better trial lawyers. CTLA provides its members with continuing education, publications, trial skills workshops and networking opportunities that keep them current on the law.
THE TEN MOST WANTED: Keys to Admitting & Excluding Evidence
Friday, February 6, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Workers' Compensation: Revisiting the Connecticut Workers' Compensation Act
Friday, February 27, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Pick 'Em & Win: The Art and Science of Jury Selection
Friday, March 20, 9:00am - 1:00pm
AVOIDING SETTLEMENT HORROR STORIES
Friday, March 20, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
CTLA's Fall Membership Dinner took place on October 23 at the New Haven Lawn Club. The evening started with a cocktail reception sponsored by Creative Capital, followed by a dinner featuring five CTLA members who discussed the topic Recent Verdicts. They shared how they used social media, technology, creative tactics and interesting angles to achieve the verdicts they did.
On September 24th, the Women's Caucus was delighted to welcome Judge Christine Keller, Judge Maureen Murphy and Judge Hope Seeley to the Annual Fall Dinner.
While socializing with colleagues and enjoying cocktails and dinner overlooking the Connecticut shoreline at the lovely renovated Madison Beach Hotel, attendees were able to gain insight and perspective from three distinguished members of the bench. The panel shared their experiences, lessons learned, knowledge and wisdom.