The Hartford County Bar Association's Civil Litigation Committee presents



Registration & breakfast at 8:45 a.m.

Thursday January 17, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM 
Thursday January 24, 2019 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM 
Thursday January 31, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM 
Three consecutive Thursdays

This program qualifies for 4.5 hours (.5 Ethics) of CT & NY CLE Credits



HCBA Conference Center 
100 Pearl Street
2nd floor (East Tower)
Hartford, CT 06103

Driving Directions 


Jeanette Bonee 
Hartford County Bar Association 

CLE Introduction to Connecticut Civil Practice Series 

This three part Annual CLE program will provide an introduction to civil trial preparation in Connecticut, from taking the case to final trial preparation, and the many important procedures in between. You will learn not only the rules, but also practical strategies and techniques to handle basic civil litigation in Connecticut.

Thursday, January 17: Written Discovery
Melissa A. Cordima, Travelers
Kristen L. Zaehringer, Murtha Cullina LLP

Thursday, January 24: Depositions
Kevin J. McEleney, Updike Kelly & Spellacy, P.C
Jonathan A. Kocienda, Danaher Lagnese, P.C. 

Thursday, January 31: Courthouse Practice and Procedure
John L. Laudati, Murphy, Laudati, Kiel, Buttler & Rattigan, P.C.
Patrick Tomasiewicz, Fazzano & Tomasiewicz, LLC 

Neither the Connecticut Judicial Branch nor the Commission on Minimum Continuing Legal Education approve or accredit CLE providers or activities.  It is the opinion of this provider that this activity  qualifies for up to 4.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement in Connecticut, including .5 hour(s) of ethics/professionalism.  

This Continuing Legal Education program is appropriate for both newly-admitted and experienced attorneys and has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 4.5 credit hours (1.5 per session), applicable to the Areas of Professional Practice requirement. CLE Certificates of Accreditation will be issued upon request. Please contact the HCBA office if you would like to receive a certificate.The HCBA offers adjusted CLE seminar registration fees for HCBA members who require financial assistance. Discounts will be granted on an individual, case by case basis. Please contact Jeanette Bonee at 860-525-8106 for a confidential discussion.