logo_309346_webThe Waterbury Bar Association is a non-profit organization. Members are Attorneys admitted to practice law in Connecticut with offices in Waterbury and surrounding towns.

If you wish to contact the Association please click on the contact button above.

The Waterbury Bar Association is not a lawyer referral service. If you need an attorney, please obtain a referral, check local listings (e.g. yellow pages) or call the New Haven County Lawyer Referral Service at 203-562-5750.

If you would like to join the Waterbury Bar Association, click here for an application (2017-2018 Membership Application – Rev PDF) or apply via the webpage, by clicking on “Membership Application” on the tool bar, above.

If you would like to contribute or learn more about our memorial scholarship fund please click here.


Raising the Bar: A Bench-Bar Symposium on Professionalism

The Connecticut Bar Association, in collaboration with the Waterbury Bar Association, State of Connecticut Judicial Branch and the Litchfield County Bar Association, is presenting a Bench-Bar Symposium on Professionalism.

Details concerning the Symposium are set forth at the following link:

2017 Bench-Bar Symposium Brochure


HELP OUR HEROES – A Collection for Waterbury Veterans In Need

October 25, 2017 – November 16, 2017 – Please donate one or more items from the list contained in the flyer below to help Waterbury Veterans in need this holiday season. Pick-ups will be at the locations set forth in the flyer below.



Scholarship Applications Due October 2, 2017

This year, our annual Golf Outing and Dinner will take place on October 11, 2017 at the Waterbury Country Club. As in years past, we will award the following scholarships at the Dinner:

  • Paralegal/Legal Assistant: $500
  •  Law Students:
    • $1,500.00 ~ Waterbury Bar Association Scholarship
    • $1,000.00 ~ Bar President’s Scholarship
    • $1,000.00 ~ Edward Traurig Scholarship

For more information, please click on the following Notices and Applications:

WBA Law Student Application 2017

WBA Paralegal Application-2017

The completed application, together with the required documentation should be mailed to:

Attorney Gina M. Petrokaitis, 678 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708

All applications and accompanying materials must be postmarked no later than October 2, 2017Entries submitted after that date will not be considered. Presentation of the awards will take place at the Outing on October 11, 2017.  The scholarship winner is encouraged to attend!

 ~ Prior Events ~

~ Annual Meeting and Outing 10.11.2017 ~

Waterbury (October 11,2017) — On October 11,2017, the Waterbury Bar Association held its Annual Golf Outing and Meeting at the Waterbury Country Club.  WBA members including attorneys, judges, and paralegals from the area enjoyed a day of golf, cocktail reception and dinner prior to holding our annual meeting.  The following attorneys and judges were honored for practicing law for more than 40 years, receiving certificates signed by Supreme Court Chief Justice Chase T. Rogers: David Sfara. Attorney David Skuret was honored for practicing for more than 50 years.

Attorney Frank T. Healy, Jr., was awarded the 2017 Waterbury Bar Association Lifetime Achievement Award for his integrity, enthusiasm, many years of service to those in need and incredible dedication to the Waterbury Community.

See photos below:


We will be publishing our next newsletter soon! We would like to include articles by you, our members. Have an announcement about your firm? Know of a pressing legal issue? Send in your proposed submission…about a legal issue, showcasing an attorney’s hobby, announcement or something funny about the practice of law! Each newsletter will also include a “Member Spotlight”…have someone in mind?  Email Isa Squicciarini: isquicciarini@carmodylaw.com.

Prior Newsletters: 


Our Winter newsletter: WBA Winter PDF (3)

Our Fall newsletter: WBA Fall Newsletter (final) (W2312832x7A1B8)


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