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.

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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 (WBA Application 2015) , or apply via the webpage, by clicking on “Membership Application” on the tool bar, above.

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  • Keep an eye on your mailbox…invites to the Judges’ Reception and our Annual Letter will be arriving soon!
  • Congratulations to new WBA Board Member, Venoal Fountain:


Venoal M. Fountain, Jr. is an associate attorney with the firm of Hirsch & Levy, LLC. Attorney Fountain graduated from Sacred Heart University with a degree in Business Administration and an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies. He earned a J.D. from the University of Massachusetts School of Law – Dartmouth and is a member of the Greater Bridgeport and Waterbury Bar Associations. Governor Dannel P. Malloy previously appointed Attorney Fountain as a member of the CACHM, Connecticut Advisory Council on Housing Matters.

  • Congratulations to WBA Board member, Don McPartland who recently received the Waterbury Regional Chamber Leadership Award. Please see the wonderful article in the Courant for more details!

Don McPartland



September 10: “Summer Isn’t Over Yet” Happy Hour

Hosted by Young Lawyers and Paralegal Committee

September 10 at Signatures Restaurant ~ 5-7 pm

Join us on the deck for the Waterbury Bar Association’s Young Lawyers and Paralegal
“Summer Isn’t Over Yet” Happy Hour.  Complimentary appetizers with $1 off drink specials.  All Judges, court staff, attorneys (young or not so young), and paralegals (members and non-members)  are welcome.  Invite your friends and colleagues!
RSVP by September 8th to
Jackie Matos: jm@polinsky-law.com

June 9, 2015: Annual Golf Outing and Meeting

Waterbury (June 26, 2015) — On June 9, 2015, 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.  Scholarships were awarded to the following students from Waterbury and Wolcott: Ashley Membrino of UCONN Law (WBA Scholarship $1500); John J. Lane of George Mason University School of Law (Bar President’s Scholarship $1000); Micah Vitale of Western New England University School of Law (Edward Traurig Scholarship $1000); Lauren Barone of UCONN Law (Edward Traurig Scholarship $1000); and Stuart Epstein of Naugatuck Valley Community College (Paralegal Student Scholarship $500). In addition, 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: Gary L. Broder, Ed Duffy, Jr., Judge Cara Eschuk, Gregory G. St. John, William F. Tynan, and Judge Thomas F. Upson. Judge Lloyd Cutsumpas was honored for practicing for more than 50 years and Attorney John A. DelBuono was honored for practicing for more than 60 years.  See picture attached: Honorees Edward Duffy, Jr., Judge Cara Eschuk and John A. DelBuono.

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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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