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Attorney Profiles

Francis J. Grady 
Waterbury, Connecticut

Managing Partner
phone 203-575-1131
fax 203-754-1675
email Email Me

 

Areas of Practice:

35% Workers Compensation
15% Plaintiff Negligence Litigation
15% Financial Institutions/Credit Unions Consulting
10% Wills, Trusts, Probate
10% Retirement
10% Business Litigation
5% Social Security Appeals

Litigation Percentage:

80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

Connecticut, 1969
U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1969
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1970
U.S. Supreme Court, 1992
U.S. Tax Court

Education:

Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1969
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, 1966
B.A., Bachelor of Arts
Major:  History

Representative Cases:

Poole v. City of Wbry., 266 Conn. 68 (2003) (   )

Charette v. Waterbury, 80 Conn. App. 232 (2003) Cert denied, 267 Conn. 91 (   )

References:

Michael J. McCormack, Jr., V.P., UBS Paine Webber, 195 Church St., New Haven, CT 06510
Timothy Bergstrom, Webster Bank, Webster Plaza, Waterbury, CT 06702

Classes/Seminars Taught:

Connecticut Credit Union League, Guest Lecturer
Individual Credit Unions throughout the state of Connecticut

Honors and Awards:

Senior Editor, Suffolk Law School Law Review, 1968 - 1969
Boss of the Year, Waterbury Legal Secretaries Association, 1990
Distinguished Connecticut Citizen Award, 1993
Alumni Varsity Club Award, Sacred Heart High School, 1984
Marcia Galvin Brayton Alumni Service Award, Sacred Heart High School, 1998

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Waterbury Bar Association, 1971 - 1972
Past President, Vice President, Director
Connecticut Bar Association, 1974 - Present
Member
Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, 1974 - Present
Member
Naugatuck Valley Development Corp., 1983 - 2003
President/Director
Middlebury Lions Club, 1983 - 2003
President/Director
Sacred Heart High School, 1995 - 2000
Director/President
UCONN Community Advisory Board, 1990 - Present
Chairman/Member
Middlebury Democratic Town Committee, 1993 - 1998
Member
Justice of Peace, Waterbury/Middlebury, 1974 - Present

Past Employment Positions:

Waterbury Legal Aid, Law Clerk & Attorney, 1968 - 1971
Connecticut Juvenile Court, Public Defender/Court Advocate/Prosecutor, 1971 - 1979
Waterbury Housing Authority, Counsel, 1971 - 1975
Brass Center Limited, Counsel, 1994 - 2004

Pro Bono Activities:

Connecticut Pro Bono Network, Referral Attorney
Waterbury Legal Services, Referral Attorney

Ancillary Businesses:

Disability Retirement Counseling

Fraternities/Sororities:

Phi Alpha Delta