about attorney ward

With over twenty years experience in the practice of law, Attorney Ward is admitted to the State Court Systems of Connecticut and Colorado and in the Federal Courts of Connecticut and New York.

biography

I am a solo-practitioner representing clients in a variety of administrative, civil and criminal matters, and appeals in state and federal courts.  My administrative practice consists of representing individuals before State agencies and the Statewide Grievance committee. My civil practice focuses on personal injury suits, civil rights actions, and commercial disputes. My criminal practice includes defense of all manner of crimes including homicides, assaults, domestic violence (for the victim and the offender), drug offenses, property crimes and DUI. My Appellate practice includes prosecuting and defending clients in civil, matrimonial and criminal matters in state and federal courts.

bar admissions

1992:  Connecticut

1992:  Colorado

1993:  United States District Court for the District of Connecticut

1995:  United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

1996:  United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

1998:  Second Circuit Court of Appeals

bar association memberships

I am currently a member of the American, Connecticut and Fairfield County Bar Associations.

education

JURIS DOCTOR

1989-1991

University of Bridgeport School of Law – Bridgeport, CT

  • Magna Cum Laude Graduate
  • Recipient, Distinguished Academic Achievement Award
  • Member, Law Review
  • Published Article – Michigan State Police v. Sitz, The Supreme Court Approves The Use of Drunk Driving Roadblocks, Bridgeport Law Review Vol. 12, No. 2 (1992).

B.A Psychology

1977-1981

Lake Forest College – Lake Forest,IL

  • Honors Graduate