The Hartford County Bar Association

The HCBA is a voluntary not-for-profit association of lawyers and judges in Hartford County, dedicated to promoting public service and furthering the principles of law and justice.

Continuing Legal Education

Our mission is to develop and present high quality, cost-effective, and convenient continuing legal education for the Greater Hartford legal community.


Throughout the years, countless attorneys and judges have built the Association into an organization that has sustained viability and continuity of purpose or both its membership and the Hartford community.
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For 232 years the Hartford County Bar Association has created a connected membership whose shared purpose has been to advance the administration of justice while upholding and improving the professional standards of the legal profession.
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Hartford County Bar Foundation

Our efforts to help improve economic and social conditions throughout Hartford County include donations to organizations dedicated to assisting the poor, disabled and homeless.
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Latest News

Hartford County Bar Association Launches Oral History Project

The Hartford County Bar Association (HCBA) has created an “Oral History” of distinguished trial lawyers who practiced law in Hartford, when colorful trials at 95 Washington Street were a frequent occurrence.   This Oral History Project, under the direction of HCBA Past President, Mark A. Rosenblum, was spearheaded by Judges Marshall Berger and Susan Peck, along…

Hartford County Closing Customs Posted

The January 13, 2009 copy of the updated Hartford County closing customs
prepared by the Closing Customs Subcommittee of the Real Property/Transactions Committee of the HCBA…….

Hon. Anne C. Dranginis (Ret.) Elected as HCBA President

Hon. Anne C. Dranginis (Ret.) of Litchfield, Connecticut, an attorney in the Hartford office of Pullman & Comley LLC was elected President of the Hartford County Bar Association at its Annual Meeting at The Bond Ballroom on May 10, 2016…….

Call for New Mentoring Volunteers

The Hartford County Bar Association can take great pride in being a leader in creating and administering a volunteer Mentoring Program. Over the past four years we have matched numerous new members of the Bar with experienced practitioners, for the purpose of helping to develop professionalism and civility in our newest members…..