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.

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Robert E. Kaelin Elected as HCBA President

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Attorney Robert E. Kaelin of Glastonbury, Connecticut, an attorney in the Hartford office of Murtha Cullina LLP, was elected President of the Hartford County Bar Association at its Annual Meeting at The Bond Ballroom on May 16, 2017.
Biography here

In addition to the election of President Kaelin, the following Officers were elected: Michael Menapace, President Elect; Patrick Tomasiewicz, Treasurer; Thomas J. Rechen, Secretary and Hon. Anne C. Dranginis, Past President.

The following awards were presented:
The 2017 Judge Maxwell Heiman Memorial Award-Presented to Attorney Meghan M. Sweeney, Pullman & Comley, LLC
The 2017 John M. Bailey Award for Public Service– Presented to Attorney Melissa A. Farley,  Executive Director of External Affairs, Connecticut Judicial Branch
The 2017 Hartford County Bar Association President’s Award for Excellence-Presented to Attorney Sharon L. Pope, Of Counsel, Czepiga Daly Pope LLC

The Hartford County Bar Association is a voluntary not-for-profit association of lawyers and judges in Hartford County, dedicated to promoting public service and advancing the principles of law and justice through its more than 2000 members. The Hartford County Bar Association, established in 1783, is reputed to be the oldest continuously operated Bar Association in the country.
Author: Jeanette Bonee