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.

HCBA Bench Bar Committee presents Behind the Robe

  • 05:30 PM
  • Town & County Club, 22 Woodland St, Hartford
  • 860-525-8106
This special evening provides a unique opportunity for attorneys from any area of practice to meet the presiding judges from the complex litigation, criminal, civil, family, housing and juvenile courts in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Judges will be paired up with smaller groups of attorneys based upon practice area to allow for face-to-face conversation between the bench and bar. Bring your own questions, make new connections, and be part of the evening’s great conversations.


Hon. Holly Abery-Wetstone, P.J., Family, New Britain J.D
Hon. Laura F. Baldini, Criminal, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Marshall K. Berger, Judge Trial Referee, P.J., Land Use Docket, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Susan A. Connors, Family, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Michael R.Dannehy, Juvenile, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Maureen M. Keegan, P.J., Criminal, New Britain J.D.
Hon. Jason M. Lobo, Community Court, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Kathleen E. McNamara, P.J., Criminal, Manchester J.D
Hon. Lisa K. Morgan, A.J., New Britain J.D.
Hon. Thomas G. Moukawsher, Complex Litigation Docket, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Stuart D. Rosen, P.J., Criminal, Enfield J.D.
Hon. Carl J. Schuman, Complex Litigation Docket, Hartford J.D.
Hon. Rupal Shah, Housing Court, Hartford J.D.
Hon. David M. Sheridan, A.J., Hartford J.D.
Hon. Omar A. Williams,  Criminal, Hartford J.D.
These judges have been invited, but due to previous commitments and scheduling conflicts they may not all be in attendance.
Register here
Price: $52 HCBA Member/2019 New Admittee $72 Non Member
(includes buffet dinner and parking)