Published on August 1st, 2018 | by LedgerOnline0
Lauren Greenspoon elected to CT Bar Foundation’s Fellows Program
HARTFORD – Attorney Lauren R. Greenspoon of West Hartford was elected a 2018 Fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation (CBF) James W. Cooper Fellows Program, it was announced recently by the foundation’s president, Attorney Andrea Barton Reeves.
According to Reeves, the Fellows Program was established to honor leading members of the legal profession and the judiciary in Connecticut, to promote a better understanding of the legal profession and the judicial system, and to explore ways to improve the profession and the administration of justice in Connecticut. Fellows are nominated by their peers and are elected by the CBF Board of Directors. Sixty-eight Fellows were elected this year.
Greenspoon is law clerk to the Honorable Donna F. Martinez in Hartford. Previously, she worked at Travelers, Day Pitney LLP, and Cummings and Lockwood. She received a B.A. in French Language and Literature from the University of Pennsylvania in 1986, and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1989, the same year she was admitted to the Connecticut Bar. She is also admitted in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
She is a member of the Oliver Ellsworth Inn of Court (2003-present), was a Mock Trial Judge for the Connecticut and National High School Mock Trial Championships (2016-2017), and is a member of the West Hartford Women’s Chorale (2016-present).
She is a board member for A Better World, The Adoption Connection, Inc., Farmington, a former elector on the Board of Electors of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, and a former director of TheaterWorks, Inc., both in Hartford.
Greenspoon was honored at a reception at the New Haven Lawn Club on May 10, 2018.