Melissa A. Federico Joins Murtha Cullina LLP
October 23, 2012
Hartford, CT (October 23, 2012) – Melissa A. Federico (Middletown, CT resident) has joined Murtha Cullina LLP as an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. Ms. Federico will be practicing business litigation and insurance recovery.
“We are pleased to welcome Melissa to the Litigation Department,” said Hugh F. Murray, III, chair of Murtha Cullina’s Litigation Department. “She brings a breadth of legal experience that will certainly benefit the goals of our clients and the firm.”
Ms. Federico is a graduate of Stonehill College and received her J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law, where she was very active in the school’s Pro Bono program and received the Feinstein Institute for Legal Service Public Service Award for her work with the Rhode Island Commission for Human Rights. She is also a volunteer for Lawyers for Children America, a child advocacy organization protecting the rights of children who are victims of abuse, abandonment and neglect.
Ms. Federico is admitted to practice in Connecticut; U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut; and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. She is a member of the Connecticut Society for Healthcare Risk Management, the American Health Lawyers Association, the Connecticut Bar Association, and the American Bar Association.
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