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Associate - Jaime A. Welsh

Jaime A. Welsh

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Jaime Welsh is an Associate in the firm’s Business Litigation Practice Group. Her practice focuses on the representation of clients in complex commercial litigation, as well as in bankruptcy cases and insolvency proceedings.

Jaime represents clients in product liability, antitrust, and personal injury actions, in both state and federal court. She has been a trial team member in multiple cases tried to a jury verdict, including three recent defense verdicts for one of the firm’s pharmaceutical clients. In her litigation practice, her clients include national and multinational companies in the agricultural, commercial printing, pharmaceutical, medical device, and health care industries.

In her bankruptcy and creditors’ rights practice, Jaime represents creditors in all aspects of bankruptcy proceedings, including motion practice, negotiation of plans and disclosure statements, the filing of claims, and the defense of fraudulent transfer and preference claims. Her bankruptcy and creditors’ rights clients include financial institutions, insurance companies, and trade creditors.

Jaime also maintains an active pro bono practice through firm partnerships with Lawyers for Children America, the ACLU, and the Center for Children’s Advocacy.

Jaime graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Law with Honors, where she served as an Associate Editor of the Connecticut Law Review.

Distinctions

  • Connecticut Law Review, Associate Editor
  • Listed as a Connecticut Super Lawyer Rising Star®: Personal Injury - Products: Defense (2019-2020)
  • Listed in Best Lawyers Ones to Watch®: Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (2021)
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Awards: Contracts; Intellectual Property; Law and Public Health; Lawyering Process
  • Thomson Reuters Award for Health Law
  • Dean's Scholar
  • Richard E. and Mary Ellen Thibodeau Scholarship

Teaching Positions

  • Eastern Connecticut State University: Adjunct Professor, Health Law

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Hartford County Bar Association
  • American Bankruptcy Institute

Community Involvement

  • Windsor Volunteer Ambulance
  • Fred D. Wish School Volunteer Tutor Program
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Education

  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2015, with Honors; Graduate Certificate in Human Rights
  • University of Connecticut, B.A., 2011, cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of CT
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of NY
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