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J. Colin Heffernan

J. Colin Heffernan

Affiliate Partner / Hartford

Colin Heffernan is a partner in Heffernan Legal Group, which is an affiliate of FordHarrison LLP.

Since 2010 Colin has engaged in a diverse practice representing individuals and entities in Connecticut's trial and appellate courts.

Colin graduated magna cum laude from Tulane Law School in 2008. While at Tulane, he served as Editor in Chief of the Journal of Law and Sexuality, the nation’s only legal publication dedicated to examining the development of law relating to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered persons and the official legal publication of the National LGBT Bar Association. Colin also was a member of the Tulane Moot Court Board and was the recipient of the David L. Herman Legal Ethics Award. He was also awarded Honors in Trial Advocacy.

From August 2008 through January 2010, Colin served as a Legal Research clerk for the judges of the Connecticut Superior Court where he worked closely with judges creating draft decisions, researching legal issues and writing legal memoranda.

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