HON. JOSEPH W. KNOTT (1917-1989)
Born in Bridgeport, CT, September 4, 1947; admitted to the Connecticut Bar, 1974; U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1975; U.S. Supreme Court, 1982.
Education: Georgetown University Business School (B.S. in Finance, 1969); St. John’s University Law School (J.D., 1974). Councilman, Town of Stratford, 1979-1987.
Member: Connecticut Bar Association: Executive Committee Land Use Section, Real Property Section, Elder Law Section (1974-present); Greater Bridgeport Bar Association (1974-present): President (1994-1995), Executive Committee (1988-1995), Board of Directors (1988-1995),Nominating Committee (1988-1993), Real Property Committee and Elder Law Committee (1974-present); St. Thomas More Society (1988-present); Southwest Connecticut Agency on Aging (1997-2001): Board of Directors and Treasurer; State of Connecticut Superior Court Fact Finder/Arbitrator (1997-present).
Born in Derby, CT, October 17, 1971; admitted to the Connecticut Bar, 1996.
Education: Boston College (B.A. 1993) Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law (J.D., 1996).
Member: Connecticut Bar Association (1996-present); Greater Bridgeport Bar Association (1997-present): President (2011-2012), Executive Committee (2007-2012), Board of Directors (2005-2018), Real Property Committee, Foreclosure Committee and Budget Committee (1997-present), Nominating Committee (2007-2016), Litigation, Community Outreach Committee-Chairperson (2004-present); St. Thomas More Society (1997-present); State of Connecticut Superior Court Family Special Masters (2002-2015); State of Connecticut Superior Standing Committee on Recommendations for Admission to the Bar (2015-present); recipient of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association’s Distinguished Service Award 2018.