UConn Law professors at commencement 2015
Faculty Notes
UConn Law In the Media

The awards, accomplishments, speaking engagements and news of the distinguished faculty at UConn School of Law: 

Richard Pomp to Moderate Panel Discussion
Apr 20, 2017 -

Professor Richard Pomp will moderate a panel discussion at the 2017 Audits & Appeals Seminar in Seattle on May 3, 2017. The panelists for the discussion, which is entitled All Rise for a Peek Behind the Bench, will feature state tax officials from Michigan, Illinois and Wisconsin.

Peter Kochenburger to Speak at NCCI's Annual Issues Symposium
Apr 20, 2017 -

Professor Peter Kochenburger will speak at the National Council on Compensation Insurance's Annual Issues Symposium on Thursday, May 18, 2017. The symposium is a three-day conference centered around the workers compensation system. Kochenburger will debate Robert P. Hartwig from the University of South Carolina in a program titled Key Issues Facing Workers Comp.

Dalié Jiménez Appointed to Consumer Bankruptcy Commission
Dalié Jiménez
Apr 20, 2017 -

Professor Dalié Jiménez has been appointed to the American Bankruptcy Institute's new Commission on Consumer Bankruptcy. The 15-member commission–which includes representatives of the financial services industry, consumer advocates, lawyers and law professors–will examine the consumer bankruptcy system and recommend improvements. Jiménez is an expert in commercial law, consumer financial protection, bankruptcy, credit, and debt collection markets. Much of her research focuses on the financial distress of American families.

Sara Bronin to Speak at Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators
Apr 19, 2017 -

Professor Sara Bronin will speak at the Third Annual Sustainability Conference of American Legal Educators on May 12, 2017 at Arizona State University's Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law in Phoenix. Bronin's speech is entitled Climate Action Planning in Hartford: A Case Study.

Richard Pomp to Speak at The J. Nelson Young Tax Institute
Apr 19, 2017 -

Professor Richard Pomp will speak at The J. Nelson Young Tax Institute, to be held April 27 and 28, 2017, in Chapel Hill, N.C. The Tax Institute is an annual conference that covers state and federal tax issues, with an emphasis on topics that are new to the field. Pomp will be featured on a panel entitled Major Cases and Trends in State and Local Taxation.

Richard Pomp to Speak at Tax Policy Conference
Apr 18, 2017 -

Professor Richard Pomp will speak at the New Mexico Tax Research Insititue Tax Policy Conference in Albuquerque on April 27-28, 2017.

Sara Bronin to Speak at Connecticut Bar Association
Apr 13, 2017 -

Professor Sara Bronin will deliver a talk to the Connecticut Bar Association Real Estate Section on April 20, 2017, in Wallingford, Connecticut. Bronin's talk is entitled Frontiers in Zoning & Real Estate Development: Hartford.

Susan Schmeiser Speaks on Leadership For Women Lawyers
Apr 11, 2017 -

Professor Susan Schmeiser spoke at a Connecticut Bar Association event entitled Pathways to Leadership for Women Lawyers on March 23, 2017. The event was hosted by the Women in Law section in association with the Young Lawyers section. Schmeiser focuses in the areas of family law, sexuality, gender and the law, health law, mental health law, criminal law, and torts.

Sara Bronin to Speak at Trinity College
Apr 10, 2017 -

Professor Sara Bronin will deliver a lecture entitled Professional Directions in Law & Architecture on Feb. 16, 2017, as a part of Trinity College's Master Class for Leadership Freshman Series.

Richard Pomp Speaks in New Orleans
Mar 21, 2017 -

Professor Richard Pomp spoke twice on March 21, 2017, at the ABA/IPT Advanced Tax Seminars in New Orleans. He debated Jordan M. Goodman of Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered in a discussion entitled Pomp vs. Goodman and again in the Annual Big Easy Brawl.