Bob Yass is a Lecturer at the University of Connecticut School of Law teaching the course Insurance and Discrimination.
His career as an attorney was spent largely at The Hartford where he was a Property and Casualty attorney and a Government Affairs executive retiring in 2018 as Vice President and Associate General Counsel.
He chaired several regional government affairs committees of the American Insurance Association (now the American Property Casualty Insurance Association) and also chaired the Insurance Research Council Advisory Board. Locally Bob is a director of the Jewish Community Foundation and a past director of the Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford and the Northside Institutions Neighborhood Alliance.
BA, Binghamton University, Political Science
J.D. New York Law School: Magna Cum Laude: Member of Law Review
LL.M., Human Rights and Social Justice, University of Connecticut School of Law