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Amita Patel Rossetti

AMITA PATEL ROSSETTI

PERSONAL INJURY, WORKER’S COMPENSATION & WORK RELATED ACCIDENTS, PROFESSIONAL MALPRACTICE, LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW, BUSINESS & CONTRACTS DISPUTES

Amita received her undergraduate degrees from Penn State University and her law degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law.

Amita is primarily involved in civil and commercial litigation. While Amita has had experience with insurance defense, most of her current work involves representing the injured party. Her practice encompasses matters involving personal injury, worker’s compensation & work-related accidents, professional malpractice, labor & employment
law, and business & contracts disputes. She has litigated several personal injury matters successfully as well as various business and contract disputes. Amita has represented clients for matters involving sexual harassment, assault and discrimination both in and out of the work place. She has also assisted on numerous municipal issues including litigation, administrative hearings and municipal closings pursuant to state grant. Amita also has handled appeals in state court.

Amita has tried several bench and jury trials, as well as resolved numerous cases through alternative dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration. She began honing these skills first as an advocate at the law school level in the 2012-2013 ABA Labor and Employment competition, where she won the New York Regional Competition and finished as a finalist at the National Competition in Dallas, Texas. She continues to give back to the current legal advocates as a coach, judge and/or guest advocate.

Amita Patel Rossetti
Rated by Super Lawyers


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2019-Rising-Star
Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.  The annual selections are made using a process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.
  • Percent CT Super Lawyers Selected Annually
  • Not Selected

LITIGATION PERCENTAGE

100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
  • Amita has also handled multiple appellate issues

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Personal Injury
  • Business Law

EDUCATION

  • Quinnipiac University, School of Law, Hamden, Connecticut
    • Juris, Doctorate, cum laude 2013
    • Law Journal: Quinnipiac Health Law Journal, 2012 – 2013
    • Student Organization: Mock Trial, 2011-2013
  • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
    • B.A. magna cum laude
    • Honors: Dean’s List, 2007 – 2010
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Crime Law & Justice

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Connecticut, 2013
  • District Court of Connecticut, 2014

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Finalist in ABA Labor & Employment Mock Trial Competition, 2012 – 2013
  • Quinnipiac Health Law Journal-Executive Managing Editor, 2012 – 2013
  • Super Lawyer’s Rising Star 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member, 2013 – Present

Professional Discipline Section, Chair 2018 – 2020

  • CTLA (CT Trial Lawyer’s Association), Member, 2013 – Present

LANGUAGES

French

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