Hugh F. Keefe
Firm:
Lynch, Traub, Keefe and Errante A Professional Corporation
Phone:203-787-0275
Address: 52 Trumbull Street
New Haven, CT 6506

Membership: New Haven County (President, Young Lawyers Section, 1970-1971), Connecticut (Member, 1970— and Chairman, 1979-1982, Executive Committee on the Administration of Criminal Justice; Chairman: Special Committee on the Penal System, 1973-1974; Crimi
University: Quinnipiac College, B.S., Accounting, 1964, University of Connecticut, J.D., 1967
Admitted: 1967, Connecticut; 1968, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut; 1969, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 1971, U.S. Supreme Court; 1982, U.S. Tax Court
Biography: Phi Theta Kappa. George J. Sherman Scholar, University of Connecticut Law School, 1966-1967. Recipient: Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Connecticut School of Law, 1985; Distinguished Alumnus Award, Quinnipiac College, 1991; Honorary Doctor of Law Degree, Quinnipiac University School of Law, 2004; Connecticut Law Review Legal Scholarship Award, 2005; Law Review Award, University of Connecticut School of Law, 2005. Member, Board of Editors, Connecticut Law Tribune, 1986-2002. Instructor, Trial Practice, Yale Law School, 1979—. Town Counsel, Town of East Haven, 1971-1975; Advisory Board, Legal Studies Program, Quinnipiac College, 1974-1981; Connecticut Commission to Study Criminal Pre-Trial Programs, 1978-1980; Quinnipiac College Board of Trustees, 1994—. Trial Counsel, Town of East Haven, 1975—. Member, Board of Directors, 1968-1976 and President, 1975-1976, University of Connecticut Law School Alumni Association. Member: Connecticut Public Defender Commission, 1982-1990; Connecticut Judicial Selection Commission, 1986-1993, 2001-2004, 2006—; Chairman, 2002-2004, Advisory Group on Civil Justice Expense and Delay Reduction in Federal Courts. Special Master, U.S. District Court, 1982—. Attorney Trial Referee, Connecticut Superior Court, 1983—. Bencher, New Haven American Inns of Court, 1989-1994. Member, 1995-2000 and Chairman, 1997-2000, Connecticut Judicial Review Council. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association. Adjunct Professor, University of Connecticut School of Law, Criminal Procedure, 2010. Merit Selection Committee for the Appointment of the Connecticut Federal Public Defender, 2011.Bar Fellowship: American College of Trial Lawyers; American Bar Foundation; American Board of Criminal Lawyers. (Certified as a Civil and Criminal Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy)