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Andrew Garza

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Car Accidents, Criminal Defense, Family

Andrew Garza

About Me

The Law Offices of Andrew P. Garza is a full-service Connecticut law firm with offices in Hartford and Glastonbury, Connecticut. While our offices are centrally located in Hartford County, we are committed to providing quality legal representation to all of Connecticut’s residents. Attorney Garza is also licensed to practice in Massachusetts, and accepts clients outside of Connecticut on a case-by-case basis.


 


Our practice is primarily devoted to personal injury, workers' compensation, criminal defense,  and family law  matters, though we are committed to meeting all of your legal needs.


 


Our firm is dedicated to providing stellar legal representation at competitive rates. We pride ourselves on excellent communication with our clients, and strongly believe in giving back to the surrounding community. Call today for a free case review!

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Languages Spoken: French, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2012

  1. Car Accidents: 25%
  2. Workers Compensation: 25%
  3. Personal Injury: 25%
  4. Criminal Defense: 15%
  5. Family: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-33%), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • Hailey Gallant

    I have known Andrew Garza professionally and personally for several years. Andrew is thoughtful and thorough in his analyses and is an exceptional researcher who works diligently for his clients. As a lawyer who is never afraid to think "outside the box", Andrew is an exceptional advocate and a valuable asset to any legal team.

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  • Patrick Joseph Heffernan

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    Patrick Heffernan Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact Info

Law Offices of Andrew P. Garza, L.L.C.

2837 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT, 06033

Law Offices of Andrew P. Garza, L.L.C.

40 Russ Street
Hartford, CT, 06106

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive201204/17/2015
CTActive201205/15/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Nation's Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top 10 Under 40National Academy Of Personal Injury Attorneys2014
Top 10 Under 40National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
2014 Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2014
Nominee, "10 Best" for the State of ConnecticutAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2014
Nominee, "10 Best" for the State of ConnecticutAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2014
2013 Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2013
Public Service Honor RollNew England School of Law2012
New England ScholarNew England School of Law2012
Excellence for the Future Award: Advanced Criminal ProcedureCALI2011
Excellence for the Future Award: Criminal AdvocacyCALI2011
Excellence for the Future Award: Sentencing LawCALI2011
Charles Hamilton Houston Honor Society InducteeNew England School of Law2011
New England Scholar AwardNew England School of Law2011
Public Interest Grant RecipientNESL Public Interest Law Association2011
New England Scholar AwardNew England School of Law2010
Excellence for the Future Award: EthicsCALI2010
Excellence for the Future Award: Criminal LawCALI2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateBoyle, Shaughnessy & Campo, P.C.2013 - 2013
Owner/AttorneyLaw Offices of Andrew P. Garza, L.L.C.2013 - Present
Judicial Law ClerkConnecticut Judicial Branch2012 - 2013
Legal InternAttorney General Of Massachusetts, Cybercrime Division2011 - 2011
Legal InternMassachusetts Superior Court2011 - 2011
Research Assistant to Professor EldredNew England School of Law2011 - 2012
Student ProsecutorSuffolk County District Attorney's Office2011 - 2012
Appellate Student ProsecutorSuffolk County District Attorney's Office2011 - 2012
Law ClerkLaw Office of Calvin J. Heinle2010 - 2010
Law ClerkLaw Office of Tyson R. Ence2010 - 2010
Law ClerkNew England Innocence Project2010 - 2011
Legal InternState of Connecticut Office of the Public Defender2008 - 2009

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Hartford County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Oliver Ellsworth American Inn of CourtBarrister2014 - Present
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Oliver Ellsworth American Inn of CourtPupil2013 - 2014
Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Statewide Legal Services of ConnecticutDivorce/Custody Clinic, Pro Bono Attorney2013 - Present
Nutmeg Big Brothers Big SistersBig Brother2012 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor, cum laude2012
University of ConnecticutPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2009

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Nursing In-ServicePractical Nursing Tips: Navigating the Malpractice Minefield2013