Skip to main content
Diane Woodfield Whitney

Diane Woodfield Whitney

Practice areas:

Litigation, Land Use & Zoning, Environmental and Natural Resources

Client reviews

Not yet reviewed

About Me

I currently serve on the Board of Journey Home and the University of Connecticut School of Law Foundation and am president of the Board of Greater Hartford Legal Aid.

More 

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Environmental and Natural Resources: 33%
  3. Land Use & Zoning: 33%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

No endorsements

Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!

Endorse this lawyer

Contact Info

90 State House Square
Hartford, CT, 061033702

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive198508/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Connecticut Super LawyerConnecticut Super Lawyers2010
Chambers USA ListingChambers USA2009
Connecticut Super LawyerConnecticut Super Lawyers2009
Chambers USA ListingChambers USA2008
Connecticut Super LawyerConnecticut Super Lawyers2008
Chambers USA ListingChambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business2007
Connecticut Super LawyerConnecticut Super Lawyers2007
Connecticut Super LawyersSuper Lawyers of Connecticut2006
J.D. with HonorsUniversity of Connecticut School of Law1985

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLEBOEUF LAMB GREENE & MACRAE LLP1994 - 2003
AttorneyPepe & Hazard1992 - 1994
Assistant Attorney GeneralConnecticut Attorney General's Office1988 - 1992

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ct. Trust for Historic PreservationMember2010 - Present
Connecticut Women's CouncilMember2010 - Present
National Association of Women LawyersMember2009 - Present
Connecticut Farm BureauMember2009 - Present
Society of Women Environmental ProfessionalsMember2008 - Present
Connecticut Association of Wetland ScientistsAssociate Member2008 - Present
Connecticut Bar FoundationJames W. Cooper Fellow2000 - Present
Hartford County Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
In Re Christopher A.N/A
Bard v. Reynolds Metals CompanyN/A
Mercurio v. Alcoa Inc.settled as to Alcoa Inc.

See all Legal Cases 

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
For The Defense (Defense Research Institute)Imperfect Solutions: Bankruptcy and Contaminated Property2010
BookCivil Complaints for Business Litigation; chapter on Real Estate and Environmental Litigation2010
Connecticut Law TribuneDanger du Jour: PCBs in Caulk2010
Fairfield County Business JournalEPA Proposes Tighter Standards on Lead Paint2009
Connecticut Law TribuneWith Polluted Property there are Few Clear Answers2009
Connecticut LawyerThe Emeritus Project: How to Sort of Retire while still practicing Interesting and Important Law2009
Connecticut Law TribuneA Financial Boost for Environmental Stewards2009
New England Real Estate JournalEnvironmental Justice Act puts new Demands on Business and Municipalities2009

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Connecticut School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Colgate UniversityEducationMAT1968
William Smith CollegeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1967