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William P Yelenak

William P Yelenak

Practice areas:

Litigation, Appeals, Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 20%
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
  4. Appeals: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%

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Contact Info

Moore, O'Brien, Yelenak & Foti

700 W Johnson Avenue
Suite 207
Cheshire, CT, 06410-1197



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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerConnecticut Super Lawyers2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Super LayerNew England Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerConnecticut Magazine2011
Super LawyerConnecticut Magazine2010
Super LawyerLaw and Politics Magazine2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent Rating - Highest Rating (5 out of 5)Martindale-Hubbell2009
Super Lawyer -- New EnglandLaw & Politics Magazine2009
James W. Cooper Life FellowConnecticut Bar Foundation2006
MemberAmerican Board of Trial Advocates2000
AV Rated- Highest Rating for Legal Ability and EthicsMartindale-Hubbell1998

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerMoore, O'Brien, Yelenak & Foti1997 - Present
PartnerCarmody & Torrance LLP1986 - 1997
AssociateCarmody & Torrance1980 - 1985

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Connecticut Bar FoundationFellowN/A
Judicial Branch, Civil CommissionMemberN/A
United States District Court of ConnecticutSpecial MasterN/A
Connecticut Bar Association, Legal Technology CommitteeFormer ChairN/A
Connecticut Bar Association, Web Site Advisory CommitteeFormer ChairN/A
Connecticut Bar AssociationPast SecretaryN/A
Connecticut Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Judicial Branch Law Library CommitteeMemberN/A

Publication NameTitleDate
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationPreparing the Case for Trial2001
The Internet for Lawyers -- Co-AuthorThe Internet for Lawyers2000
Connecticut LawyerCatching the Bus -- Leading Technology1996
Media & The Law HandbookLegal and Law Related Information on the InternetN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Trinity CollegeEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1975

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Trial Demonstation Low Impact CasesTrial Skills2006
CTLA Damages SeminarTrial Techniques with Proven Success2005
ABOTA -- Masters in TrialTrial Demonstration -- Closing Argument2002
Nuts and Bolts; Litigation/Trial LawyerTrial Practice Skills2001
Legal Support Staff SeminarLitigation Support1998
Closing Argument - Connecticut Bar AssociationTrial AdvocacyN/A