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Languages spoken: French, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 30%
    4 years
  2. Litigation: 30%
    4 years
  3. Real Estate: 25%
    4 years
  4. Criminal Defense: 10%
    4 years
  5. Land Use & Zoning: 5%
    4 years

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Eric. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
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  • Cheryl Rivera Smith

    Mr. Hard and I practice in some of the same areas of law. I have had the privilege of reviewing many of her responses and comments to questions posted on Avvo. His answers and comments reflect a deep understanding of the law and have provided helpful information. I endorse this lawyer.


    Cheryl Smith Real estate Attorney
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Contact info

81 South Main Street
West Hartford, CT, 06107


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerCohen Burns Hard & Paul1989 - Present
AssociateNewman & Newell1988 - 1989
LobbyistPublic Citizen's Congress Watch1987 - 1988
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Columbia UniversityJournalismM.S.1987
University of Michigan Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Vassar CollegeEnglish / Poli. Sci.BA - Bachelor of Arts1982