Christine K. Lassen

Christine K. Lassen

Location:
New Haven, Connecticut
Phone:
203-936-7931
866-689-1248 (Toll Free)
Fax:
203-865-5345
Email:

Christine K. Lassen was raised and currently lives in Cheshire, Connecticut. Attorney Lassen received her undergraduate degree from Colby College and her law degree magna cum laude from Quinnipiac University.

At Quinnipiac, Ms. Lassen received the academic excellence award, the outstanding legal scholarship award, the excellence in clinical work award and the distinguished academic achievement award. Ms. Lassen was also a member and the Managing Editor of the Quinnipiac Law Review. In addition, she worked as a student intern at the Quinnipiac Civil Clinic and at New Haven Legal Assistance Association where she provided legal assistance to low income individuals. Ms. Lassen also clerked at the Waterbury Superior Court and served as a legal intern to The Honorable Janet Bond Arterton, U.S. District Court Judge, while obtaining her law degree.

Ms. Lassen is admitted to practice before all courts in the State of Connecticut as well as the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut.

Areas of Practice

  • General Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Workers' Compensation Law
  • Premises Liability
  • Civil Disputes
  • Social Security Disability

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2008
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2010

Education

  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, Hamden, Connecticut
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2008
    • Honors: Academic Excellence Award
    • Honors: Outstanding Legal Scholarship Award
    • Honors: Excellence in Clinical Work Award
    • Honors: Distinguished Academic Achievement Award
    • Law Review: Quinnipiac University School of Law, Managing Editor, 2007 - 2008
  • Colby College, Waterville, Maine
    • B.A. cum laude - 2004
    • Honors: Dean's List

Published Works

  • Victim Impact Videos: The New Wave in Capital Sentencing Hearings, Quinnipiac Law Review 26 QLR 1069, 2008

Past Employment Positions

  • Quinnipiac Civil Clinic, Student Intern
  • New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Student Intern
  • Waterbury Superior Court, Clerk
  • The Honorable Janet Bond Arterton, U.S. District Court Judge, Legal Intern