Michael C. Jainchill

RisCassi & Davis, PC


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Michael C. Jainchill was admitted to the Connecticut bar in 1978 and is also admitted to practice before the Federal District Court in the District of Connecticut. He was educated at the University of Connecticut (B.A., cum laude, 1975) and received his law degree, with honors, from the University of Connecticut in 1978. Mr. Jainchill is a member of the Pi Sigma Alpha fraternity, and the Hartford County, Connecticut, and American Bar Associations. He is a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, serving on the Board of Governors and on its Legislative Committee. He is also Associate Editor of The Forum, the legal publication of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association. He was elected a member of the House of Delegates of the Connecticut Bar Association (1986-1992) and belongs to The Association of Trial Lawyers of America and the American Board of Trial Advocates. He also received a gubernatorial appointment to serve as Commissioner on the Connecticut Occupational Safety & Health Review Commission (1991-1996). Mr. Jainchill is a certified Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He is listed in the field of Personal Injury Litigation in The Best Lawyers in America, 2003-2004, © Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, S.C., 2002. Mr. Jainchill was a contributing author and researcher of "A Digest of Supreme Court Decisions Affecting Education," published in 1978 and is co-author of a textbook entitled, "Connecticut Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage: A Guide," published in 1993. The Second Edition was published in 1999. He was an author of a chapter of the Connecticut Basic Practice Manual, entitled, "Deposition, Practice and Procedure in the Federal District Court," and has lectured for the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Connecticut Bar Association, the American Arbitration Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates, and the Connecticut Judicial Branch in the fields of uninsured motorist law, evidence and civil procedure.