Timothy A. Diemand


Timothy A. Diemand
office Hartford
phone 860-297-3738
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Tim is a Partner in the Litigation Department, Co-Chair of the Insurance Practice Group, and a member of the firm's Executive Committee. He has made his mark defending and representing clients around the country in high stakes matters such as complex insurance class actions, copyright claims against major record labels and recording artists, malpractice defense, catastrophic injury claims, and contractor disputes stemming from Iraq and Afghanistan war reconstruction projects.

Tim has been recognized by Chambers USA in the Commercial Litigation category, recognized by Benchmark Litigation in its Litigation Stars category, and Super Lawyers selected Tim for inclusion in its New England Super Lawyers publication in the category of Civil Litigation. Benchmark Litigation noted that Tim was lauded by a peer for "a great sense of dealing with the business people, amassing the facts and arguing effectively." Wiggin and Dana's litigation department regularly receives top rankings in Chambers USA (Band 1), Benchmark Litigation and Super Lawyers (for more about the standards for inclusion please click Chambers, Benchmark Litigation, and Super Lawyers). In 2017, Tim was named one of the Connecticut Law Tribune's (CLT) Distinguished Leaders. CLT states that this award is meant to "[recognize] lawyers who achieved impressive results and demonstrated clear leadership skills that helped them achieve those results."

Tim is an active member of the Connecticut legal community serves as the Vice President of the Connecticut Bar Foundation, as the Co-Chair of the CBA's Professionalism and Continuing Legal Education Committee and is the past Co-Chair of the Federal Practice Section. Tim has been recognized for his charitable and pro bono work, including being honored in 2014 by Connecticut Legal Services for his successful representation of a CLS client in a federal court lawsuit.


  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
    • Co-Chair, Continuing Legal Education Committee
  • Connecticut Bar Foundation
    • Vice President


07.30.2018Connecticut Law Tribune Profiles Wiggin and Dana Partners Tim Diemand, Michael Menapace and Joe Grasso
05.07.2018Wiggin and Dana Partner Elected Vice President of the Connecticut Bar Foundation
05.04.2018Chambers USA 2018 Recognizes Wiggin and Dana Practices and Lawyers
11.20.2017Super Lawyers Recognize 37 Wiggin and Dana Attorneys
10.24.2017Benchmark Litigation 2018 Ranks Eight Wiggin and Dana Partners "Litigation Stars" and Five Partners as "Future Stars"
09.13.2017Wiggin and Dana Partner, Tim Diemand, Named Connecticut Law Tribune 2017 Distinguished Leader
06.05.2017Chambers USA 2017 Recognizes Wiggin and Dana Practices and Lawyers
10.28.2016Super Lawyers Recognizes 40 Wiggin and Dana Attorneys
05.31.2016Chambers USA 2016 Recognizes Wiggin and Dana Practices and Lawyers
02.12.2016Benchmark Litigation Names Wiggin and Dana's Litigation Department as The 2016 Connecticut Litigation Department of the Year
10.27.2015Benchmark Litigation 2016 Highly Recommends Wiggin and Dana
10.20.2015Super Lawyers Recognizes 38 Wiggin and Dana Attorneys
10.01.2015Wiggin and Dana Announces New Managing Partner and Executive Committee Members
06.16.2015Wiggin and Dana Partner Jonathan Freiman Wins $5 Million Appeal in Construction Dispute Case
10.29.2014Super Lawyers Recognizes Wiggin and Dana Lawyers
10.27.2014Connecticut Legal Services Honors Wiggin and Dana Attorneys
10.21.2014Benchmark Litigation 2015 Highly Recommends Wiggin and Dana
01.20.2014Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Wiggin and Dana Partners
10.03.2013Benchmark Litigation Recognizes Wiggin and Dana Partners
10.01.2013Wiggin and Dana Appoints Tim Diemand to Executive Committee
08.01.2013Wiggin and Dana Sponsors New Medical-Legal Partnership at Yale New Haven Hospital
11.27.2012Wiggin and Dana Recognized by Benchmark Litigation 2012
07.10.2012Wiggin and Dana Attorney Appointed Co-Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association's Federal Practice Section
01.19.2012Wiggin and Dana Insurance Lawyers Co-Editors of New ABA Book
08.24.2004Timothy A. Diemand appointed Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association's Continuing Legal Education Committee
06.17.2004Wiggin and Dana Receives Award for Pro Bono Service to Lawyers for Children America
12.18.2001Wiggin & Dana Successful in Reversing Multi-Million Dollar Legal Malpractice Award in Utah


office Hartford
phone 860-297-3738
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  • George Washington University, National Law Center, J.D., with honors
  • Clark University, B.A., cum laude


  • Connecticut
  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland


  • US District Court (District of Connecticut)
  • US District Court (Southern District of New York)

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