Wiggin and Dana Lawyer Appointed to the Board of the Connecticut Economic Resource Center

June 25, 2012

New Haven - Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce that Elliot Kaiman, a lawyer in the firm's Real Estate, Environmental and Energy Department, has been elected to the Board of Director's of the Connecticut Economic Resource Center (CERC).

In Elliot's role as a Board member, he will participate actively in the Board's governance of CERC and carrying out of its fiduciary responsibilities.

Elliot's practice includes real estate, construction, property taxation, and energy and utilities law. In the real estate area he assists clients in a broad range of transactions, including acquisitions and sales, leasing, and development. In his construction law practice Elliot represents project owners, developers, design professionals, and contractors in connection with commercial and high-end residential construction projects. He received his J.D. from Western New England University School of Law and his bachelor's degree from Lyndon State College. From 1997 – 2002, Elliot served as a helicopter and flight equipment maintenance technician in the United States Marine Corps.

In addition to serving on CERC's Board of Directors, Elliot is a member of the City of New Haven's Loan Underwriting Committee and serves on the Board of Directors for the Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut.

About CERC
CERC is a nonprofit organization and public-private partnership that provides research, marketing, and economic development services to clients with the goal of making Connecticut a more competitive business location. For more information, visit http://www.cerc.com/