Wiggin and Dana Welcomes Four Fall Associates

September 16, 2019 Press Release

New Haven – Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce the addition of four new associates to the firm as part of our 2019 Fall class. Two of our new associates are 2019 law school graduates and two have recently completed judicial clerkships.

Jermaine Brookshire has joined the firm’s New Haven office and was a summer associate in 2018 and a 2017 participant in the Yale New Haven Health System/Wiggin and Dana Diversity Scholar Program. He received his law degree from the Washington University School of Law and his B.A. in Philosophy from the College of Saint Rose.

Nicole Dwyer has also joined the firm’s New Haven office and was a summer associate in 2018. She earned her J.D. from Quinnipiac University School of Law and received her B.A. in Political Science from Quinnipiac University.  

Michael Rondon joins the New Haven office after a clerkship with the Honorable Gregory T. D’Auria of the Connecticut Supreme Court. He was also a Wiggin and Dana summer associate in 2017. Michael earned his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law, his M.S. in Journalism from Quinnipiac University and B.A. in Literary Studies from Trinity College. 

LaMarte Williams joins the firm in the Stamford office following a clerkship with Chief Justice Denise Page Hood of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. As a first year law student, he was also a summer associate in 2017 at Wiggin and Dana through the Yale New Haven Health System/Wiggin and Dana Diversity Scholar Program. LaMarte earned his J.D. from Notre Dame Law School and his B.A. in Government and Sociology from Skidmore College.

Paul Hughes, Managing Partner, said, “We are very excited and proud to have this group of talented new associates join Wiggin and Dana. We welcome their varied backgrounds, talents and experiences and hope to see great things from them in the future. ”

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