Wiggin and Dana Welcomes Six Summer Associates

June 8, 2015

Wiggin and Dana's 2015 Summer Associate class (first row, left to right) Joseph Gasser, William Lee, Matthew Burton; (second row, left to right) Timothy Wright, Erin Nicholls, and Aaron Baral.

New Haven – Wiggin and Dana is pleased to announce the arrival of the 2015 Summer Associate class. The group is comprised of four second year law students and two first year law students. The firm is especially delighted to welcome a Yale New Haven Health System/ Wiggin and Dana Diversity Scholar for the fifth consecutive year and a United Technologies Corporation and Lawyers Collaborative for Diversity Scholar.

Wiggin and Dana's eight-week summer program is designed to provide a realistic view of associate work and life. The summer associates work on a variety of assignments across practice areas. They also participate in various social and public services events and have the opportunity to participate in the firm's Mock Trial which will be held on Saturday, June 27, at Quinnipiac University School of Law.

Aaron Baral attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned his B.S. in Accounting from the University of Connecticut.

Matthew Burton attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned his B.S. in Engineering from Oral Roberts University.

Joseph Gasser attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Connecticut.

William Lee attends the University of Pennsylvania School of Law and earned his B.A. in Political Science from Morehouse College.

Erin Nicholls attends the University of Connecticut School of Law and earned her B.A. in Political Science from the University of Connecticut.

Timothy Wright attends Boston College Law School and earned his M.S. in Environmental Policy and Regulation from the London School of Economics and his B.A. in Political Science and International Studies from Northwestern University.