Patrick Paoletti


Patrick Paoletti is a partner in the Hartford office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the General Liability and Insurance Coverage Practices. Patrick is a litigation specialist providing comprehensive, coordinated, and timely advice to resolve complex client problems effectively and efficiently. Patrick is an active communicator of risk to all interested parties. Patrick is capable of resolving complex issues consistent with and in the client's best interest through his extensive trial and deposition experience garnered from ten years of defense focused litigation.

Patrick can assist his clients in the areas of general and premise liability, personal injury, construction litigation, insurance, and contract disputes. Patrick can also assist his clients in the Connecticut Federal and Appellate Courts.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • General Liability
  • Insurance Coverage

Additional Experience






USDC for the district of Connecticut


Patrick is a past or present member of:

  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • New Haven County Bar Association
  • Connecticut Defense Lawyer Association

Awards & Honors

  • CALI Award for Excellence in Constitutional Law
  • Public Interest Scholarship


Roger Williams University School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2006-2009

University of New Hampshire at Durham

Master of Arts, Justice Studies, 2005-2006

University of New Hampshire at Durham

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology/Justice Studies, 2001-2005

Pro Bono & Philanthropy

  • Supporter, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • Member, Guilford Youth and Family Services Board
  • Member, Building Code Board of Appeals