Attorney Walter A. Twachtman Jr.

Walter A. Twachtman Jr.

Practice Areas

  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Special Needs Trusts


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    • L.L.B - 1967
  • Western New England University School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • Master of Law degree in Estate Planning and Elder Law - 2013
  • University of Connecticut,
    • B.A. - 1964

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1967
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1969
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1969

Past Positions

  • Associate Justice Howard W. Alcorn of the Connecticut Supreme Court, Law Clerk

Classes & Seminars

  • Past guest lecturer, University of Connecticut School of Nursing and University of Massachusetts School of Nursing on Medical Legal issues
  • Member of the faculty, Second National Interdisciplinary Conference, Justice in Healthcare, Orlando, Florida, 1988
  • Member of the faculty, Third National Interdisciplinary Conference, Justice in Healthcare, Chicago, Illinois, 1990

Professional Associations

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Elder Law section, Estate and Probate section, Real Property section, Planning and Zoning section, Construction Law section, and Environmental Law section, Member
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • Hartford County Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Member
  • Connecticut Bar Journal, Former member of the Board of Editors