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Verrill Dana Partner Calvin Woo Joins Connecticut Bar Foundation Board of Directors

April 7, 2017 Press Releases

(April 7, 2017) – Verrill Dana partner Calvin Woo has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Bar Foundation, a non-profit organization that works to ensure equal access to legal services for all, regardless of power or resources.

With more than 15 years of experience, Woo focuses his law practice on commercial and employment litigation, and white collar criminal defense matters. He serves on Verrill Dana's Diversity Committee and on the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Asian Pacific American Bar Association, where he previously served as president. Woo is also a member of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association's Partners Committee and Government Enforcement and Compliance Committee.

About The Connecticut Bar Foundation: A non-profit organization established in 1952, the Connecticut Bar Foundation works to ensure that the state's legal system is available to all, regardless of power or resources. The Foundation seeks to assure a reliable and sufficient flow of funds to support legal services that protect the interests of those who cannot afford private counsel. To learn more, visit www.ctbarfdn.org.

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