September 23, 2020 - Day Pitney Partner Sebastian Lombardi was recognized by the Connecticut Law Tribune in the "New Leaders in the Law" category of the 2020 Connecticut Legal Awards. Winners will be honored at a virtual ceremony that will be held on September 30.
The annual Connecticut Legal Awards honors those attorneys and judges who have made a remarkable difference in the legal profession in Connecticut, whether in shaping the law, achieving outsized results for their clients, being an outstanding jurist or assisting those in need of legal services.
The "New Leaders in the Law" category recognizes lawyers "who have excelled in the courtroom, in client service and cultivation, in service to bar associations and in performing pro bono work or community service in a volunteer capacity."
"It is an honor to be selected as a 'New Leader in the Law' by the Connecticut Law Tribune," says Lombardi. "I am truly humbled to be recognized among this year's honorees."
Lombardi is a partner in Day Pitney's Energy and Utilities practice group in the Hartford office. He assists energy clients with all aspects of transactional and regulatory matters associated with the regulated electricity markets, regularly helping his clients to develop and implement innovative solutions to complex challenges confronting the energy and utility industries. In addition, he is a member of the team of lawyers serving as general counsel to the New England Power Pool (NEPOOL), a regional organization engaged in the wholesale markets for electrical power.
Sebastian takes an active role in mentoring and diversity efforts at Day Pitney, serving as Chair of the Firm's Attorney Retention and Development Committee.
About Day Pitney
Day Pitney LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 300 attorneys in Boston, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, New York and Washington, DC. The firm offers clients strong corporate and litigation practices, with experience on behalf of large national and international corporations as well as emerging and middle-market companies. With one of the largest individual clients practices on the East Coast, the firm also has extensive experience assisting individuals and their families, fiduciaries and tax-exempt entities plan for the future.