26 February - 2020
SOC Partner, Eric J. Stockman, named a Distinguished Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune.
Stockman O’Connor proudly announces that its Managing Partner, Eric J. Stockman, has been selected as an honoree by the Connecticut Law Tribune in the category of Distinguished Leader, Connecticut Legal Awards 2020. Distinguished Leaders are recognized as lawyers who have achieved impressive results in 2019 and demonstrated clear leadership skills. In 2019, Attorney Stockman met with continued success in the courtroom adding to Stockman O’Connor’s record of 7 trials resulting in 7 defense verdicts and guided countless other cases to successful resolution. This past year, among other speaking engagements, Attorney Stockman was again asked to speak at the Annual Advanced Forum on Obstetrical Malpractice Claims, conducted a mock trial at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center as part of the ongoing education of Child Psychiatry residents and was part of the presenting panel in the CDLA’s Trial Tactics series. Additionally, in 2019, under Attorney Stockman’s leadership, Stockman O’Connor, in its second year of existence, grew to a firm of 9 lawyers and 8 administrators/support staff, expanded its client base and continued to provide zealous advocacy and practical advice to its clients.
Attorney Stockman is a known leader in the medical malpractice defense field. He is highly respected and well-liked by attorneys on both sides and his familiarity and command of this area of the law cannot be questioned. The firm congratulates him and extends its congratulations to all the honorees.