Welcome to the Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association's Website! The Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association is a volunteer not-for-profit statewide organization of attorneys licensed in the State of Connecticut who are primarily engaged in the defense of individuals and businesses in civil litigation, or who serve as counsel for insurance carriers or business organizations. By joining the CT Defense Lawyers Association, new members can learn from and become associated with some of the very best civil attorneys in their chosen fields. Our online presence now provides CT Defense Lawyers Association members with the advantages of a truly dynamic web site, which allows members to get assistance with everyday practice issues by sending Broadcast emails to the membership, access to our Pleading Bank, Expert Witness Deposition Bank and the latest news concerning civil defense law in Connecticut.