Attorney Rebecca M. Harris
AREAS OF PRACTICE
- Complex Civil Litigation
- Civil Rights Defense
- Insurance Defense
- Personal Injury Defense
- Appellate Advocacy
- University of Connecticut, B.A., cum laude, Actuarial Science/Mathematics
- University of Connecticut, B.A., cum laude, History
- University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D.
- State of Connecticut
- United States District Court, District of Connecticut.
- United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- United States Supreme Court
- Connecticut Bar Association
- Connecticut Bar Journal Board of Editors
Rebecca Harris is a Senior Attorney with the Crumbie Law Group, LLC in Hartford Connecticut. She has more than ten years of experience practicing in appellate advocacy and complex civil litigation, including breach of contract actions, employment law cases, personal injury defense, medical malpractice defense, product liability defense, premises liability defense, and cases involving the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) and the Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA). Attorney Harris also maintains a significant practice in representation of police officers and municipalities in civil rights actions brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983.
Attorney Harris earned a Bachelor’s Degree in History and a second Bachelor’s Degree Actuarial Science/Mathematics from the University of Connecticut in 2000. She earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 2004. She is admitted to the bars of the State of Connecticut, U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.
Attorney Harris is an active member of the Connecticut Bar Association and currently serve as Secretary and Treasurer of the Appellate Advocacy Section. She is also a member of the Board of Editors of the Connecticut Bar Journal.