Attorney Poirier was born in 1983 and raised in New Hartford, CT. He is the first generation son of a French Canadian immigrant.
He attended New Hartford Public Schools during his elementary years and then attended St. Paul Catholic High School. For his undergrad, he attended St. Michael’s College in Vermont and then went on to attend law school in Rhode Island at Roger Williams University School of Law. He currently makes his home in West Hartford, CT.
Attorney Poirier is a member of the American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association and the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association. He currently focuses on bankruptcy, personal injury and housing law.
He is an avid hockey fan and maintains dual citizenship in both the United States and Canada.
Bristol, Rhode Island
Juris Doctor, May 2009
Saint Michael’s College
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, May 2005
Honors: Saint Michael’s College Academic Scholarship, 2001-2005
September 2010 – Present
Currently focusing on personal injury, bankruptcy and criminal law. The firm’s general practice includes the following areas: Administrative, Bankruptcy, Business, Criminal, Family, Personal Injury, Property, Real Estate, Wills, Worker’s Compensation, and Zoning.
Roger Williams University Community Justice & Legal Assistance Clinic
January 2009 – May 2009
Represented various low income families and individuals through nominal divorce hearings, civil protection order hearings, child visitation rights, and child support modifications.
Budlong & Barrett, LLC
May 2008 – August 2008
Provided various legal research and information to attorneys. Drafted various mlegal documents including but not limited to, motions, grievance briefs, trial briefs, wills, memos, request to admit, and interrogatories. Met with various clients and went to various courts to file legal documents. Provided
administrative services to the firm including office filing, trial preparation, and drafting forms.
G.E. Poirier Inc.
New Hartford, CT
Vinyl Siding Applicator
Summer and school vacations, 1997 – 2010
Worked for my father’s vinyl siding business for as long as I can remember.
Connecticut Bar Association
Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association