Cindy L. Robinson typically works on all types of complex personal injury cases, including claims of medical malpractice, wrongful death, and sexual abuse of children.
After receiving her Bachelor of Arts from Wesleyan University, Ms. Robinson earned her Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Connecticut School of Law.
In 1992, Ms. Robinson received a judiciary appointment as a member of the Standing Committee on Recommendations for Admission to the Bar in Fairfield County, a panel that evaluates and reports on the character and fitness of attorneys who wish to practice law within the state. She served as chairperson of the committee from 1994 through 2002. Elected to the Board of Governors of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, Ms. Robinson is a member of its Continuing Legal Education Committee and Co-Chairperson of the Nominating Committee. She has lectured extensively throughout the state on trial tactics and strategies.
Recognized by the The Best Lawyers in America® as one of the top personal injury lawyers in the country, Ms. Robinson is certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. The American Board of Trial Advocates has also selected Ms. Robinson into its membership, which is limited to the top trial lawyers in the community who are vigorously engaged in civil litigation. In 2009, Ms. Robinson became a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in America. She also sits as a Special Master in the State Court.
Ms. Robinson has been named the Best Lawyers' 2011 Stamford Area Personal Injury Litigator of the Year. In 2003, Ms. Robinson was one of ten attorneys nationwide to be named "Lawyer of the Year" by Lawyers Weekly USA as a result of her successful representation of clergy abuse victims. In the past, she has been designated as one of the top 50 attorneys and one of the top 25 female attorneys in the state of Connecticut by Connecticut Super Lawyers®. Ms. Robinson was featured for her care and compassion for victims of child sex abuse. She has also appeared as a panelist on Court TV and Connecticut Newsmakers.
Ms. Robinson is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts and is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Connecticut Bar Association, and the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association.
"When I started practicing law, I never thought that I would be an advocate for sexual abuse victims. But when you see the devastation this kind of harm has caused people for the rest of their lives, you do what you must to help them. They need someone to speak for them. I give them that voice."