Harold B. Finn III
While Bill, a founding partner of the firm, is now partially retired, he continues to counsel long-standing clients from time to time, particularly with respect to pending or threatened litigation, and other dispute resolution matters.
Bill has long been recognized as a leader in the legal profession, both in Connecticut and nationally. ln Connecticut, Bill has served as a member of the Blue Ribbon Commission of the Connecticut Attorney General (1982-83), a member of the Advisory Committee of the Connecticut Banking Commissioner (Chair (2001-2017), a member of the Executive Committee of the Business Law Section of the Connecticut Bar Association (Chair 1992-1994), a member of the Advisory Committee on the Revision of the Banking Laws of Connecticut (1993-1994), a member of the Task Force on Revision of the Connecticut Business Corporation Act (Co-Chair) 1994-1997).
Nationally, Bill has served as a member of the Council of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association (2000-2004), a member of the Banking Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association (Vice Chair, 1992-1994, Co-Chair, 1994-1996, and Chair 1996-1998). Bill is an Elected Member of the American Law Institute.
Bill served on active duty in the U.S. Navy (1960-1963) and in the ready reserve in the U.S. Navy (1963-1969). He has also served as Co-President, North Street School, PTA (1978-1979, 1980-1981), a member of the Board of Trustees of the Greenwich Country Day School (1987-1991), a member of the Board of Trustees of the Connecticut Fund for the Environment (1997-2002), and as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Naval War College Foundation (2010-2014).
- Fort Gratiot Sanitary Landfill, Inc. v. Michigan Department of Natural Resources, 504 U.S. 353, 60 U.S.L.W. 4438, (1992)
- Holly Hill Holdings v. Lowman, 226 Conn. 748 (1993)
- United Illuminating Co. v. City of New Haven, 240 Conn. 422 (1997)
- Woodbury Knoll, LLC v. Shipman & Goodwin, LLP, 305 Conn. 750 (2012)