John M. Letizia


Attorney John Letizia is the managing partner in the New Haven law firm of Letizia, Ambrose & Falls and has been practicing in Connecticut since 1986. He received his undergraduate degree from St. John's University and his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center.

           

Mr. Letizia has represented employers in court proceedings, administrative hearings, attorney general investigations, labor negotiations, arbitrations and before the Connecticut Supreme Court. His practice includes healthcare, corporate matters, labor negotiations and employment litigation, workers' compensation and personnel counseling. Mr. Letizia presently serves CBIA's Labor and Employment Council. He has been appointed by the President Pro Tempore of the Senate to serve on the Legislative Task Force to Study Non-Profit Mutual Insurance Companies. He is a National Safety Advisor of Business & Legal Reports, Inc.'s National Board of Advisors for Safety Products.

           

Mr. Letizia represents a number of prominent clients throughout Connecticut. The Firm's work includes healthcare and corporate counseling, healthcare mergers and affiliations, litigation defense, labor negotiations, arbitration, representation before the OHCA, EEOC and CHRO, personnel counseling, wage and hour audits, drafting of employment and partnership contracts and separation agreements, representation before the Department of Labor, and the National Labor Relations Board.

 

In addition to his labor and healthcare practice, Mr. Letizia has a very active workers' compensation practice for Connecticut employers. At present, LAF represents more self-insured employers in workers' compensation and related managed care matters than any other firm in Connecticut. In addition, the workers’ compensation medical care plans and workers’ compensation provider networks Mr. Letizia has developed for employers who cover more than 50,000 private-sector employees in Connecticut. Mr. Letizia was also a lobbyist on workers’ compensation and related managed care issues for Connecticut healthcare employers and the State’s largest workers’ compensation self-insured group.

           

Mr. Letizia has received the Legal Services Award for his pro bono work for the Domestic Violence Services of Greater New Haven. Mr. Letizia is a member in good standing of the American Bar Association Center for Professional Responsibility.