Claire Howard is an associate at Madsen, Prestley & Parenteau LLC, a Plaintiff’s side employment litigation firm in Hartford, CT. She handles a wide span of employment disputes, ranging from tenure denial, whistleblower claims, Title VII discrimination claims, retaliation, defamation, class action suits, trade secret misappropriation, and contractual disputes.
Claire graduated from Yale University with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Political Science. She received a Master’s in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon and returned back to Connecticut where she spent several years working for non-profit organizations as a policy analyst. She received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law.
Claire is a member of the Yale Club of Hartford, Connecticut Employment Lawyers Association and the Oliver Ellsworth Inn of Court. She is also a member of the CT Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section (“YLS”) Executive Committee and Co-Chair of the YLS Litigation Committee.