Lawrence F. Morizio

Lawrence F. Morizio

Member
Location:
Stratford, Connecticut
Phone:
203-864-4955
Fax:
203-386-9714
Email:

Lawrence Morizio is a principal at the law firm of Cousins, Desrosiers & Morizio, P.C. located in Stratford, Connecticut. He is a Board Certified Workers' Compensation Specialist consistent with the guidelines and standards set forth by the Connecticut Bar Association and his focus is representing the interests of the injured worker.

Attorney Morizio recently served as Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association's Young Lawyers Section in 2008-09 and as Assistant Secretary-Treasurer of the Connecticut Bar Association in 2009-10. He is also a member of the Workers' Compensation Section's Executive Committee and serves on their Continuing Legal Education Committee.

Attorney Morizio is a Fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation's James W. Cooper Fellows Program. The honor requires demonstrated superior legal ability and devotion to the welfare of the community, state, and nation, as well as to the advancement of the legal profession.

Personal Injury
Motor Vehicle Accidents
Repetitive Trauma Injuries
Traumatic & Catastrophic Injuries

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation
  • Labor and Employment
  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Repetitive Trauma Injuries
  • Traumatic & Catastrophic Injuries

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Workers' Compensation Specialist, Connecticut Bar Association, 2005-present

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1998
  • New York, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2000

Education

  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, Bridgeport, Connecticut
    • J.D. - 1998
    • Honors: Civil Clinic Honors
  • Rutgers University, Rutgers College
    • B.A. - 1994
    • Honors: Dean's List

Published Works

  • Editor, Compensation Quarterly, 2004-2010
  • "Is it all Mental? Navigating the Water of Mental Injuries and Impairments", Compensation Quarterly, Spring, 2002

Classes/Seminars

  • Moderator, Courtroom Medicine: A Thorough Review of the Anatomy/Physiology of the Neck and Shoulder, Connecticut Bar Association, 2010
  • Speaker, Workers' Compensation 101: Introductory Topics, Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, 2010
  • Moderator, Heart and Hypertension: A "Cardiac College", Connecticut Bar Association, 2009
  • Moderator, "Courtroom Anatomy: A Comprehensive Review of the Essential Fields of Medicine for Lawyers", Connecticut Bar Association Seminar, 2003
  • Speaker, "The Theory and Practice of Workers' Compensation Law", Connecticut Bar Association Seminar, 2003
  • "Courtroom Anatomy: A Comprehensive Review of the Essential Fields of Medicine for Lawyers", Connecticut Bar Association Seminar, 2003
  • "The Theory and Practice of Workers' Compensation Law", Connecticut Bar Association Seminar, 2003
  • Moderator, "Repetitive Trauma and Apportionment", Connecticut Bar Association Seminar, 2002

Honors and Awards

  • Fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation's James W. Cooper Fellows Program

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Workers Compensation Section, Member, Executive Committee and Continuing Legal Education Committee, 2002 - 2010
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Assistant Secretary-Treasurer, 2009 - 2010
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Workers Compensation Section, 2002-present, Member, Executive Committee
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, 2002 - 2010
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Chair, 2008 - 2009
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section, Co-Chair, Workers Compensation Committee, 2002 - 2005