Shelby L. Dattilo


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    Shelby L. Dattilo is an Associate in the Hartford office and is a member of the Product & General Liability, Insurance, and Commercial Litigation practice groups.

    Prior to joining GRSM as an Associate, Shelby was as a law clerk for the firm. She has provided support on a broad range of matters related to product liability, premises liability, insurance defense, business transactions, employment matters, and unfair trade practices.

    Shelby received her law degree from the University of Connecticut School of Law. While in law school, she served as a junior associate in the Connecticut Urban Legal Initiative (CULI) Transactional Clinic. She also served as a teaching assistant in both the Oral Advocacy and Quantitative Methods courses.


    • Connecticut


    • Connecticut Bar Association
    • Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association

    Community Involvement

    • Volunteer Referee, National Foundation for Cancer Research – Play4TheCure
    • Community Health Center Dance Instructor
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  • Education


    J.D., University of Connecticut School of Law, 2021

    • Dean’s Scholar
    • Administrative and Technology Editor, Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal
    • Vice President, Corporate and Securities Law Society

    B.A., cum laude, Economics, Central Connecticut State University, 2013

    • Economics Departmental Honors Award Winner, 2013
    • Chair, Student Government Association Academic Affairs Committee