Michael Barrera

Michael Barrera


Michael Barrera’s practice focuses primarily on civil litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he was in private practice with a firm in Connecticut that specialized in subrogation and recovery issues. Attorney Barrera has substantial experience working in private universities where he advised senior administrators on compliance issues related to the Higher Education Act, academic accreditation, and other matters. While in law school he served as a Staff Editor for the Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum.


  • Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2007
  • Duke University Graduate School, M.A., 2007
  • Baylor University, B.A., 2003

Bar Admission

  • Connecticut

Professional Affiliations

  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Hispanic National Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Pro Bono – CT Statewide Legal Services, Call4Law Volunteer
  • Duke Alumni Admissions Advisory Committee, Greater Hartford Area