Attorney Lerman is involved in his community through participation on boards, politics and volunteerism.  

"It is an important role for an attorney to give back to our communities, our cities and our local nonprofit businesses through volunteer participation.    We all can strive to help our communities succeed."

      -- Ken Lerman

Awards and Recognition



2019 Honoree for and awarded the Professional Excellence Award as a Game Changer by the CT Law Tribune of ALM and Law.com.     

Top Lawyers in New England, 2012 - present, Martindale Hubbell.

Peer review rated AV Preeminent in Martindale Hubbell, and Lawyers.com.   According to martindale.com, approximately 10% of all attorneys hold an AV Preeminent rating, a designation trusted worldwide.  

 

Distinguished Service Award - Sickle Cell Disease Association / Connecticut Chapter

Political

 

City of Hartford Republican Town Committee:  

Elected Chairperson in 2014, 2018, and 2022. 

Chair 2014 - present.  

Elected a member 2010 - 2014.  

 

Candidate for State House of Representatives for the State of Connecticut 1st Assembly District, 2010, 2012, 2014, and 2016:  GOP endorsed candidate.

 

Candidate for Judge of Probate for the city of Hartford, 2015; GOP endorsed candidate.

Boards



Chairman of the Business Law section of the Connecticut Bar Association 2022-2024, and a member of its Executive Committee, 2004 - present.

 

House of Delegates of the Connecticut Bar Association, 2011-2014, a second term, 2017-2020, and a third term, 2020-2023.  Ken was elected by his peers to serve as a representative to the governing board of the CT Bar Association.

BlockchainCT.org Committee on Insurance and Blockchain, 2019, a committee member.

CT Professionals' Leadership Academy:   a  founding member of the Steering Committee 2019 - present.  The Academy is sponsored by the CT Society of Certified Public Accountants, CT Chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Connecticut Bar Association, Hartford County Bar, State Chapter of Chartered Financial Analysts, and the CT Young Insurance Professionals. 

Vice Chair 2018-2022, Treasurer 2004-2018, and a member of the Executive Committee of the Connecticut Bar Association:  Business Law section, 2004 - 2018.

A Commissioner, and Vice-Chairman, city of Hartford Parking Authority, 2010 - 2016.

A Commissioner, and Vice-Chairman, city of Hartford Zoning Board of Appeals, 2008 - 2016.

A Director, Park Watershed, Inc.  and steering committee member of precursor, 2009-2016.  

West End Civic Assoc.  Movie Committee 2013 - present.  Park River Conservation Committee 2019 - present.