Brian M. Flood was admitted to the State of Connecticut Superior Court in 1997 and the Federal Court in 2001. He received his undergraduate degree from Providence College (B.S. 1989) and his law degree from Quinnipiac College School of Law (J.D. 1997). Brian was an associate editor of the Law Review.
He is certified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, the certification of which requires the applicant to pass a rigorous written test, demonstrate a record of extensive litigation experience including numerous trials to verdict, and demonstrate compliance with the highest ethical standards of the profession.
He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, a national trial bar organization in which membership is by invitation only and limited to the top trial lawyers in the state based on their trial experience and ability. The Connecticut chapter is limited to only 80 trial lawyers, balanced between the plaintiff and defense bars.
Attorney Brian M. Flood is also a member of the Board of Governors of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, which is currently comprised of members who are generally recognized as among the top personal injury trial lawyers in the State of Connecticut. He is also an active member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association and lectures regularly in the areas of trial practice and procedure. He is also a member of the American Association for Justice.
Mr. Flood has also been named as one of New England’s “Super Lawyers” in 2011/2012 and one of Connecticut’s “Super Lawyers” in 2011 by Connecticut Magazine. Only five percent of the attorneys in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine are chosen each year for this high honor.
Brian is also a recipient of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association T. Paul Tremont Award in recognition of his many successful jury trial verdicts and for his tenacity and commitment to injured clients (2012).
Brian M. Flood currently serves as a member of the Board of Selectman for the Town of Portland, CT, and has done so since 2005, periodically serving as the Deputy First Selectman.