Barry C. Hawkins - Shipman & Goodwin LLP

Barry C. Hawkins

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1993
Phone: 203-324-8104

Barry Hawkins practices in the areas of real estate and litigation. He is the author of numerous papers on real estate issues and has taught and lectured extensively on real estate, land use and environmental issues, including alternative dispute resolution.

Since 1983, he has been active in the American College of Real Estate Lawyers, and served three years on its national Board and as chair of its Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee. He is the past  President of the Connecticut Bar Association and past  Division Chair of the National Uniform Law Commission (ULC). Barry is former Chair of the national drafting committee for the Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act (UPMIFA) and Chair of the National Enactment Committee. He lectures nationally on the subject of institutional endowment funds and UPMIFA.  He is currently a Member of the Board of Governors of the American Bar Association.

After graduating from University of Virginia School of Law, Barry served as a Captain in the United States Army. He earned a Bronze Star in Vietnam (1969-1970). 

American Bar Association: Litigation, Real Property, Probate and Trust LawConnecticut Bar AssociationConnecticut Bar Association: Mentoring Task Force; Standing Committee on Professionalism; and Pro Bono Committee Connecticut Supreme CourtFairfield County Bar AssociationNew England Bar AssociationAmerican College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL)Community Associations Institute, Connecticut ChapterUniform Law Commission (ULC)Connecticut Bar FoundationUniform Law FoundationAdvisory Committee on Common Interest Ownership Act Amendments Connecticut General Assembly Access To Justice Commission , Connecticut Judicial Branch

Office Location

300 Atlantic Street, Third Floor
Stamford, CT 06901-3522
United States

Practice Areas

Litigation - Real Estate
Real Estate Law (Arbitration and Mediation, Commercial, Common Property Ownership, Community Associations, Condemnation, Condominiums, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association Law, Litigation, Nonprofit Foundations, Tax Certiorari, Transactions, Zoning)

Other Information

Gender: Male