Certified as a Civil Trial Advocacy Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, Tim handles medical malpractice, catastrophic personal injury, products liability and wrongful death. A former prosecutor, Tim has successfully tried dozens of complex cases in State and Federal Courts over the past thirty years and has obtained many large recoveries for his clients. With experience across several practice areas, he is a respected member of the trial bar—widely known for both his adaptive courtroom style and his strong advocacy skills. Tim was a trial advocacy instructor for the National Institute of Trial Advocacy for several years and has lectured on the admissibility of expert testimony for the National Business Institute. AV-rated by Martindale Hubbell, Tim is also a James Cooper fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation. Like his Faxon Law Group partners, he believes strongly in public service and is an active member in the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association.
A seasoned trial attorney, Tim Pothin has been arguing cases in the. His career began as a prosecutor. In private practice, he has tried dozens of complex civil and criminal cases to verdict.