Rebecca Hartley is a Partner at Aeton in the firm’s Litigation and Trial Practice group. Rebecca brings over fifteen years of courtroom experience to the practice, including numerous trials to successful outcomes. Her practice focuses upon commercial litigation and plaintiff’s personal injury. Rebecca is also well-versed in the areas of insurance defense, medical malpractice, product liability, premises liability, worker’s compensation, and general insurance law. Rebecca has been named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in civil litigation every year since 2018.
Rebecca has successfully prosecuted and defended matters involving large loss and critical injuries such as a lost limb, traumatic brain injury, and wrongful death. She has represented a long list of local, national, and international company clients in complex and high-exposure litigation matters. Prior to joining Aeton, although Rebecca spent over a decade defending individuals, businesses, insurance carriers, and their insureds against the full spectrum of civil damage claims, she also maintained her own plaintiff’s personal injury practice. Through her many years of practicing on “both sides of the v”, Rebecca has developed a unique understanding of the inner workings of both sides of litigation. She takes the time to provide her clients with a clear, realistic, and well-reasoned explanation of their rights and offers efficient and creative solutions to their legal issues. This approach allows her clients to make well-informed decisions about their legal options.
Throughout her career, Rebecca has earned stellar reviews from individual and corporate clients alike. Her thoughtful and reasoned approach to the law has earned her clients’ trust and built lasting relationships over the many years. Her commitment to excellence in advocacy is unwavering and applied with full voracity to every case she handles regardless of the financial stake. Rebecca has worked tirelessly throughout her career to service her clients’ needs and exceed their expectations. She believes that her lasting client relationships, repeat clientele, and client-based referrals are the greatest testaments to her success.
Attorney Hartley is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association. Rebecca is passionate about animal rights and environmental advocacy and is active in numerous affiliated charitable organizations.
- J.D., Suffolk University Law School 2005
- University of Connecticut 2002
- US District Court District of Connecticut