Zealously Advocating For Clients Since 1971
At the law office of John R. Williams and Associates, LLC, our legal team is committed to protecting your constitutional rights and safeguarding your freedom when legal matters put you in jeopardy. Led by our highly regarded founding attorney, John R. Williams, our firm’s attorneys will explore all options available to help you address your issue so that you can focus on your future.
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Located in New Haven, our firm has been serving the needs of clients throughout Connecticut since 1971. Whether you need assistance with a criminal matter, an employment discrimination claim or a police brutality case, we are qualified to represent you.
We Put Our Experience To Work For You
Since originally defending the leaders of the Black Panthers in the late ’60s and early ’70s, attorney Williams has enjoyed a celebrated and controversial legal career defending a wide variety of citizens against criminal charges and by fighting for their civil rights.
His criminal defense career includes the Lorne Acquin mass murder cases in Prospect, Connecticut, and members of the Black Liberation Army and Los Macheteros. In over 50 years of legal experience, he has argued thousands of cases in state and federal court and argued before the United States Supreme Court.
Additionally, John R. Williams has also developed a significant reputation as a civil rights attorney fighting for the rights of prisoners and victims of police brutality and misconduct. Mr. Williams has also argued before the United States Supreme Court in Porter v. Nussle 534 U.S. 516 (2002) and many cases in the United States Court of Appeals.
Lawyer Williams has also advanced the fight for worker’s rights through his work using antidiscrimination laws such as U.S.C. Title 42 § 1983 and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
In short, John R. Williams and Associates, LLC, takes pride in zealously representing victims of social injustice. We are eminently qualified to defend your interests in and out of the courtroom. Whether you need representation on the local, state, federal level or before the Supreme Court, we have the insight necessary to advocate for your case.