Adam Meltsner

Raised in West Hartford, Connecticut, Adam Meltsner graduated from University of Connecticut in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Certification in Criminal Justice.  Shortly after he earned a Juris Doctorate from Quinnipiac University School of Law in Hamden, Connecticut, and graduated with honors in 2001.  Attorney Meltsner served as a columnist, editor and editor-at-large of the Quinnipiac Legal Times, and was awarded Distinguished Academic Achievement Awards for Criminal Procedure and Business Organization / Corporate Law.  He was twice named among the Who’s Who: American Law Students.  Attorney Meltsner has been admitted to practice before the Connecticut state and federal courts.

Practice Areas:

Admitted to Practice:

  • Connecticut
  • Connecticut Federal Courts


  • University of Connecticut, Bachelor of Arts in History, 1998
    • Criminal Justice Certification
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law,Juris Doctorate, 2001
    • Staff Editor and Columnist, Quinnipiac Legal Times, 1999 - 2001
    • Editor-At-Large, Quinnipiac Legal Times, 2000 – 2001
    • Received Quinnipiac University School of Law renewable academic scholarship
    • Received Distinguished Academic Achievement Award in Criminal Procedure
    • Received Distinguished Academic Achievement Award in Business
    • Organizations and Corporate Law
    • Named Who’s Who: American Legal Students, 1999 - 2001

Internships, Externships, and Clerkships:

  • Hartford Office of the Public Defender, 1997 - 1998
  • New Britain Assistant State’s Attorney’s Office, 2000
  • Connecticut Legal Services, Inc., 2000
  • Hartford / West Hartford Superior Court, 2001