In Memoriam of Dennis Hersh

Dennis Hersh practiced law in Hartford for 43 years. He died on April 27, 2015, after valiantly battling cancer for two years.  Dennis began practicing law at Neighborhood Legal Services helping low-income people.  He continued to help low-income people in private practice handling personal injury, workers' compensation and family matters. 

For the last 19 years of his career, he practiced law with Cynthia I. Crockett.  Dennis contributed to the local bar association in so many ways.  He served as a Federal Bankruptcy Trustee, a Small Claims Court Commissioner, on the West Hartford Fair Rent Commission, and as an instructor at Manchester Community College. 

Dennis Hersh was an extraordinary attorney and will be remembered for his legal abilities, kindness, compassion and generosity toward people.