Damon A. R. Kirschbaum

Damon A. R. Kirschbaum
Managing Attorney
(860) 522-7000 x101
(860) 522-7001 fax

Damon Kirschbaum is the founder and managing attorney of Kirschbaum Law Firm, LLC. For more than 18 years, he has been helping clients solve important and difficult legal problems. He has personally handled more than 50 bench and jury trials in the superior courts, and more than 25 appeals in the Connecticut Appellate Court and the Connecticut Supreme Court. For years, he has regularly lectured to other criminal defense attorneys about topics such as using the scientific method to attack the government's case, conducting discovery in child sexual abuse cases, cross-examining and impeaching the government's witnesses, appellate practice, and habeas corpus practice.

Damon Kirschbaum lives in West Hartford with his wife and two children.

Representative Cases

  • Not Guilty Jury Verdict on Child Sexual Abuse Allegations
  • Murder and First Degree Assault Convictions Vacated and New Trial Ordered
  • Child Sexual Abuse Convictions Vacated and New Trial Ordered
  • Assault of a Public Safety Officer Conviction Vacated and New Trial Ordered
  • Lifetime Sex Offender Registration Vacated
  • Guilty Plea to Possession of Marijuana with Intent to Sell Conviction Vacated
  • Guilty Plea to Assault of a Public Safety Officer Conviction Vacated
  • First Degree Kidnapping Conviction Vacated

Bar Admissions

  • State of Connecticut
  • United States District Court for the District of Connecticut
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court

Professional Associations

  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • Connecticut Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association

Education

  • Quinnipiac College School of Law, J.D., 1998
  • Skidmore College, B.A., Government (Political Theory), 1992
  • Suffield Academy, 1988