Steve Zakrzewski is an associate in the firm’s Insurance practice group at its Hartford office. His practice is focused on representing insurers in coverage disputes, and defending their policy-holders in complex and high exposure cases.
Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Mr. Zakrzewski worked as a civil litigation associate for a prominent downtown Hartford firm. He regularly defended insurers and policy-holders against actions arising from commercial general liability, homeowners, motor vehicle, liquor liability, employment practices, and real estate title insurance policies. He also has significant experience litigating commercial disputes and defending product liability cases. He has consistently generated positive outcomes for clients in both state and federal court, as well as mediation and arbitration.
Mr. Zakrzewski earned his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law, where he was a Dean’s Scholar and graduated with honors. He served as Executive Editor of the Insurance Law Journal and Coaching and Judging Coordinator of the Mock Trial Society, and was given awards for best oralist and best brief as a competing member of the Moot Court Board. Before attending UConn Law, he earned his undergraduate degree in Accounting from UConn’s School of Business and worked on the audit team for the largest regional accounting firm in New England.