Michael J. Walsh is a founder and principal of the Walsh Woodard LLC law firm. He has dedicated his practice to the representation of individuals in personal injury actions. Mr. Walsh was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1987 and the New York Bar in 1988. He is also admitted to practice in the Federal District Court of Connecticut, the Eastern District Court of New York, the Southern District Court of New York and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. From 1988 through 1989, Mr. Walsh served as a federal law clerk to the Honorable Ellen Bree Burns, who at the time was the Chief Judge for the District of Connecticut.
Lincoln Woodard represents plaintiffs in all types of personal injury, medical and legal malpractice cases in both state and federal court. He has extensive jury trial experience and has been a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 2007. In addition to his board certification, Linc has received a number of awards and recognitions for his trial work. He was recently inducted as a fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, a prestigious trial advocacy organization that is by invitation only and limits membership to less than 1% of the lawyer population in any state.
Karolina A. Dowd
Karolina A. Dowd is a partner at Walsh Woodard LLC in West Hartford. She has practiced with the firm since graduating from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 2002. Ms. Dowd received her undergraduate degree in psychology from Georgetown University, Cum Laude in 1999. Her practice is dedicated to representing clients injured due to the negligence of others.
Caitlyn S. Malcynsky
Caitlyn Shea Malcynsky has been with Walsh Woodard since 2014, and clerked for the firm for two years while completing law school before joining as a trial attorney. Ms. Malcynsky represents persons injured through the negligence of others. She routinely handles automobile negligence, premises liability, medical malpractice, trucking collisions, and product liability matters. In 2020, Ms. Malcynsky was selected by the Best Lawyers organization as a recipient of their inaugural Ones to Watch awards, in recognition of her advocacy in both Personal Injury Litigation and Medical Malpractice Law.