CATIC Elects General Counsel

January 7, 2014

CATIC's Board of Directors announced the election of Guy DeFrances Jr. to the position of vice president/general counsel.

In this position, DeFrances will oversee the company's corporate, legislative and regulatory affairs, including the provision of underwriting assistance to agents and the resolution of claims.

DeFrances previously served as CATIC's associate general counsel. Prior to joining CATIC, he was in private practice for 13 years with a concentration in commercial transactions and land use matters. While in private practice, he served on the Board of Governors of the Connecticut Bar Association. DeFrances is a graduate of Connecticut College and the University of Connecticut School of Law.

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