Mr. Hawkins graduated from Roger Williams University School of Law in May
2004 and is admitted to the Colorado and Connecticut Federal and State
Bars. In 2001, he received his bachelor’s degree from the University of
Colorado at Boulder in Sociology and a minor in Ethnic Studies.
While in law school, Mr. Hawkins interned with the Newport, Rhode Island
public defender’s office. At that time, he understood the importance of
being the voice of the voiceless and protecting the rights of his clients.
Upon graduating law school, Mr. Hawkins represented clients in personal
injury matters and criminal matters. Mr. Hawkins has taken numerous civil
and criminal trials to verdict and argued matters before the Connecticut
Court of Appeals and Supreme Court.
Mr. Hawkins is responsible for pre-litigation and litigation personal
injury matters at the Gaiennie Law Office.