Community Service

Community service is fundamental to the culture of our firm. One cannot be a part of the community without volunteering time and money. We are active leaders in many important local, national and international organizations.

Arthritis Foundation
Dave Federman has been a volunteer and received the coveted National Volunteer Service Citation in 1999. Dave was the Chairman of the Board in 2004 and 2005 and served on the National Board of Directors of the Arthritis Foundation from 2008 to 2010. In 2011, Dave became the Treasurer of the newly formed New England region. Wes Barnard has served as Assistant Treasurer and as a member of the Board of Governors. Wes is currently a member of the Connecticut Leadership Council.

Hartford Hospital
Dave Federman is a Corporator.

Hartford Stage
Bob Lally is on the Board of Directors.

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Jim Remis is the Chair of the Board.

Hebrew Health Care
Dave Federman is a Corporator.

Jewish Federation of Greater Hartford
Dave Federman has participated at every level and chaired missions to Poland, the Former Soviet Union and Israel. Dave was Annual Campaign Chair and First Vice President for 2006 and 2007. He was honored with The Federation’s Young Leadership Award in 1984.

Jewish Links, Inc.
Dave is Founder, President and Chairman of the Board

Knights of Columbus
Scott Goodwin is a member.

Mandell Jewish Community Center
Dave Federman was President from 1986-1988, and was awarded their Outstanding Leadership Award in 1992. He is currently a Life Officer.

UCONN Law School
Bob Lally is a lecturer.

United States Coast Guard Academy
Bob Lally is a Member-at-Large of the Parents Association. Also for the Coast Guard Academy, he has been a frequent resource for tax matters involving cadets and their unique tax situations. His family has been a sponsor family for out-of-state cadets, and he has written the “Guide to Giving to the United States Coast Guard Academy.” Bob is also a licensed Coast Guard Captain.

Yale School of Music
Jim Remis is a member of the Board of Visitors of the Yale School of Music and the Leadership Council of the Yale Summer Music Festival in Norfolk, Connecticut.

“Community service is fundamental to the culture of our firm.”