2021 Connecticut Land Conservation Conference

June 8, 10, 15, & 17

Virtual Conference

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Keith Ainsworth

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Keith Ainsworth

Managing Member
Law Offices of Keith R. Ainsworth, Esq., LLC

Keith Ainsworth has been an environmental and land use litigator of the New Haven Bar for three decades. He has a broad conservation-based practice representing land trusts, non-profits, land owners and businesses in transactions and litigation throughout Connecticut before administrative agencies and state and federal courts. Currently he serves as a member of the CT Council on Environmental Quality and as a former chair of the CT Bar Association Environmental Law section and municipal first selectman (Haddam), Keith has a perspective from several sides of the table.

A graduate of Tufts with a B.S. in biology, environmental studies and English literature, Keith brings a scientific and analytical background to the law. Keith is a life member of the Madison Land Conservation Trust and served on the national leadership council of Trout Unlimited. Keith also serves as General Counsel to Vista Life Innovations, Inc., a private educational institute for adults with intellectual disabilities.

Keith is also an avid outdoorsman and the author of several volumes of poetry.

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