2015: Public Service Award

Juri Taalman, SB’63

  • Partner, Brignole, Bush & Lewis

Hartford, Connecticut

Juri Taalman is a partner at the law firm of Brignole, Bush & Lewis, and he has 10 years of international legal experience, including service as the American Bar Association liaison to the Republic of Estonia.  When Estonia gained independence, Taalman was instrumental in the development of both its legal and commercial structures as the special adviser to the chief justice of the Supreme Court of Estonia where he also served as the United States Information Agency professional-in-residence, and in that capacity he conducted professional training for judges and attorneys.