Isaias Diaz

Isaias Diaz

Hartford, Connecticut

Isaias T. Diaz was born and raised in the north end of Waterbury, CT.  His parents moved to Waterbury from Penuelas Puerto Rico and were one of the first Puerto Rican families to reside in the city.  The son of Nelida and Hiram Diaz, Isaias is one of nine children and has 21 nieces and nephews.  He teaches mock trial skills to Quinnipiac School of Law mock trial teams and has been an advocate for Latino advancement since he was nineteen years old.  Attorney Diaz is also a mentor to Latino youth and was a former youth pastor before becoming an attorney.   Attorney Diaz was also Chairman of the Connecticut Latino and Puerto Rican Affairs Commission for four years and was named a Super Lawyers "Rising Star" in 2014.


Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Auto Accident
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accident
  • Slip And Fall Injuries
  • Workers Compensation Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Concentration in Civil Advocacy and Dispute Resolution , Quinnipiac School of Law, 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 2008
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 2008


  • Quinnipiac School of Law (formerly University of Bridgeport School of Law), Bridgeport, Connecticut
    • Juris Doctor cum laude - 2007
    • Honors: QUSL Mock Trial Northeast Regional Champion (TYLA)

Honors and Awards

  • 2014 Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2014 - 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State of Connecticut Latino, Chairman
  • Puerto Rican Affairs Commission, Chairman
  • Connecticut Hispanic Bar Association, Member
  • Republican Town Committee, Member
  • Greater Waterbury Young Republicans, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Dedicated time and talents to serving inner-city Latino youths for over a decade


  • Spanish