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Richard C. Buturla is a Partner in the litigation department at Berchem Moses PC. He regularly represents private businesses, governmental entities, including their elected officials and employees, insurance carriers, and third-party administrators in general litigation matters with a focus on defense of civil rights claims, premises liability actions and workers’ compensation matters. He has successfully handled such matters in federal and state court and before various administrative agencies of the State.

 Attorney Buturla is very active in the community.  In 2018, he was a recipient of the prestigious Fairfield County 40 Under Forty Award which honors young business leaders. He is Vice President of the Cardinal Shehan Center, a non-profit organization located in Bridgeport, CT that offers a variety of programs and activities that address the educational and recreational needs of low-income families and children.

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Insurance Defense
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Municipal Law


  • Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • J.D. – 2010
  • Quinnipiac University, New Haven, Connecticut
    • B.A. – 2007
    • Honors: magna cum laude
    • Major: Financial Management

Professional Associations

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member, Present
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Bridgeport Bar Association, Member
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Cardinal Shehan Center, Bridgeport, Vice President of the Board of Directors
  • Bridgeport Police Department, New Recruit Training
  • Sterling House Community Center, Volunteer Coach

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2010
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut


  • 2018 Recipient of Fairfield County 40 Under Forty Award