Attorney Aigné Goldsby was born in Philadelphia, PA and grew up in nearby Reading, PA. She attended Reading Senior High School and Bryn Mawr College before attending the University of Connecticut School of Law where she graduated in 2016.
Thus far in her legal practice, Attorney Goldsby has gained extensive experience in pretrial and trial proceedings. She has taken and defended over two hundred depositions and completed four jury trials to verdict. Attorney Goldsby’s clients have included insurance companies, healthcare providers, municipalities, product manufacturers, and school districts.
Attorney Goldsby is a law school coach and helps pre-law and law students achieve their lawyers dreams by using their value so they can leverage it into successful legal careers. She started Black Esquire® in 2018 because she wanted to help increase diversity in the legal profession and was tired of seeing up and coming lawyers who looked like her struggle on their legal journeys. She is also a speaker and engages in diversity, equity and inclusion consulting.
Attorney Goldsby is a past President of the George W. Crawford Black Bar Association in Connecticut. She is also active in the Connecticut Bar Association as a member of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee and the Diversity Director of the Young Lawyers Section. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the ACLU of Connecticut, Co-chair of the Town if Cromwell’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, and as a member of the Division of Criminal Justice Community Engagement Board.
She is passionate about helping her clients achieve their goals and excited to give back to her community she has grown to love.