Kristen Noelle Hatcher, J.D.

Medical Access Attorney

Connecticut Legal Services


Attorney Hatcher practices at Connecticut Legal Services where she is a medical access attorney.  There she advocates through individual and class legal representation, as well as systemic advocacy on behalf of low-income people to gain access to healthcare.   This advocacy includes a focused initiative, led by Hatcher, that addresses racial disparities in healthcare-this an area in which Atty. Hatcher has academic and practical experience both in her  pre-law schooling and career, as well as a fellowship devoted to this topic completed in the spring of 2011.   Atty. Hatcher participated in the health disparities committee of the Sustinet board and currently serves as a Commissioner on the State Commission on Health Equity where she co-chairs the Resource Development Committee and serves on the Legislative Committee.