Seth R. Garbarsky

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law

J.D., Western New England University, 2001

B.A., Syracuse University, 1998

Courses Taught
  • Prosecution Externship
Seth R. Garbarsky

Seth R. Garbarsky is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. He holds degrees from Western New England University and Syracuse University. He has been a prosecutor for the Judicial District of New Haven since 2002. In this role, Garbarsky represents the State of Connecticut in criminal felony prosecutions. During the course of his career as a prosecutor, Garbarsky has tried over 40 felony criminal jury cases and 10 murder trials to verdict. He also supervises the New Haven Cold Case Unit, which is responsible for bringing perpetrators of unsolved murders to justice. In 2018, he was the recipient of the distinguished Oliver Ellsworth Prosecutor of the Year award.