Shanique D. Fenlator


Office Location: Hartford, CT



Shanique Fenlator is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s litigation department.  She received her Bachelor Of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Connecticut in 2007, where she was inducted into the International Honor Society for Psychology, Psi Chi, and her Juris Doctor from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 2011.  While in law school, Shanique served as the Notes & Comments Editor for the Connecticut Insurance Law Journal; participated in mock trial and the criminal appellate clinic; and was elected to the Moot Court Board after advancing as a Quarter Finalist in the William H. Hastie Moot Court Competition.

A zealous defense advocate, Shanique has significant litigation and trial experience.  Prior to joining Ryan Ryan Deluca in 2020, she represented and advised property owners and managers in summary process matters, municipal housing code compliance, and premises liability personal injury litigation.  Her current litigation practice focuses on the defense of retailers, businesses, and insurance carriers in matters related to premises liability, workers’ compensation, transportation, and personal injury disputes.

Shanique is admitted to the Connecticut Bar and the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Court Bar.