Leadership Banks

Where You Bank Makes a Difference!

Choose a Leadership Bank to improve access to justice in Connecticut


We extend thanks to Leadership Banks that pay the highest rate on IOLTA and IOTA balances and generously waive service fees to provide additional funding for civil legal aid in Connecticut.


2019 Leadership Banks

  • Bank of America, N.A.
  • Bank of New York Mellon
  • Capital Bank, N.A.
  • The First Bank of Greenwich
  • First Suffield Bank, a Division of PeoplesBank
  • HSBC National Bank USA, N.A.
  • PNC Bank
  • Signature Bank
  • Start Community Bank
  • Sterling National Bank
  • Thomaston Savings Bank
  • Torrington Savings Bank
  • Washington Trust Company
  • Wells Fargo, N.A. (pays the highest rate on balances over $100,000)
  • Westfield Bank

Click here to access a listing of all eligible financial institutions.