Our Qualifications



Ford Berry Associates has been working with individuals fo 26 years. Our professionals use their extensive personal and professional experience in financial services to help you pursue your goals.We offer a depth of expertise in investment planning,insurance and estate planning.

Christel Ford Berry, the principal of Ford Berry Associates, is a Connecticut attorney in private practice and an Investment Adviser Representative with Voya Financial Advisors.

After receiving her B.A. as a senior scholar at Barnard College, she obtained a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1979. She began her legal practice in Hartford, CT with Hebb & Gitlin and thereafter with Shipman & Goodwin. In 1984, Christel started her own law practice concentrating in the areas of estate planning, estate administration and real estate law. Shortly thereafter, she established a practice in financial services.

Christel has been an active member of the Greater Hartford community and has served numerous organizations. Currently, she serves as a Trustee of Westfield State University, the Hartford  Seminary,The Fund for Greater Hartford and as a member of the Professional Advisory Board for the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving,     ,,.,Thethe,,,,     ,,,,,, aand  . She presently resides in Hartford with her husband Thomas.

She is  registered and licensed to sell a variety of financial and insurance products.


We look forward to speaking with you.