Experience

Forty years of experience primarily engaged in a general business law practice in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts including bankruptcy, worker’s compensation, real estate, foreclosure, creditor’s rights, business law, and real estate development.

Client representation experience includes contract default disputes, foreclosures, employment disputes, contract enforcement, asset recovery, divorce and family law, landlord/tenant matters, leasing, zoning and land use, salvage and admiralty, and environmental compliance. Former Vista lawyer, consumer law practice defending clients in collection actions, foreclosure, bankruptcy, and consumer fraud cases, and housing complaints.

Represents real estate developers in matters valued up to $100 million.

Represented city governments and is a legal consultant for European companies. Experience also includes representation of commercial and consumer clients before State and Federal Public Utility Control, Transportation, and various administrative agencies.

As investor, experienced in real estate development, housing, and construction law matters.

Former Connecticut Worker’ Compensation Commissioner at Large.

Small claims hearing judge in over 100 cases between 1977 and 1993.

Member of the Governor’s Housing Task Force.

Designed and built State Plaza office building in New Haven Connecticut 1988.