Experience

Forty Eight years of experience primarily engaged in a business law practice in,

Connecticut, New York, and Massachusetts including, but not limited to

bankruptcy, workers’ compensation, real estate, foreclosure, consumer, franchise,

probate and estates, creditor’s rights, business law, real estate development,

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. Represented 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 300 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. Service Award, The Republic of Italy, 2003; Rank

of Commander, Order of Saints Maurice and Lazarus, House of Savoy, 2004.

Adjunct Professor, Quinnipiac Law School.