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Richard R Brown

Richard R Brown

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Administrative Law, Litigation

About Me

i have been practicing law since i was admitted in Connecticut in 1971. i also have been admitted to the US District Court in Ct. as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appleals in 1972; i was admitted to the US Supreme Ct in 1996.i was an Assistant Attorney General from 1971-1973. I was a prosecutor for the State of Connecticut from 1973-1975.in 1975 i opened up my own law frim and in 1977 i merged my practice with Attorney Nick Paindiris.....the law firm is now Brown, Paindiris and Scott, LLP, with 5 different locations in Connecticut..


The majority of my practice is in the area of criminal law, both in the state and federal courts,including a White Collar practice.Additionally i have developed a significant Administrative Law  practice, where i routinely represent professionals such as doctors,lawyers and nurses before various state and federal agencies.Check out more information at our web site  rbrown@bpslawyers.com

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1971

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Administrative Law: 40%
  3. Litigation: 10%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Nicholas Paindiris

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Brown is a meticulous, knowledgeable and hard working attorney who will not accept a No for an answer from officials other than a judge; he fights very hard to get the desired result and he is realistic.

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    Nicholas Paindiris Corporate & Incorporation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse this lawyer. Dick is careful, creative and effective advocate.

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    Joseph Meaney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP

100 Pearl Street
Hartford, CT, 06103-4506

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive197109/23/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV ratedMartindale-Hubbell2015
ListedBest Lawyers in America2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
senior attorneyBrown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP1977 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Trial lawyersFellow1989 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Bar Admissions CommitteeMember1985 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionPast Chairman1980 - 1982
Connecticut Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionMember1976 - Present
Hartford County Bar AssociationMember1975 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember1972 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
CONNECTICUT MEDICINEDEALING WITH CT. DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH-DISCIPLINARY HEARINGS2014
Connecticut MedicineDealing with Disciplinary Hearings before Connecticut’s Department of Health1993

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of the Connecticut School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
University of MassachusettsN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1968

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
CLE -10 KEYS TO ADMITTING /EXCLUDING EVIDENCEEVIDENCE2014
Annual Conference CBACRIMINAL LAW COURT PRACTICE2014