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Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Contracts: 35%
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 30%
    10 years, 700 cases
  3. Entertainment: 15%
  4. Business: 15%
  5. Litigation: 5%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Angelo Paul Sevarino

    I have had the privilege of knowing Cherron as a fellow Magistrate. She currently is president of our association and has earned the deep respect of her fellow Magistrates in her organizational skills and leadership.


    Angelo Sevarino Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Garlinck Dumont

    I endorse this lawyer. I have had the privilege of working with Attorney Payne on two separate occasions on a landlord/tenant matter. She was always professional, courteous and easy to work with. She is truly an asset to the legal community.


    Garlinck Dumont Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

ACP Law Firm, LLC

1028 Boulevard
Suite 227
West Hartford, CT, 06119-1801


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 10 Attorney in State of ConnecticutAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Top 100 Trial Attorney in State of ConnecticutAmerican Academy of Trial Attorneys2015
ACP Law Firm, LLC Top 10 Law Firm in ConnecticutAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Selected as Sole Delegate to UIDP ConferenceUniversity of Connecticut Health Center2015
Alumni Recognition as a MagistrateVanderbilt University Law School2015
Emerging Leader AwardAfrican American Legacy Project2014
Professional Achievement Award: Alumnae Hall of Fame InducteeNotre Dame Academy2013
Minority High Achievers in the LawConnecticut Law Tribune2011
"40 Under Forty" Top Business ProfessionalsHartford Business Journal2011
Academic HonorsOxford University2003
Certificate of Recognition for Law JournalVanderbilt University Law School2001
Graduate Prize FellowshipHarvard University1996
United States Academic TeamUSA Today1995
Summa Cum LaudeOhio University1995
Woman of Distinction AwardOhio University1994
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
MagistrateState of Connecticut Judicial Branch2011 - Present
Founder and Managing PrincipalACP Law Firm, LLC2010 - Present
Contract SpecialistUniversity of Connecticut Health Center2010 - Present
Instructor of Landlord-Tenant LawLifeLearn-West Hartford, CT2011 - 2012
Adjunct Instructor of LawNorthwestern Connecticut Community College2011 - 2013
AttorneyThe Jorgensen Law Firm, LLC2008 - 2009
Corporate CounselEnvironmental Systems Products Holdings, Inc.2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember2015 - Present
Connecticut Magistrate AssociationPresident2014 - Present
Connecticut Magistrates AssociationVice President2012 - 2014
Connecticut Community Boating, Inc.Advisory Board Member2011 - Present
Cetacean Society International, Inc.Board of Directors/Legislative Liaison2010 - 2012
Hartford Children's TheatreBoard of Directors2010 - 2011
Interval HouseCertified Domestic Violence Counselor and Legal Advocate2010 - 2012
Oliver Ellsworth American Inn of CourtAttorney Member2009 - 2012
Lawyers Collaborative for DiversityMember2005 - 2010
George W. Crawford Black Bar AssociationMember2003 - 2008
Publication nameTitleDate
Clinical LeaderThe "State" of Clinical Trial Contracts: What Pharma Sponsors Need to Know2015
Toledo Blade9 Local Legends Receive Awards for Blazing Trails: Emerging Leaders Honored Too2014
The Sojourner's TruthAn Emerging Leader2014
Holland-Springfield JournalTwo NDA Graduates Inducted into School's Hall of Fame2013
The SpectatorNoah Webster and the Evolution of Copyright Law2011
Connecticut Law TribuneMinority High Achievers in the Law2011
Hartford Business Journal"40 Under Forty" Winners2011
Connecticut Law TribuneMinorities and the Law: Nobody Knew I Was There2009
Hartford CourantFamily May Sue Over Injury2008
Connecticut Law TribuneA New Remedy Cures a Longtime Inequity2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Oxford UniversityHistoryAdvanced Diploma2003
Vanderbilt University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Harvard University Law SchoolHistory of ScienceMA - Masters1997
Ohio UniversityTelecommunicationsBS - Bachelor of Science1995
Purdue UniversityNot applicableNot ApplicableN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Windsor Stem AcademyLaw and Education2015
University of Connecticut Health Center Clinical TrialsContract Procedure for Clinical Trial Agreements2013
Law CourseLandlord-Tenant Law2010
Career DayPreparing for Law School and a Law Career2009