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Practice Areas:

Criminal And Serious Motor Vehicle Defense, Operating Under the Influence, Juvenile Criminal Defense, Pardons


  When you are facing a criminal investigation or criminal charges, timely, professional advice is crucial to protecting your rights. Many people are trapped or coerced into giving confessions and making admissions in the mistaken belief that they can "clear things up"  on their own.  If you are facing criminal charges or a criminal investigation,  knowledge of your rights and professional representation can help to protect you from making bad decisions which can have serious consequences for your future.


   Linda J.  Sullivan is a native of New London, CT. She graduated cum laude from the University of Connecticut in 1975, with a major in French. She attended the University of Connecticut School Of Law, graduating in 1979. She was admitted to the Connecticut Bar and the U.S District Court in 1979. She is a former State of Connecticut Public Defender and a former counsel to the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities. Ms. Sullivan has dedicated herself to the practice of Criminal Defense. She brings a wealth of expertise to each case and can provide unparalleled service to her clients.


Languages spoken: French

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
    35 years
  2. Juvenile: 10%
    35 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • James O Ruane

    I am the current president of the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and I definitely endorse Attorney Sullivan for their work defending people charged with criminal offenses in Connecticut. Attorney Sullivan is a tireless fighter for the accused and zealously defends her clients. If you are seeking an attorney for help with a criminal case, you have found a good one in Attorney Sullivan.


    James Ruane DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Linda J. Sullivan, Attorney At Law

PO Box 147
East Lyme, CT, 06333, 06320, 06340, 06385


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLinda J. Sullivan Attorney at Law1994 - Present
Staff AttorneyState Of Connecticut, Commission on Human Rights and1993 - 1994
Assistant Public DefenderState Of Connecticut Public Defender's Office1986 - 1993
Associate AttorneyHempstead and Shenker1981 - 1982
Associate AttorneyMorgan Moukawsher and Willetts1979 - 1981
Association namePosition nameDuration
Connecticut Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of ConnecticutLawJD - Juris Doctor1979