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Shari-Lynn Cuomo Shore

Shari-Lynn Cuomo Shore

also known as Shari-Lynn Cuomo Shore

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Estate Planning, Probate

About Me

The Hamden, Connecticut law firm of Wolf & Shore, LLC  is comprised of Kristen Wolf, Esq. and Shari-Lynn Cuomo Shore, Esq.  Attorney Wolf and Attorney Shore previously worked together at Riordan, Cutting & Shore, LLP and opened their own Hamden practice in January, 2012.  Wolf & Shore, LLC is a general practice firm that focuses primarily on family law, probate administration and estate planning, elder law, juvenile law, business formation and dissolution, criminal defense and criminal pardons.

Wolf & Shore, LLC approaches each case in a client-centric and comprehensive manner because we believe in personal service. We offer each client personalized representation with an emphasis on accessibility. We understand that our clients’ needs supersede all else and have developed various methods to address clients’ concerns promptly and efficiently. If you choose to retain our firm, you can be confident that you will have one-on-one communication with your attorney, your phone calls and e-mails will be returned, your questions will be answered, and you will be kept informed throughout the duration of your case.

We are well-versed in our various practice areas and our experience allows us to combine both litigation and mediation techniques, while simultaneously being sensitive to your emotional needs, to handle each individual matter. We focus on building positive relationships with each client by providing high quality, thorough, and when needed, aggressive legal representation. We pride ourselves on our integrity, work ethic and zealous representation of our clients and have earned a reputation for achieving positive results. We are dedicated to providing our clients professional, reliable and cost-effective representation. 

From our Hamden, Connecticut location, we represent people throughout Connecticut, including New Haven, Milford, Hartford, Bridgeport, Middletown, Southington, Waterbury, New London,  and Branford. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Divorce & Separation: 45%
    6 years
  2. Child Custody: 25%
    6 years
  3. Probate: 10%
    6 years
  4. Estate Planning: 10%
    6 years
  5. Child Support: 10%
    6 years



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Daniel Harris Miller

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Daniel Miller Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael John Dolan

    Shari does great work for all of her clients


    Michael Dolan Medical Malpractice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Wolf & Shore, LLC

3190 Whitney Avenue
Building 5
Hamden, CT, 06518



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
New Haven's Finest ProfessionalsCystic Fibrosis Foundation2013
Top Attorneys New England Rising Stars-Family LawSuper Lawyers2013
New England Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2013
Connecticut Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2013
Pro Bono AwardConnecticut Bar Association Young Lawyers Section2013
Marketplace Excellence AwardConnecticut Better Business Bureau2013
Coach RecognitionWest Haven High School2003
Official CitationState of Connecticut General Assembly2001
Certificate of AwardConnecticut Consortium for Law and Citizenship2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWolf & Shore, LLC2012 - Present
Assigned CounselOffice Of The Chief Public Defender2010 - Present
PartnerRiordan, Cutting & Shore, LLP2009 - 2011
Sales Assistant/Tradeshow CoordinatorPexagon Technology2008 - 2009
Law ClerkSchenectady County District Attorney2006 - 2008

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Quinnipiac University School of Law Family and Juvenile Law Society MentorMentor2013 - Present
Connecticut Italian-American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association-Professionalism and CLE CommitteeMember2013 - Present
Hamden Chamber of CommerceMember2013 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association-Young Lawyers SectionSmall Firm & Solo Practice Committee Co-Chair2013 - Present
The Foundation of the New Haven County BarVice President2013 - Present
New Haven County Bar Association, Lawyer Referral Service CommitteeMember2013 - Present
Better Business BureauAccredited Business2013 - Present
National Italian-American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
New Haven Inn of CourtMember2013 - Present
New Haven County Bar Association-Trusts, Estates and Probation CommitteeMember2012 - Present
Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce-PULSEMember2012 - Present
American Bar Association-Young Lawyers Division National Public Service Project-Project SaluteMember & Veterans Benefits Accredited Attorney2012 - Present
New Haven County Bar AssociationMembership Committee Co-Chair2012 - Present
Magic 8 Healthcare Networking GroupMember2012 - 2013
West Haven Bar AssociationMember2012 - 2013
The Foundation of the New Haven County BarSocial Media & Website Chair2012 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Estates and Probate SectionMember2012 - Present
Connecticut Employment Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - 2013
Quinnipiac Chamber of CommerceMember2012 - 2013
New Haven Area Senior Networking GroupMember2012 - 2013
Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionChild Welfare & Juvenile Law Chair2012 - 2013
Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers SectionEducation Law Chair2012 - 2013
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Milford Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2011 - Present
The Foundation of the New Haven County BarBoard of Directors2011 - Present
New Haven County Bar Association, Membership CommitteeMember2011 - Present
Network of Executive WomenMember2011 - 2013
New Haven County Bar Association, Family Law CommitteeMember2011 - Present
NHCBA New Haven Young Lawyers SectionMember2010 - Present
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm DivisionMember2010 - Present
New Haven County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Hartford County Bar AssociationMember2010 - 2013
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionMember2008 - Present
West Haven High School Mock TrialCoach2001 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Albany Law School of Union UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
University of RochesterEnglishB.A.2005

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Weekly MeetingTop 10 Tips for Estate Planning2013
SeminarGoing Commando: Lessons from the Field on Starting Your Own Practice2013
Client SeminarBuilding a Confident Retirement2013
Weekly Rotarian Meeting-WallingfordTop 10 Tips for Estate Planning2012
Weekly Rotarian Meeting-North BranfordTop 10 Tips for Estate Planning2012
SeminarGoing Commando: Lessons from the Field on Starting Your Own Practice2012
Cooking with Craig-Highland Health CenterTop 10 Question to Ask an Attorney2012
Smart Living Center SeminarBenefits of Early Estate Planning2011
Smart Living Center SeminarConcerns of the Sandwich Generation2011