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Gregory J Cava

Gregory J Cava

Practice areas:

Land Use & Zoning, Commercial, Appeals, Residential

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About Me

Public Offices Held

  • Board of Education, Region 12 (elected 2009)

  • Justice of the Peace (2005-2009)

  • Commissioner of the Inland Wetland Commission of the Town of Roxbury, Connecticut (2000-2009), a municipal land use board regulating building, construction and related activities that may affect inland wetlands and watercourses

  • Planning & Zoning Commissioner in the Town of Darien, Connecticut (1989-1993) and a voting member of the Darien Environmental Protection Commission, the inland wetland and conservation commission of the Town of Darien

  • Special Constable of the Town of Roxbury (2007)


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Land Use & Zoning: 70%
    32 years
  2. Commercial: 20%
    32 years
  3. Residential: 5%
    32 years
  4. Appeals: 5%
    27 years



Hourly ($225-400/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

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Contact Info


Attorney & Counselor at Law
New Milford, CT, 06776

Gregory J. Cava

Attorney & Counselor at Law
POB 209
Roxbury, CT, 06783

Gregory J. Cava, Attorney & Counselor At Law

POB 209
Roxbury, CT, 06783





Professional Misconduct

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Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Listing (2008-10)Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers2009
Listing (2006-10)Connecticut Super Lawyers2006
Listing (2005-10)Best Lawyers in America2005
AV Rating (2004-10)Martindale-Hubbell2004

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
N/AGregory J. Cava, Attorney & Counselor at Law2007 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorQuinnipiac University2003 - 2004
N/AZeldes Needle & Cooper, P.C.1983 - 2007


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American College of Mortgage AttorneysFellow2010 - Present
Housatonic Habitat for HumanityVice President & Director2008 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Committee on the Unauthorized Practice of LawMember2005 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Task Force on the Future of the ProfessionTask Force Member2005 - 2006
Connecticut Bar Association, Task Force on Attorney Trust AccountsTask Force Member2005 - Present
American College of Real Estate Lawyers, Leasing CommitteeMember2004 - Present
American College of Real Estate Lawyers, Land Use/Environmental CommitteeFellow2004 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Real Property SectionChairman2003 - 2005
Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, Real Estate CommitteeCo-Chairman2002 - 2004
Connecticut Bar Association, Common Interest Manual Drafting CommitteeMember2002 - Present
Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, Real Estate CommitteeChairman1996 - 1998
Connecticut Bar Association, Real Property SectionExecutive Committee1995 - Present
Connecticut Attorneys Title Insurance CompanyDirector1989 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1983 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1983 - Present
Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, Real Estate CommitteeMember1983 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawN/AJuris Doctor1983
Boston UniversityPhilosophyB.A. summa cum laude1980

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Real Estate Closings from A to Z: Navigate Your Closings With Confidence,Future Developments and Ethics of Real Estate Representation2008
Commercial Real Estate TransactionsCommercial Real Estate Contracts and Due Diligence2008
Commercial Real Estate TransactionsCommercial Real Estate Contracts; Due Diligence2008
Commercial LeasingCommercial Leasing2008
Real Estate SymposiumMulti-Jurisdictional Practice2007
Commercial Real Estate TransactionsCommercial Real Estate Contracts; Due Diligence2007
CBA Annual MeetingCommercial Real Estate Transactions2007
Multijurisdictional Practice by Lawyers: Should the Legal Restriction on Such Practice be Reduced?Multi-Jurisdictional Practice2006
Documentation Issues for CondominiumsCondominium Documentation2006
Condominium Practice in ConnecticutCondominium issues2006
Commercial Real Estate TransactionsCommercial REal Estate Contracts and Due Diligence2006
CBA annual MeetingCurrent Developments in Real Estate Law2006
Condominium & Planned Community Practice in ConnecticutCondominium Issues2005
Annual Meeting, New England Land Title AssociationElectronic Land Records2005
Commercial Real Estate Transactions; From Contract Through ClosingTransactional Practice2004
Meeting of ConnecticutTitle AssociationUSA Patriot Act — Real Estate Industry Implications2003