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Eva M Defranco

Eva M Defranco

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Mediation, Personal Injury

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
    29 years
  2. Mediation: 40%
    29 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    29 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Kevin M Black

    Eva is a well known and highly respected litigation attorney. She is smart, personable and dedicated to he clients. I endorse this lawyer.


    Kevin Black Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Richard P Hastings

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Richard Hastings Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Collins, Hannafin, Garamella, Jaber & Tuozzolo, P.C.

148 Deer Hill Avenue
Danbury, CT, 06810-7727




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Distinguished Service AwardCt Council for Non-Adversarial Divorce2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
FellowCt. Bar Foundation2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
TrainerCt Family Mediation Training Group2014 - 2015
Managing PartnerCollins, Hannafin, P.C.1986 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Collaborative Divorce Group of Western CtPresident2015 - Present
Academy of Professional Family MediatorsMember2014 - Present
Collaborative Divorce Team of ConnecticutMember2013 - Present
James W. Coopers Fellowsmember2010 - Present
Ct Council for Non-Adversarial DivorceBoard of Directors2009 - Present
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMember2007 - Present
Danbury Bar AssociationPast President1998 - 1999
Boards of the Danbury Regional Commission on Child Care, Rights, and Abuse, Inc.Past President1990 - 1999
Danbury Family BarPast Chairperson1986 - Present
Greater Danbury Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1986 - Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember1986 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Connecticut School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Southern Connecticut State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1983

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
VariousDivorce Mediation2015
Mediation basic TrainingDivorce Mediation2015
UUCD speaking engagementConflict Resolution2014
Ct Family Mediation Training GroupMediation2014
Public Speaking Engagements in DanburyCollaborative Divorce2013