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About Me

John Lino Ponzini of Counsel

  • Former Outside Counsel Attorney General State of Connecticut.

  • Former Special Public Defender, 

  • Elected Official.

  • Committee Foreclosures,

  • Fmr. Delegate Connecticut Bar Association.

  • Panel Attorney Connecticut Education Association.Consistent "Excellent" evaluations.

  • Fmr. Vice Chair Fiscal Committee City of Stamford.

  • Admitted State and Federal Courts Connecticut and New York.


Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    34 years
  2. Marriage & Prenuptials: 20%
    34 years
  3. Elder Law: 10%
    12 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • Daniel P Weiner

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Daniel Weiner Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

John Lino Ponzini

24 Hoyt Street
Stamford, CT, 06905-5601


NYCurrently registered 198903/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyConnecticut Education Assoc2000 - 2015
Outside CounselCT ATTY General1995 - 1998
Special Public DefenderState Of Connecticut Public Defender's Office1988 - 2000
Legal WriterAmerican Insurance Association1979 - 1980
InternNY County District Attorney (Manhattan)1979 - 1979
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Connecticut Bar AssociationDelegate1994 - 1996
Connecticut Bar Association, Criminal Justice SectionExecutive Committee1990 - 1991
Stamford/Norwalk Regional Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Connecticut Bar Association Foreclosures Superior Court, State of Connecticut CommitteeMemberN/A
Connecticut Bar Association, Unauthorized Practice of Law CommitteeFmr. MemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Representative CasesN/A
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Iona CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1977
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
WSTCRadio Talk Show1990
Annual MeetingCBA Annual MeetingN/A