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Morris James Busca

Employment and labor Attorney at New London, CT

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also known as "Mickey"


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I am a seasoned labor and employment attorney with a demonstrated record of success in the cost-effective resolution of labor and employment matters through excellent communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills and knowledge.  I possess more than thirty years of responsible experience in all facets of public and private sector labor relations, employment law and human resource management.  I am an arbitrator with the National Association of Securities Dealers and an employment and commercial arbitrator with the American Dispute Resolution Center, Inc.  I am also a mediator with the CT Department of Education, responsible for mediating municipal administrator and teacher collective bargaining contracts.  I am a Executive Committee member of the CT Bar Association's Labor and Employment Law Section and served as Chair of the section.

 

My only deficiency is golf:  I have a passion for the game that is not returned.  Maybe the new driver will help.

 

Mickey

Licensed for 24 years
State CT
Status Active
Acquired 1998
Updated 11/27/2022
State MA
Status Active
Acquired 1998
Updated 12/26/2022

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

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Morris James Busca
300 State Street
Suite 315-316
New London, CT, 06320
Morris James Busca
Busca Law Firm, Llc
300 State St-Ste 315-316
New London, CT, 063206152
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Posted by Phil | November 22, 2017
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| Hired Attorney
Needed help with an employee
I'm a general dentist who was faced with a bit of a complicated issue with a long term employee. Mickey was able to clearly spell out the law as it pertained to my specific situation. This allowed for a understanding of the options afforded to me by the law. Together, we came up with a solution that brought a wonderful resolution to the issue I was facing. My employee was pleased and grateful for the way she was able to leave my practice. I could not recommend Mickey too strongly. The service he provided was superb.
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Posted by anonymous | November 22, 2015
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| Consulted Attorney
Recommendation
I was recently referred to attorney Busca for a labor matter. He advised me or my options and pursued a course of action in a smooth and timely manner bringing quick results.Thank you very much Attorney Busca.
Posted by Suzanne | December 5, 2014
Someone you can count on!
Morris (Mickey) Busca, worked on a case for myself and three co-workers this year, to a successful end! His knowledge of Labor Law, provided the answers to small details that evenually won our case. I never lost confidence in him, because he told us up front that he never takes a case that he can't win. His confidence came through, Smart, friendly, informative all the way! I fully recommend him to anyone seeking his legal advice. He is a winner!
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Posted by Walter M | September 8, 2010
Lawyer for the Short-Changed
Attorney Busca is bright, widely knowledgeable in his field of employment law. He asks the right questions. He listens closely to your answers. He asks for clarification and synthesizes all he knows about your case and about relevant law into one, useful package. In the face of the defense attornery, Mickey is patient, careful, deceptively quiet, and one step ahead of the opposition. Mickey is also very good at letting you know when you go "off track" with excessive demands, overly personnal responses to the opposition, and just plain irrational. I like this guy. I'd rehire him in a heartbeat.
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AVVO RATING 7.6 (Very Good)

Education

  • University of Connecticut
  • BA
  • N/A
  • University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • MS
  • N/A
  • Massachusetts School of Law at Andover
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • N/A

Legal Cases

  • Monique Almeida v. Athena Health Care Associates, Inc. and Bayview Health Care Center, Inc.
  • Denial of summary judgment-settlement
  • Rachel J. Edwards v. Edwards Wines,LLC d/b/a Jonathan Edwards Winery et al.
  • Motion to Strike defeated
  • Brantley v. Local 825, New Haven Firefighters, IAFF
  • Motion to Dismiss granted
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Associations

  • American Arbitration Association
  • Employment Law arbitrator
  • 2017 - Present
  • CT Department of Education
  • Mediator
  • 2008 - Present
  • American Dispute Resolution Center, Inc.
  • Arbitrator, commercial and employment
  • 2005 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • Italian

Publications

  • Connecticut Law Tribune
  • "Are They Worth It?"
  • 2009
  • National Law Journal
  • "Companies Sweat Over Bonus Turmoil"
  • 2009
  • Connecticut Law Tribune
  • Older Workers Act A Good Template for Valid Waivers
  • 2007

Speaking Engagements

  • 2016 Annual Labor & Employment Law Conference
  • Employer Investigations
  • 2016

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (3)
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Employment and labor Attorney | Dec 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Busca has a great deal of experience and expertise in employment matters. He's an excellent resource, very knowledgeable and exceptionally pleasant to work with. I endorse him without hesitation."
Unknown Attorney | Apr 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. A highly skilled and respected lawyer in the community."
Employment and labor Attorney | Jan 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Attorney Busca. As evidenced by the number of questions Mickey has so generously answered ...assisting colleagues and fellow members of the Connecticut Employment Lawyers Association, it’s clear that he has a superior understanding of this field of law, and is exceptionally well thought of in the legal community."
Employment and labor Attorney | Aug 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Mickey Busca. Mickey has served with me on the CT Bar Association's Labor and Employment Law Section Executive Committee. Moreover, Mickey and I have been on opposite sides of employment matters in which Mickey represented his client dilligently and zealously, but always maintaining civility in order to get the best possible deal for his client. He is a knowledgeable employment lawyer."
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New London Employment and labor Lawyer Morris James Busca
Morris James Busca
Employment and labor Attorney
New London, CT
Licensed for 24 years