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As a graduate of Boston University in 1981 and Albany Law School in 1984, Attorney Kaplan has practiced extensively in the areas of real estate, commercial transactions, real estate tax appeals, bankruptcy, personal injury, foreclosures and landlord/tenant disputes.

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A respected member of the Connecticut State and Federal court systems, he also is admitted to practice in New York and the District of Columbia.

Attorney Kaplan has earned a legal ability rating of *BV® (High to Very High) from Martindale-Hubbell, a national publication that rates attorneys based upon their legal ability and ethical standards.


Attorney Kaplan is an elected member of the Planning and Zoning Commission of Orange,CT and has previously served on the Zoning Board of Appeals. He is also an adjunct professor at Norwalk Community College.


Attorney Kaplan is committed to maintaining personal contact with every single client and, with the assistance of a dedicated professional staff, has supervision over each file.


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Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 65%
  2. Landlord & Tenant: 20%
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
  4. Foreclosure: 5%


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  • Raymond J Rigat

    I have practiced law for over twenty-five years, and have known Paul professionally for over fifteen. He has my highest possible endorsement as an attorney and gentleman. Paul is well respected among his peers, and has a reputation for truthfulness and honesty second to none. He possesses formidable legal acumen, and impressive analytical ability. He is generous to clients, and other attorneys, with his time. He displays impressive attention to detail, which is so essential to litigation and transactional work. He has a sterling personal character. Paul Kaplan's clients are extremely well served, and he is a pleasure to work with as a colleague.


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Contact info

Paul M. Kaplan, Esq.

1948 Chapel St
New Haven, CT, 06515-2211


NYCurrently registered 198507/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
5 out of 5 Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Elected Member; Orange CT Planning & Zoning CommissionTown of Orange CT2004
Member Zoning Board of AppealsTown of Orange, CT1999
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorNorwalk Community College2002 - Present
OwnerKaplan Law, LLC1995 - Present
AttorneyRobert Ginsburg, P.C.1988 - 1995
AttorneyBrown, paindiris & Zarella1985 - 1988
AttorneyRapaport & Benedict, P.C.1984 - 1985
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York State Bar AssociationMember1985 - Present
Connecticut Bar AssociationMember Real Property Section1984 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Albany Law School of Union UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Boston UniversitySociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1981