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Renee C. Bauer has been representing clients in Connecticut for over a decade. Her skill and legal expertise is widely recognized by peers and courts alike, as shown by her inclusion in the list of Rising Stars℠ by Super Lawyers®. Attorney Bauer gained national notoriety in 2010, after trying and winning a case that set a precedent for children suing parents for paying college tuition. In addition to teaching legal seminars, she also contributes various articles to legal publications, furthering the knowledge of those in the legal community. Attorney Bauer is currently a member of the Connecticut Bar Association, Family Law Section, the Connecticut Council for Non-Adversarial Divorce, and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts. She is also admitted to practice in the United States District Court for Connecticut. Attorney Bauer has founded her own firm, Bauer Law Group, and authored the book, “The Ultimate Guide to Solo and Small Firm Success”. Contact her now to find out how she can assist you! 


Practice areas


  1. Child Support: 20%
  2. Adoption: 20%
  3. Divorce: 20%
  4. Family: 20%
  5. Child Custody: 20%



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Bauer Law Group, LLC

2531 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT, 06518


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Litigator of the YearConnecticut Law Tribune2015
AV Preeminent RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Recipient of the TOP 10 Attorney Award Under the Age of 40National Academy of Family Law Attorneys2014
Connecticut Super LawyerNew England Super Lawyers2014
New England Rising StarNew England Super Lawyers2013
New Leader in the LawThe Connecticut Law Tribune2012
New England Rising StarNew England Super Lawyers2012
New England Rising StarNew England Super Lawyers2011
New England Rising StarNew England Super Lawyer2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalBauer Law Group, LLC2007 - Present
AttorneyLaw office of Frank J. Riccio2003 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Greater Bridgeport Bar AssociationMemberN/A
New Haven County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Connecticut Bar Association, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Connecticut Council for Non-Adversarial DivorceCommittee MemberN/A
Association of Family and Conciliation CourtsMemberN/A
Connecticut Women in the LawMemberN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
Connecticut Law TribuneConsciously Uncoupling: The New Divorce2015
Connecticut Law TribuneThe End May be a New Beginning2014
Addicus BooksDivorce in Connecticut2013
Connecticut Law TribuneBranding Is Not Just For Cattle2013
Natural AwakeningsPeacemaking for Power2013
Connecticut Lawyer30 Tips to a Successful Solo Practice2012
Connecticut LawyersSexting Dangers2010
Connecticut Law TribuneMoving Forward, By Looking Back2010
LawFirst PublishingBook: The Ultimate Guide to Solo and Small Firm Success2009
The Connecticut LawyerCase Closed2008
The Connecticut LawyerFree Falling2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of ConnecticutGovernmental CommunicationsOther - BachelorsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Public Speaking EngagementThe Civil Divorce2016
Connecticut Bar AssociationThe Legal Entrepreneur2014
Fairfield County Bar AssociationPeacemaking with Purpose2013
Fairfield County Bar AssociationFrom Solo to Success2012
Panel Discussion at Quinnipiac University School of LawOpening a Law Practice After Graduation2011
Connecticut Bar AssociationTechnology in the Solo and Small Firm2010
Ultimate Guide to Solo and Small Firm SuccessBusiness Management2009
Going it AlonePractice Management2009