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  • Salvatore Bonanno
    Law Offices of Salvatore Bonanno
    67 Russ Street, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 65 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Have you been arrested for a criminal offense? Will you have to go to prison? Get Attorney Bonanno
  • Robert Britt
    Ruel Ruel Goings & Britt
    One Constitution Plaza, 6th Floor, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 35 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “I came to attorney Rob Britt with a very difficult case with multiple charges. he took my case no questions asked got to know me on a personal level, made me feel very confident in him and for very good reason. for a case...
  • Patrick Tomasiewicz
    Fazzano & Tomasiewicz, LLC
    96 Oak Street, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 30 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mr. Tomasiewicz made the unthinkable happen for me in court. I recommend his services to anyone who is looking for a knowledgeable, persistent and eloquent attorney. I cannot thank him enough for what he has done. He is a...
  • Trent LaLima
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    Santos & LaLima, P.C.
    50 Russ St, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Attorney LaLima has extensive experience handling a wide range of criminal cases, from high-profile murders, sexual assault crimes, and other felonies to DUI, domestic violence, and misdemeanors. He can be hired from the pre-arrest stage to try to...

    Practice area
    50% Criminal defense, 20% White collar crime, 10% DUI and DWI, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    CT, Active since 2013

  • Jonathan Sills
    The Sills Law Firm, LLC
    645 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 27 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.7  
    Licensed
         For more than a decade, Attorney Jonathan R. Sills has represented the accused in criminal and drunk driving defense cases throughout the state of Connecticut. In addition, Attorney Sills helps his clients through complex processes involving ...
  • John Maxwell
    Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP
    100 Pearl Street, 2nd Floor, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Licensed
    Senior Partner John Maxwell has been practicing law in Connecticut for over 30 years and joined the firm of Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP in 1979. He practices primarily in the areas of criminal law, civil litigation and workers’ compensation.   A...
  • Cody Guarnieri
    100 Pearl Street, Second Floor, Hartford, CT
    4.5 stars 13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Attorney Cody N. Guarnieri is a trial attorney at Brown, Paindiris & Scott. His practice focuses primarily on criminal defense, personal injury, general and business litigation, and defending professional and occupational licensing for individuals...
  • Lucas Watson
    Law Office of Lucas M. Watson
    330 Main St., 3rd Floor, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    As a native of Hartoford, Connecticut, Lucas M. Watson, Esq. has dedicated his practice to providing client-focused representation to those in need of legal services throughout the State of Connecticut. Attorney Watson provides invaluable knowledg...
  • Mark Colson
    Colson Law Firm, LLC
    102 Oak Street, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I run a general practice firm located in Hartford, Connecticut, focusing in criminal defense and personal injury.  The firm excels in guiding individuals through Connecticut's complex legal system – charging a very reasonable fee for doing so and ...
  • Matthew Crockett
    McConnell Family Law Group
    638 Prospect Avenue, Hartford, CT
    4.5 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1  
    Licensed
    Marine Corps Officer, Iraq War Veteran, Career Litigator, and former prosecutor
  • William Gerace
    Gerace & Associates
    21 Oak St Ste 604, Hartford, CT
    4.5 stars 28 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8  
    Licensed
    With over 30 years experience in Connecticut courts Attorney Gerace is extremely skilled in all aspects of the criminal process. He is well known and respected in all of the criminal courts and is known for a stellar record at trial. Attorney Gera...
  • James Hardy
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    Hartford Office
    450 Church Street, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 166 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.4  
    Licensed
    Hardest criminal defense fighter in Connecticut! Results. Period. Call me today - 203-349-9588

    Practice area
    25% Criminal defense, 20% DUI and DWI, 15% Divorce and separation, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    75 minutes

    License
    CT, Active since 2011

  • Andrew Cates
    Law Offices of Andrew J. Cates, LLC
    97 Oak St., Third Floor, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1  
    Licensed
    Attorney Cates is a former United States Marine. There he served as an M60 operator in the 5th Marine Regiment and managed the substance abuse program for the Regiment. Attorney Cates attended the University Of Connecticut School Of Law. He is a g...
  • James Bergenn
    Shipman & Goodwin
    One Constitution Plaza, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “The embodiment of charisma, unbelievable intelligence, utter command of vast portions of the legal encyclopedia, complete attention to legal minutiae while maintaining a clear view of the entire legal battlefield, gifted ...
  • Michael St Louis
    Law Office of Michael St.Louis
    100 Pearl Street, 4th floor, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.0  
    Licensed
    Providing aggressive legal representation while achieving the best possible client outcomes. Licensed in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Connecticut. CALI awards for excellence in legal ethics and criminal law studies.  
  • Kirstin Coffin
    Kirstin B. Coffin
    111 Oak St # 2, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.6  
    Licensed
    Review: “I've been dealing with Kristen for years, she means business and gets the job done! She always went above and beyond in all my cases. I always recommend her to family and friends and they talked nothing but good about...
  • Cara Cavallari
    Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP
    100 Pearl Street, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 69 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.6  
    Licensed
    Review: “Cara was extremely knowledgeable, professional, and efficacious. She was always available the many times that I reached out to her and was patient in explaining the whole process to me. She made me feel comfortable and he...
  • Richard Cramer
    Richard S. Cramer
    21 Oak St Ste 308, Hartford, CT
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 7.4  
    Licensed
    Review: “Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness, Value From the beginning Attorney Cranmer showed care and compassion he and his assistant Mary have had excellent communication with me and my Son while he was in custo...
  • Alan Sobol
    Pullman & Comley, LLC
    90 State House Square, Hartford, CT
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 9.6  
    Licensed
    Alan J. Sobol is a member of Pullman & Comley’s Litigation Department and White Collar, Criminal Defense and Corporate Investigations practice.  He also serves in the firm's Health Care and Construction practices.Alan has represented both corporat...
  • Rebecca Paolino
    Gerace & Associates
    21 Oak St Ste 604, Hartford, CT
    4.5 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.2  
    Licensed
    Review: “I landed myself into serious legal trouble, facing several misdemeanors and a felony charge. Thankfully, I was pointed into the right direction with legal representation. I found Rebecca Paolino at Gerace and associates a...