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24 Cummings & Lockwood Attorneys Named in the 2020 Edition of Connecticut’s Best Lawyers

June 18, 2020

Cummings & Lockwood LLC is pleased to announce that 24 of its attorneys have been listed in the 2020 edition of Connecticut’s Best Lawyer.  First published in 1983, Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected guide to the legal profession.

“We are very pleased that so many of the attorneys in our Connecticut office have been nationally recognized for their significant professional accomplishments across all of our practice groups,” commented Jonathan B. Mills, Firm-wide Chairman and Managing Director of Cummings & Lockwood.

Cummings & Lockwood attorneys who received this honor include the following:

Stamford, CT

  • John W. Cannavino, Commercial Litigation
  • John F. Carberry, Commercial Litigation
  • Margaret A. Deluca, Trusts and Estates
  • Michael J. Hinton, Real Estate Law
  • Daniel G. Johnson, Trusts and Estates
  • Michael P. Kaelin, Trusts and Estates Litigation, Labor and Employment Litigation
  • David T. Martin, Commercial Litigation
  • Jonathan B. Mills, Real Estate Law
  • John R. Musicaro, Jr., Trusts and Estates
  • Conrad Teitell, Non-Profit / Charities Law, Trusts and Estates
  • Howard S. Tuthill III, Trusts and Estates

Greenwich, CT

  • Laura Weintraub Beck, Trusts and Estates
  • B. Cort Delany, Trusts and Estates
  • Daniel P. Fitzgerald, Trusts and Estates
  • Jessie A. Gilbert, Trusts and Estates
  • Douglas H. Olin, Trusts and Estates
  • Edward F. Rodenbach, Trusts and Estates
  • Gina D. Silvestri, Trusts and Estates

West Hartford, CT

  • Patricia R. Beauregard, Trusts and Estates
  • Paul L. Bourdeau, Trusts and Estates
  • Caroline Demirs Calio, Trusts and Estates
  • Robert B. Fawber, Trusts and Estates
  • Kelley Galica Peck, Trusts and Estates; Trusts and Estates Litigation
  • Heather J. Rhoades, Trusts and Estates


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