Ford & Paulekas

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Paul W. Ford

Paul W. FordBorn in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1950, Mr. Ford received his B.A., magna cum laude, from Boston University in 1972, his M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1975, and his J.D. from the University of Maine School of Law in 1978. He was a member of the University of Maine Law Review from 1976-1978. Mr. Ford was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 1978, the Connecticut Bar in 1979, the U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut in 1991 and the U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts in 1993. He is a member of the Massachusetts, Connecticut, American and International Bar Association.

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Walter E. Paulekas

Walter E. PaulekasBorn in Sharon, Pennsylvania in 1956, Mr. Paulekas received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1978. Upon commission, he served as a Platoon Leader, Company Commander and Battalion Operations Officer. He later joined the Connecticut National Guard while attending the Western New England College School of Law where he received his J.D. in 1986. In law school, he was a member of the WNEC Law Review and won the ABA-sponsored Counseling Competition. Mr. Paulekas is admitted to the Connecticut Bar, the United States District[...]

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Scott P. Consoli

Scott P. ConsoliBorn in Methuen, Massachusetts in 1961, Mr. Consoli received his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1983 and his J.D., cum laude, from the Boston College School of Law in 1986. Mr. Consoli was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar and the Connecticut Bar in 1986. He is a member of the Massachusetts, Connecticut, and American Bar Associations as well as the International Conference of Shopping Centers and the Real Estate Finance Association. Mr. Consoli’s practice encompasses real estate acquisitions, development, leasing, financing and zoning.

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David A. Hill

David A. HillBorn in Long Branch, New Jersey, in 1966, Mr. Hill received his B.A. from Wesleyan University in 1988 and his J.D. from the University Of Connecticut School Of Law in 1992, where he graduated with High Honors. He was a member of the Connecticut Law Review from 1990-1992 and served as its Managing Editor from 1991-1992. He is admitted to practice before the following courts: Connecticut, 1992; Massachusetts, 1993; District of Connecticut, 1993; New York, 1994; District of Massachusetts, 1994; Southern District of New York, 1996; First Circuit[...]

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Lawrence A. Dvorin

Lawrence A. DvorinBorn in West Hartford, Connecticut in 1961, Mr. Dvorin received his B.M. from the University of Miami in 1984 and his J.D. cum laude from Suffolk University School of Law in 1989. He was a member of the Suffolk University Law Review from 1987-1989 where he served as Comment Editor from 1988-1989. He was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1989 and the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut in 1990. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association[...]

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Matthew H. Youmans

Matthew H. YoumansBorn in Hartford, Connecticut in 1965, Mr. Youmans received his B.A. from Tufts University in 1987 and his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 1991, where he graduated with Honors. He was a member of the Connecticut Journal of International Law from 1989-1991 and served as its Executive Editor from 1990-91. He was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1991, the United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit in 1992, and the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut in 1995. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association.[...]

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Elizabeth Cristofaro

Edward V. LonginottiBorn in Plainville, Connecticut in 1959, Ms. Cristofaro received her B.A. from Wellesley College in 1981 and her J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 1984. She is admitted to practice in the following courts: Connecticut, 1984; District Court of Connecticut, 1985; Second Circuit Court of Appeals, 1992; and the United States Supreme Court, 1993. She is a member of the Professional Liability Underwriters’ Society (PLUS), having chaired the [...]

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Eleanor N. Bortolan

Eleanor N. BortolanBorn in Clovis, New Mexico, in 1965, Ms. Bortolan received her B.A., cum laude, from Boston University in 1987, and her J.D. from The Catholic University of America in 1990. She was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1990 and is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association. Ms. Bortolan works in both the Transactional and Litigation Departments of the firm, with an emphasis on the representation of financial institutions in asset-based financing and commercial real estate transactions. Ms. Bortolan also has extensive experience in the representation of institutional[...]

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Mathew R. Kinell

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Matthew Kinell

 Born in Boston, Massachusetts in 1984, Mr. Kinell received his B.S. in Information Management and Technology from Syracuse University in 2006 and his J.D. from Roger Williams University School of Law in 2009. Mr. Kinell is admitted to the Connecticut Bar and the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. He is a member of the Connecticut and American Bar Associations. Mr. Kinell’s practice focuses on representation of financial institutions in asset based financing and commercial real estate transactions. Mr. Kinell also has extensive experience in zoning, land use, and the acquisition, sale and leasing of commercial real estate.

Kelvin L. Thomas

Edward V. LonginottiBorn in Gainesville, FL, in 1982, Mr. Thomas received his B.S. in Economics from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point in 2006 and a joint Juris Doctorate, Masters of Business Administration from the Western New England University School of Law.  He was admitted to both, the Connecticut Bar and the Massachusetts Bar in 2015.  Prior to attending Western New England, Mr. Thomas was a Captain in the United States Army and [...]

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Dinora Vazquez

Edward V. LonginottiBorn in Hartford, Connecticut, Ms. Lopez received her B.S., summa cum laude, from the University of Hartford and her J.D. from the UCONN School of Law in 2017.  Ms. Lopez was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 2017.  She is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and Real Estate Finance Association.  While in law school,  [...]

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