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James William Cummings

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Experience Time
34 years
Location
Connecticut
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Free Consultation
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At your side, on your side, every step of the way

Respected personal, family, business and general practice lawyer James W. Cummings stands by his clients every step of the way. The Cummings Law Firm is the optimal choice for legal representation in the greater Waterbury, Connecticut area and in Litchfield, New Haven and Fairfield counties.
Experience, integrity, and community service


Language
English, Spanish

Education

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law

J.D.

Rollins College

B.A. | Business and Economics

1980 – 1984

Practice Areas Full Details
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Divorce
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Estate Planning
Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
Family Law
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father’s Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

California

Since 1987

Connecticut

Since 1993

New York

Since 1992

U.S. Supreme Court

Since 2011

Professional Associations

Waterbury Bar Association

member

1993 – Current

Connecticut Bar Association

1993 – Current

Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association

1993 – Current

New Haven Bar Association

1993 – Current

 

Awards
Top 100 Trial Attorney
National Trial Lawyers Association
2017
Top 100 Trial Attorney
National Trial Lawyers Association
2017
10 Best
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
2015
Martindale Hubbell Client Distinction Award
Martindale Hubbell
2012
Certifications
LL.M. Masters of Law in Taxation
McGeorge School of Law
Professional Experience

Intern

Field, Fisher & Martineau

1988 – 1988

Intern at international solicitor firm.

Office Details
Cummings Law Firm, LLC
21 Holmes Avenue
WaterburyCT 06710
Telephone: (203) 754-7779
Telephone: (203) 754-7775
Fax: (203) 754-7778
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21 Holmes Avenue, Connecticut, 06710, United States
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