The Law Office of Jerry E. Attanasio

is the prosecution by the government of a person who has been accused of an act that under the penal code is classified as a crime. Crimes can be classified as felonies which are serious offenses, or misdemeanors such as petty theft.

DUI/DWI: Those charged with Driving Under the Influence or Driving While Intoxicated (DUI/DWI) are prosecuted both criminally and administratively. The accused must face a judge in criminal court along with a hearing officer from the Department of Motor Vehicles. This administrative per se hearing determines the suspension of the driver’s license. Being charged with a DUI/DWI can be a frightening experience. You need an attorney who knows and understands Connecticut DUI/DWI law to help you defend the criminal charges, obtain a work permit, and deal with the suspension of the license.

CRIMES AGAINST A PERSON: are crimes committed by an accused offender who uses violent force upon an individual. These crimes include: Sexual Assault, Assault, Domestic Violence, Murder, Robbery, Burglary and Home Invasion. White collar crimes can be prosecuted on a state or federal level carrying severe consequences for those convicted - imprisonment and large fines. White collar crimes include Tax Fraud, Securities Law Violations and RICO.

DRUG OFFENSES are pursued very aggressively at the state and federal level. Charges include: Possession of Narcotics, Sale of Narcotics, Operation of a Drug Factory, Possession of Narcotics in a School Zone, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, etc.

PERSONAL INJURY: Unfortunately, terrible accidents occur every day and affect the lives of those involved. One must make sure they are adequately compensated for their injuries due to another’s negligence. Common personal injury claims are: Motor Vehicle Accidents; Slip and Fall Accidents, Victim of Assault, Workers Compensation, Wrongful Death, and Medical Malpractice.

Deals with Cases of Divorce, Custody of Children, Monetary Support for Children, Alimony Payments, and Adoption.

: encompasses the Review and Drafting of Contracts, Contract Negotiation, Formation and Dissolution of a Company or Corporation, Business Organizations, Debt Collection, Employment Issues and overall Business Advisement.

CIVIL LITIGATION: pertains to disputes between individuals and/or organizations in which compensation may be awarded. Civil litigation can be plaintiff driven or the defense of a lawsuit. The defense of a lawsuit or the initiation of a lawsuit could involve anything from Employment Issues, Accident Cases, Wrongful Death, Contract Disputes, Debt Collection, or a Dispute between Neighbors.

REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS: include the Buying/Selling of residential or commercial real estate, refinancing, and quitclaim deeds.

ESTATE PLANNING: Drafting of Wills, Trusts, Living Wills, Health Proxy, Executorships and Bequests.

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