October 19, 2019

Robinson & Cole LLP

Welcome to Robinson+Cole, an Am Law 200 firm serving regional, national, and international clients from nine offices throughout the Northeast, Florida, and California. Our 200-plus lawyers and other professionals share a simple, common goal: We’ll work hard to know you, your industry, and your business so that we can provide the service and representation that best fits your needs.

We cultivate deep relationships within our communities, the legal profession, and the industries we serve to envision "the whole picture" and to understand the factors that drive today's constantly changing world.

We share a rich history and culture of community involvement, pro bono service, celebration of diversity, and dedication to client service.  Since our founding in 1845, our past has molded us but it does not define us.  The connections we have today and will make tomorrow keep us looking to the future, refining our methods, and inventing new ways to serve you better.

Our clients range from Fortune 500 to start-up companies, as well as nonprofit and governmental organizations. To meet their changing needs, our legal services and locations have expanded over time. The strategies we propose are tailored to align with our clients' overall business needs, their risk tolerance, and their budget.

Contributing authors from Robinson & Cole LLP:

Wystan M. Ackerman Litigation lawyer Robinson Cole
Partner
Wystan Ackerman focuses his practice on three main areas: class actions, appeals, and insurance coverage litigation. Class Actions Wystan chairs the firm's Class Action Team and writes the...
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Nathaniel Arden, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Hartford, Healthcare Law Attorney
Associate
Nathaniel Arden is a member of Robinson+Cole’s Health Law Group. He advises hospitals, health systems, physician groups, community providers, and other health care entities on a variety of...
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Megan Baroni Environmental attorney Robinson Cole
Partner
Megan Baroni has extensive experience counseling clients on a wide variety of environmental, health, and safety issues. She frequently represents manufacturers and distributors and is a...
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Bruce Barth Benefits lawyer Robinson Cole
Partner
Bruce Barth, chair of the firm's Labor, Employment, Benefits + Immigration Group, as well as the firm’s Employee Benefits + Compensation Team, focuses his practice on the representation of...
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J. Tyler Butts Counsel Robinson Cole Law Firm
Counsel
J. Tyler Butts represents the insurance industry in complex first-party property insurance coverage litigation throughout the country, with a focus on litigation concerning allegations of...
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Julianna M. Charpentier Real estate attorney Robinson Cole
Associate
Julie Charpentier focuses her practice on business and real estate litigation. She is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Group and its Real Estate and Title Insurance Team.  ...
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Ian T. Clarke-Fisher Robinson Cole Partner  Business Litigation, Labor, Employment, Benefits, Immigration Group
Partner
Ian Clarke-Fisher focuses his practice on complex commercial and employment litigation. He is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Group and Labor, Employment, Benefits + Immigration...
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Britt-Marie Cole-Johnson Labor & Employment Attorney
Partner
Britt-Marie Cole-Johnson is a member of the firm's Labor, Employment, Benefits + Immigration Group. She focuses her practice on counseling private sector employers, ranging from NYSE and...
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John Cordani  Intellectual Property Attorney Robinson Cole
Partner
John Cordani is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Group and focuses his practice on Intellectual Property litigation. He has litigated patent, trade secret, trademark, and...
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Kevin Daly Complex Commercial Litigation Attorney
Counsel
Kevin P. Daly focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation and trade compliance issues. He is a member of Robinson+Cole's Business Litigation Group and Manufacturing Industry Team...
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Emily Deans Environmental Attorney Robinson Cole Law Firm
Associate
Emily Deans is a member of the firm's Environmental, Energy + Telecommunications Group, representing clients in the areas of environmental, telecommunications, and utilities law. She...
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Kathleen Dion, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Litigation Law Attorney, Hartford
Partner
Kathleen Dion, a member the firm's Litigation Section, focuses her practice on all aspects of civil and criminal litigation. She frequently handles cases related to education, government...
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Conor Duffy Cybersecurity Attorney
Associate
Conor Duffy is a member of the firm's Health Law Group and its Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Team. He advises hospitals, physician groups, community providers, and other health care entities...
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William Egan Commercial Litigator
Partner
William Egan has over twenty-five years of commercial litigation and business law experience. He handles trials at the state and federal level, along with arbitrations and mediations,...
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Linn F. Freedman, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Cybersecurity and Litigation Law Attorney, Providence
Partner
Linn Freedman practices in data privacy and security law, cybersecurity, and complex litigation. She provides guidance on data privacy and cybersecurity compliance to a full range of public...
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Alexander Friedman Associate Robinson Cole Labor, Employment, Benefits, Immigration
Associate
Alexander Friedman is a member of the firm's Labor, Employment, Benefits + Immigration Group. He represents employers in labor and employment matters. Alex counsels private sector employers...
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Deborah A. George, Robinson Cole, Cybersecurity lawyer
Counsel
Deborah George is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation Group as well as its Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Team. Deb advises clients on and focuses her practice on data privacy and...
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David R. Gilboa Robinson Cole Health Law Associate
Associate
David Gilboa represents hospitals, health systems, physician groups, home care agencies, skilled nursing facilities, and other health care entities (both for profit and not-for profit) on a...
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Anna Gurevich Health Lawyer
Associate
Anna Gurevich advises hospitals, physician groups, community providers, and other health care entities on a variety of health law and general business issues. She is a member of the firm's...
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The Robinson+Cole Health Law Group serves health care and life sciences clients regionally, nationally and globally. We are experienced lawyers trained to help clients meet their business...
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Benjamin Jensen, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Hartford, Cybersecurity and Litigation Law Attorney
Partner
Benjamin Jensen represents clients in litigation and regulatory compliance matters involving technology, data privacy and cybersecurity. He is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property...
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Soo Y. Kim Robinson Cole New York Insurance + Reinsurance  Managed Care + Employee Benefit Litigation  Life, AD&D, and Disability Insurance  Life, Health, and Disability Litigation  ERISA Benefits Litigation  E-Discovery
Counsel
Soo Kim concentrates her practice on large complex litigation that spans multiple industries and practice groups. She is a member of the firm’s Managed Care + Employee Benefits Litigation...
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Eric Kogan Business Transaction Attorney Robinson+Cole
Partner
Eric Kogan is co-chair of the firm's Business Transactions Group and a member of its Managing Committee. He represents clients in a broad range of corporate, strategic, financial, and...
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Rachel Kushel Labor and Employment Attorney
Partner
Rachel Kushel counsels clients on all employment law and workplace human resource issues. She defends management in state and federal court litigation matters and administrative agency...
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Sean Lawless Security infrastructure manager Robinson Cole
Infrastructure & Security Manager
Sean is Robinson+Cole’s Infrastructure & Security Manager, a member of the firm’s Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Team, and a non-attorney contributor to the Data Privacy + Cybersecurity...
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Leslie Levinson Health Business Attorney
Partner
Leslie Levinson is co-chair of the firm's Transactional Health Law Group and a member of both the Health Law and Business Transaction Groups. He has represented private and public...
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Virginia E. McGarrity Benefits lawyer Robinson Cole
Partner
Virginia McGarrity is a member of the firm's Employee Benefits + Compensation Group, counseling employers, insurance carriers, and service providers on a wide range of complex employee...
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Robert Melvin Environmental Attorney Robinson Cole Law Firm
Partner
Bob Melvin has over 20 years of experience counseling clients on environmental, health, and safety compliance, sustainability, emergency response efforts, site remediation, and development...
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Gabrielle Mercadante Insurance & Business Attorney
Associate
Gabrielle Mercadante defends insurance, personal injury, and commercial litigation matters on behalf of clients, including insurance companies, airlines, general contractors, and large...
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Matthew Miklave Labor Employment Lawyer
Partner
Matthew Miklave has more than three decades of experience as a labor, employment, and civil rights attorney, and has served as a litigator, counselor, and contract negotiator throughout his...
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Matthew T. Miklave Employment lawyer Robinson Cole
Partner
Matthew Miklave has more than three decades of experience as a labor, employment, and civil rights attorney, and has served as a litigator, counselor, and contract negotiator throughout his...
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Brian Moran IP Lawyer Robinson Cole
Partner
Brian Moran is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation and Intellectual Property + Technology Groups. His practice focuses on three primary areas: intellectual property disputes;...
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James Nault Complex Litigation Attorney
Associate
James Nault focuses his practice on complex litigation, including patent infringement, trademark infringement, commercial disputes, breach of contract, and trade secret licensing disputes....
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Diana Neeves Environmental Attorney
Associate
Diana Neeves, a member of the firm’s Environmental, Energy + Telecommunications Group, focuses her practice on environmental, energy, telecommunications, and utilities law. Litigation Diane...
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Denis O'Malley Insurance Attorney
Associate
Denis J. O’Malley is a member of the firm’s Insurance + Reinsurance Group. He represents commercial insurers in a broad range of coverage matters and disputes. Prior to joining the firm,...
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Keisha Palmer, Attorney Robinson Cole Law Firm
Partner
Keisha Palmer focuses her practice on all aspects of financing activities for entities or projects that can benefit from tax-advantaged obligations. As a member of the firm's Business...
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David Panico Tax Attorney Robinson Cole Law Firm
Partner
David Panico, a member of the firm's Business Transactions Group and a certified public accountant, has nearly three decades of experience providing clients with guidance on the issuance of...
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Kathleen M. Porter Partner Intellectual Property Transactions  Private Equity  Intellectual Property Counseling and Protection  Trade and Antitrust
Partner
Kathleen Porter is an intellectual property and technology lawyer in the firm's Business Transactions Group and former chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property + Technology Group. Her...
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Kathryn Rattigan Attorney Cybersecurity Data Privacy
Associate
Kathryn Rattigan is a member of the firm's Business Litigation Group and Data Privacy + Cybersecurity Team. She advises clients on data privacy and security, cybersecurity, and compliance...
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Partner
Norman Roos, a member of the firm's Business Transactions Group, concentrates his practice on transactional, regulatory, and technology matters relating to the financial services and real...
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Glenn A. Santoro Tax Attorney Robinson Cole Law Firm
Partner
Glenn Santoro, a lawyer and certified public accountant, focuses his practice in the areas of public finance, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters. He combines his...
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Jonathan Schaefer, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Environmental Law Attorney, Hartford
Associate
Jonathan Schaefer, a member of the firm’s Environmental, Energy + Telecommunications Group, focuses his practice on environmental compliance counseling, permitting, site remediation,...
860-275-8349
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Jacqueline Pennino Scheib IP lawyer Robinson Cole
Partner
Jacqueline Scheib chairs the firm’s Intellectual Property +Technology Group. She works with clients across a range of industries in connection with intellectual property, technology, and...
860.275.8285
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Emilee Mooney Scott Environmental Attorney Robinson Cole
Counsel
Emilee Mooney Scott is a member of the firm's Environmental, Energy + Telecommunications Group, with experience in facility compliance and transactional matters. Her experience includes a...
860.275.8362
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Evan Seeman Land Use Lawyer
Councel
Evan Seeman concentrates his practice in land use and zoning, real property litigation, and municipal law. He is a member of the firm’s Real Estate + Development Group, and he represents...
860-275-8247
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Rickie M. Sonpal Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer Robinson Cole Law Firm
Partner
Rickie Sonpal has a broad-based corporate and transactional practice that encompasses mergers and acquisitions, partnerships and joint ventures, debt and equity financing, and general...
401-709-3362
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Alisha Sullivan Employment lawyer Robinson Cole
Associate
Alisha Sullivan is a member of the firm's Employee Benefits + Compensation Group. She focuses her practice on counseling a wide range of clients on issues arising from the creation and...
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Melissa Lisa Thompson Health Lawyer Robinson Cole Law Firm
Partner
Lisa Thompson advises companies, senior management, and their boards of directors, with a focus on the health care, life sciences and technology industries. She is a member of the firm’s...
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Jean Tomasco, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Hartford, Labor and Employment, Litigation Law Attorney
Counsel
Jean Tomasco's practice involves employer counseling and employment litigation, with an emphasis on the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) and benefits litigation. She is a...
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Anna Jinhua Wang Corporate Attorney
Associate
Anna Jinhua Wang, a member of the firm’s Business Transactions Group, assists clients with capital markets and securities law, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters. She...
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Abby Warren Labor and Employment Attorney
Associate
Abby Warren is a member of the firm's Labor, Employment, Benefits + Immigration Group, where she represents employers in labor and employment matters. She focuses her practice on counseling...
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Jeffrey White, Robinson Cole Law Firm, Hartford, Corporate Law Attorney
Partner
Jeff White provides counseling and dispute resolution advice for manufacturers and distributors. He is chair of the firm's Manufacturing Industry Team and regularly represents clients...
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