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Direct Dial (860) 882-1637

You may also contact her Litigation Paralegal/ ADR Coordinator, Connie Ashton (860) 785-8502 or email her [email protected]

Practice Areas

Arbitration/Mediation; Personal Injury; Defense/Insurance/Liability; Real Estate; Probate/Wills/Trusts/Estates; Worker’s Compensation; Creditor’s Rights; Business/Contracts;  Wrongful Death; Bus Accidents; Bad Faith; Coverage/Declaratory Judgment; Defective Premises; Tree Cutting Liability; Property Damages; Animal Injury/ Dog Bite; Residential – Sales and Purchases; Residential Refinances; Commercial – Sales and Purchases; Property Boundary Disputes; Wills and Trusts; Start-Up LLC; Subrogation; Participating legal counsel of Hyatt/MetLife Legal Plan.

Shannon K. McCarthy focuses her practice on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) consisting of Mediations and Arbitrations, in addition to handling civil litigation, real estate matters, probate, estate planning, worker’s compensation, consultation regarding startup LLC’s and collections for existing clients.

Ms. McCarthy joined in brief in the case of Stanley v. Lincoln, 75 Conn. App. 781, 818 A.2d 783 (Conn. App. Apr 01, 2003) (NO. 22485).

In 1997, she joined the firm as a law clerk and has been an attorney in the firm since her admission to the Connecticut Bar in 1998.  From 1994 through 1997, she worked as a paralegal for a solo practitioner located in East Lyme, Connecticut.  In 1994, Ms. McCarthy graduated from Providence College with a B.A. in History.  She also took part in a study abroad program during her junior year of college at the University College of Dublin, Ireland.  She has attained the highest possible rating of “AV” from Martindale-Hubbell, the national directory of attorneys, indicating preeminent legal ability and the highest ethical standards in the practice of law.  Ms. McCarthy became a principal in the firm in 2011.


If you are contacting Attorney McCarthy on a real estate matter (purchase, sale or refinance), you may also contact our Real Estate Paralegals directly:

Veronica Sygrove (860) 529-2941; or email her at [email protected]

Meg McGowan email her at  [email protected] 

Professional Organizations
  • Hartford County Bar Association
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Participating Member of the Hyatt / MetLife Legal Plans
  • Arbitrator and Mediator through ADR Facilitation
  • Arbitrator and Mediator through Babik Dispute Resolution Services.
  • Arbitrator and Mediator through Resolute Systems, LLC.
  • Arbitrator and Mediator through Century Mediation Associates, Inc.
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