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Burton M. Weinstein

Licensed for 57 years

Practice Area: Litigation, Criminal Defense, Civil Rights 4 more areas of practice + 4 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
Contact
203-583-8625

Burton M. Weinstein

203-583-8625

Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving Bridgeport, CT view address

Partner at firm Ignal, Napolitano & Shapiro, P.C.

Serving Bridgeport, CT view address

Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Awards AV Preeminent

About Burton M. Weinstein

Recipient, Distinguished Achievement Award, Connecticut Bar Association, 1986. Associate in Research, Yale Law School, 1956-1957. Lecturer: National Institute of Municipal Law Offices, Washington, D.C., May 1986; Mid-West Conference on Domestic Violence, Columbus, Ohio, September 1986, 1988, 1989; "Police Response to Domestic Violence," Seventh Annual National Association of Police Planners Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, September 1987; Kansas City, Kansas, September 1987; Springfield, Illinois, November 1987; Los Angeles, California, May 1988; White Plains, New York, June 1988; Victim Services Agency, Law Enforcement Training Project, Houston, Texas, March 1989. Executive Board Member, Fairfield County Affil...

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Recipient, Distinguished Achievement Award, Connecticut Bar Association, 1986. Associate in Research, Yale Law School, 1956-1957. Lecturer: National Institute of Municipal Law Offices, Washington, D.C., May 1986; Mid-West Conference on Domestic Violence, Columbus, Ohio, September 1986, 1988, 1989; "Police Response to Domestic Violence," Seventh Annual National Association of Police Planners Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, September 1987; Kansas City, Kansas, September 1987; Springfield, Illinois, November 1987; Los Angeles, California, May 1988; White Plains, New York, June 1988; Victim Services Agency, Law Enforcement Training Project, Houston, Texas, March 1989. Executive Board Member, Fairfield County Affiliate, 1960—. Member, Connecticut Civil Liberties Union, 1960—. Hearing Examiner, Connecticut State Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities, 1969-1972. Trustee, Connecticut Civil Liberties Foundation, 1978-1986.

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  • 4.9/5.0 1 review
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.8/5.0
  • Communication

    4.8/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0
  • 4.2/5.0 by a Partner on 05/05/14 in Criminal Defense

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

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    • Communication

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      Credentials

      Position
      Of Counsel
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1959, Connecticut
      1963, U.S. Supreme Court
      1970, U.S. Tax Court
      1977, U.S. Court of Immigration Appeals
      Additional Payment Information
      Fixed hourly rates
      Fixed fees available
      Law School Attended
      Yale University
      Class of 1956
      J.D.
      University Attended
      Syracuse University
      Class of 1950
      A.B.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1929
      Brooklyn, New York, March 15, 1929
      Military
      U.S. Army, 1950-1953
      Associations & Memberships
      Connecticut (Member, Executive Board Human Rights Section, 1978-1984) and Federal Bar Associations
      Commercial Law League of America
      The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
      Representative Cases
      State v. McNally, 39 Conn. App. 419 (1995)
      Riley v. Bridgeport, 22 Conn. App. 402 (1990)
      State v. Marsala, 19 Conn. App. 478 (1989)
      State v. Marsala, 15 Conn. App. 519 (1988)
      State v. Warren, 14 Conn. App. 688 (1988)
      Thurman v. Tornington, 595 F.Supp. 1521 (D.Conn. 1984)
      American Factors v. Foreign Intrigue, Inc., 6 Conn. App. 656 (1986)
      Marky v. Santargelo, 195 Conn. 76 (1985)
      Enquire Printing & Publishing Co. v. O'Reilly, 193 Conn. 370 (1984)
      United Lid of Conn., Inc. v. Teamsters Local 443, 179 Conn. 211 (1979)
      Viscelli v. American Fidelity Co., 155 Conn. 622 (1967).

      Areas of Law

      • Litigation
      • Criminal Defense
      • Civil Rights
      • Labor Law
      • Medical Malpractice
      • Employment Law
      • Driving While Intoxicated