The Commitment To My Community

When I made Simsbury, Connecticut, my home and the base for my law practice 25 years ago, I brought the skills I cultivated as a partner in a large firm to a small town practice. This change afforded me the opportunity to help my neighbors, their families and their businesses. I am honored to be recognized for over 29 years as an AV-rated lawyer (the highest distinction) by Martindale & Hubbell* and to have been awarded a "Best of" Hartford area attorneys in 2011.

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Personalized Legal Attention For Your Needs

When hiring an attorney, you can often be at your most vulnerable. You need a lawyer who has the experience, focus and integrity to guide you through the storm. I never rush to judgment, and give clients time to present their issues before offering straightforward practical legal advice and working with them to set realistic and useful legal goals. I have years of experience in:

  • Business law: transactions, dispute resolution, acquisitions and sales, construction, employment matters and general counseling.
  • Real estate: residential and commercial purchases, sales and refinancing.
  • Probate and estate planning: estate planning, including wills, living wills, powers of attorney and special needs, as well as probate administration and disputes.
  • Litigation: extensive litigation experience in business, real estate, construction and employment matters.

Every one of my clients gets my full personal attention to their needs. If I take your case, I make a commitment to you.

Your Needs Are My Goals

It is important to me that your goals and needs are met. I am focused on what matters to you most, and I look forward to offering you solutions and peace of mind. Contact me, Charles D. Houlihan Jr., at 860-264-6698 or through the contact form.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.