Chipman Mazzucco welcomes new attorneys Changes name to Chipman Mazzucco Emerson

left to right: Frank Scinto, Dick Emerson, Jim Flaherty, Thomas Rickart

The Chipman Mazzucco law firm in Danbury announces the addition of four attorneys.  Richard L. Emerson, Thomas J. Rickart, and James J. Flaherty, Jr., will become members of the firm, and Frank J. Scinto will become of counsel, as of October 22, 2018.  Ward J. Mazzucco, a founding member of the firm and a Redding resident, said, “We are honored to be working with them.  They are all seasoned practitioners with first rate experience.”

Dick Emerson served as Probate Judge in Redding for more than 30 years and practices primarily in estate planning, probate, and business law.  The firm name will change to Chipman Mazzucco Emerson LLC.

Commercial real estate and lending law will continue to be the focus of Tom Rickart.  He works primarily with real estate developers, banks, and businesses throughout Western Connecticut.

Jim Flaherty will maintain the firm’s office in Southbury, where he has handled trusts and estates and succession planning for individuals and businesses for many years.

Frank Scinto will divide his time between the Danbury and Southbury offices, where he will concentrate on land use, litigation, and business.

Ward Mazzucco observed that, “This expansion will enable us to offer greater depth, continuity, and expertise to our combined client base.  For us and for our clients this is a very positive development.”

Chipman Mazzucco Emerson LLC is an 11 lawyer firm engaged in these principal areas of practice: business law; civil litigation; commercial real estate and land use; and estate planning, estate administration, and elder law.