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Of Counsel - Coleman H. Casey

Coleman H. Casey

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Coleman Casey practices in the areas of personal estate and tax planning. His experience includes real estate and business transactions, having represented clients in the areas of commercial and public (tax-exempt) finance, asset-based lending, syndications, workouts, planning and zoning, environmental issues, leasing, real property tax appeals, foreclosures and condemnations.

Coleman has developed a special knowledge of both educational and health care institutions through his long-term representation of the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools, Connecticut Health System, and the State of Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority.

Active in charitable and community activities, Coleman has been involved as a trustee or board member of more than 15 organizations. He is also a trustee of several charitable foundations and was the host of a long-running radio show, "What's New," on Connecticut Public Radio.


  • AV Preeminent® Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Listed as a Connecticut Super Lawyer®: Real Estate (2006-2013, 2018)
  • Connecticut Bar Foundation: James W. Cooper Life Fellow
  • Recipient of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Goodwin Medal
  • Recipient of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra's Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Yale Law Journal, Board of Editors (1972-1973)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Hartford County Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • American College of Real Estate Lawyers

Community Involvement

  • Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art: Former President, Board of Trustees; Former Acting Director, Honorary Trustee
  • Greater Hartford Arts Council: Former Director
  • Hartford Symphony Orchestra: Trustee Emeritus; Former President
  • Mark Twain House & Museum: Trustee Emeritus; Former President

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  • Yale Law School, J.D., 1973
  • Amherst College, B.A., 1969,
    magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut
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