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We are a small firm comprised of senior-level attorneys concentrating on business law, commercial real estate transactions and litigation. We pride ourselves on our client-oriented practice and successful results. Our firm is ranked in the U.S. News and World Report's "Best Law Firms" list. Several of our attorneys have the highest possible peer ratings in Martindale Hubbell; and have been recognized by Best Lawyers® in America and Superlawyers®.

Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, as well as small-to-medium sized businesses. We provide a full range of legal services. Our attorneys have a combined 130 years of legal problem-solving across a wide range of disciplines: corporate, commercial and real estate litigation; shareholder disputes; administrative law and regulatory matters; commercial real estate transactions; financing; business entity formation, transactions and dissolution; employment matters; land use and zoning; eminent domain and condemnation; creditors’ rights and bankruptcy; municipal law; property tax appeals; arbitration and mediation.

Our approach allows clients to benefit from the diverse expertise and depth of all our attorneys, and assures that you have an experienced attorney handling all aspects of your matters. Give us an opportunity to deal with whatever business legal challenge you may be facing. See for yourself the difference a right-sized, experienced team can mean for your enterprise.


Shipman, Shaiken & Schwefel, LLC is metro ranked in 1 practice areas. Best Law Firms rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.

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Metro Rankings

Hartford, CT
Tier 1 for Commercial Litigation


Metro Rankings

Hartford, CT
Tier 1 for Commercial Litigation

Practice Areas

The below are areas of legal specialty volunteered by the firm and do not designate a specialty in which a Best Law Firms ranking is held.
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships)
  • Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
  • Employment Law - Management
  • Land Use and Zoning Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction
  • Litigation - Environmental
  • Litigation - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation - Municipal
  • Litigation - Real Estate
  • Litigation and Controversy - Tax
  • Mediation
  • Real Estate Law

Individuals Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America®

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Main Location

West Hartford, CT
Corporate Center West, Suite 319
433 South Main Street
West Hartford, CT 06110
United States
860-952-3715 Call our West Hartford, CT location at 860-952-3715 Get Directions Get directions to our West Hartford, CT location

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