Attorney Allen's litigation practice concentrates in the areas of family law, real estate law, debt collection, wills, living wills and estates personal injury, liquor liability and insurance law. His litigation experience includes arbitrating, mediating and trying civil and family disputes. In addition to his litigation practice, Attorney Allen handles residential and commercial real estate transactions. He also practices before the state probate courts handling estate, conservator, guardian and children's matters. Attorney Allen has completed the State of Connecticut Guardian ad Litem and Attorney for the Minor Children training and certification program.
Attorney Allen has recently been recognized by the National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys, Inc. as one of the top 10 personal injury attorneys under age 40 in Connecticut. He has consistently been selected for inclusion on the Connecticut Rising Stars List since 2010 and was selected for inclusion on the Connecticut and New England Super Lawyer List in 2013 and 2014, top rated family law attorney. See selection process details here. He was selected for the Connecticut Law Tribune's 2012 Class of New Leaders in the Law and as a member of the National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40 in 2012, making him one of only 40 trial lawyers from the State of Connecticut to be selected for this group of accomplished young trial lawyers. Attorney Allen was also selected for inclusion as a Member of the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance in 2012.
While at Quinnipiac University School of Law, Attorney Allen competed on the University Mock Trial team and was awarded for his distinguished academic achievement. He is a frequent lecturer on living wills, last will and testaments, and liquor liability. Attorney Allen is also a mentor with the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association for young attorneys.
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Our new office address is
401 Center Street
Wallingford, CT 06492. Our Centerbrook office is now closed.