For more than 100 years, Cummings & Lockwood's commitment to professional excellence, partner-level attention and responsive client service have made this preeminent law firm the firm of choice for clients who depend on top quality legal representation to meet their complex personal and business needs. We combine the best talent, the latest technology, outstanding service and competitive fees to deliver exceptional value and legal work. As a result, we continue to earn the confidence, trust and respect of our clients, who include many of the nation’s most well-known individuals, families, businesses, financial institutions and charitable organizations.

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Alerts & Updates

Important New Changes to the Connecticut Estate and Gift Tax

November 2, 2017

Alerts & Updates

On October 31, 2017, Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed the new Connecticut State Budget for the Biennium Ending June 30, 2019.  The new budget included a change to the Connecticut Estate and Gift Tax Regime. 

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News & Press Releases

Cummings & Lockwood Recognized As One of the Leading Trusts and Estates Practices in Connecticut by Chambers & Partners

September 15, 2017

News & Press Releases

Cummings & Lockwood is pleased to announce that for the second year in a row the Firm’s Private Clients Group has been ranked in Tier 1 by Chambers & Partners in the 2017 edition of Chambers High Net Worth Guide.   The Guide, which is based on objective and independent research, recognizes the world’s leading high net worth advisers.

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Events

Paul L. Bourdeau to Present at Connecticut Society of CPAs Personal Financial Planning Conference

December 7, 2017

Events

Paul L. Bourdeau, a Principal in our West Hartford office will be presenting at the Connecticut Society of CPAs Personal Financial Planning Conference on December 7, 2017.  His presentation is entitled "Taxation of and Estate Planning for Distributions from Defined Contribution Plans and IRAs".

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News & Press Releases

News & Press Releases

Cummings & Lockwood’s Private Clients Attorneys Author a Series of Practical Law Trusts & Estates Guides for Bloomberg

Cummings & Lockwood’s private clients attorneys have recently authored a series of Practical Law Trusts & Estates Guides for Bloomberg which cover topics such as wills, living wills, health care representatives, advance health directives, power of attorney, estate tax, probate, revocable trusts and ancillary estate proceedings. 

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Events

Events

2017 Professional Advisors Breakfast Seminar

November 30, 2017

Cummings & Lockwood’s Private Clients Group is hosting its 2017 Professional Advisors Breakfast Seminar on Thursday, November 30, 2017, at The Inn at Longshore, in Westport, Connecticut, from 7:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

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