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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Cummings & Lockwood Garners the Top Spot in Private Wealth Law in the 2019 Chambers High Net Worth Guide

July 15, 2019

News & Press Releases

Cummings & Lockwood is pleased to announce that for the fourth year in a row, the Firm has been ranked in Tier 1 in Private Wealth Law by Chambers & Partners in their 2019 Chambers High Net Worth Guide.

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Connecticut Real Estate Sales in Excess of $2.5 Million Will Face Additional “Mansion Tax” under New Law

June 10, 2019

Alerts & Updates

The recently approved Connecticut 2020/2021 state budget includes an increase in the rate of tax charged on real estate sales in excess of $2.5 million, which is being referred to as the “mansion tax.”  This new rate structure will be effective on July 1, 2020. 

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Cummings & Lockwood Successfully Represents 9/11 Widow in Connecticut Supreme Court

April 16, 2019

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Cummings & Lockwood LLC attorneys convinced the Connecticut Supreme Court to dismiss Probate Court proceedings restricting our client’s use of funds that had been awarded to her by the September 11th Victim’s Compensation fund for the support of her minor child upon the death of her husband in the attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001.

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Major changes in CT trust law offer expanded protections, possible windfall for state

July 6, 2019

Sweeping changes to Connecticut’s trust laws – some of which dated back a couple of hundred years – are set to take effect on Jan. 1, bringing the state into alignment with several others and potentially creating a windfall of millions of dollars for Connecticut’s coffers.

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Greenwich Magazine - 203 Ways to Live the Good Life in Fairfield County

July 2019 Issue

No. 193 - Thank goodness you've drafted your will, so now you don't have anything to worry about.  Actually, maybe you do.  Contrary to popular belief, your will does not control what happens to everything you own upon your death.

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