Since 1981 Attorney Ponzini has been providing legal services in the fields of divorce, personal injury, criminal and civil litigation. Attorney Ponzini enjoys a peer rating of BV from Martindale Hubbell. He has served as a Special Public Defender, Outside Counsel to the Connecticut Attorney General, Foreclosure Committee. Attorney Ponzini has tried jury trials to verdict, State and Federal criminal cases in Connecticut and New York and has been successful in representing clients in felony cases, civil, divorce, custody and personal injury matters. He also has been successful in the area of representing clients in obtaining Medicaid in both Connecticut and NY including drafting asset safe guarding Trusts, which have been approved by Regulatory Agencies.
He has obtained successful results in a variety of criminal and civil matters including narcotics prosecutions, assault cases, financial crimes, and sex crimes, as well as vehicular offenses. On the civil side, Mr. Ponzini has defended and prosecuted civil claims in every local forum including federal court, probate court, and superior court, as well as regulatory agencies, arbitrations and mediations. Many of his clients have come from referrals by other attorneys and firms professionally or personally acquainted with him.
He has also served as a Panel Attorney for the Connecticut Educational Association representing its members for the past 20 years and has received consistent excellent evaluations. Mr. Ponzini has held elected office, served as a Delegate to the Connecticut Bar Association and has sat as an executive member on a number of its committees. He has also successfully represented attorneys before administrative tribunals.
Mr. Ponzini has argued or briefed precedent setting cases before both the Appellate and Supreme Court of the State of Connecticut. He is also a prolific award winning actor and has been involved in Regional and Local Theater for over 50 years.
John Lino Ponzini