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Susman, Duffy & Segaloff, P.C.
59 Elm Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 203-624-9830
Fax: 203-562-8430
www.susmanduffy.com
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Service Areas
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1684, New Haven, CT 06507
Established: 1977

Practice Areas
  • Commercial Lending
  • Real Estate Development & Land Use Planning
  • Litigation
  • Business Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • General Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Fidelity and Surety
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About Us
Susman, Duffy & Segaloff, P.C. is afull-service, general practice law firm. Our lawyers bring extensive experience and talent to a wide range of issues. Our stability,individualized attention and success record serve to create long-standing relationships with our clients. For more than thirty-five years, we have helped clients throughout the Northeast meet their goals

Susman, Duffy & Segaloff delivers the experience, talent and breadth of skills found only in awell-established firm, together with the personal attention often associated with a smaller firm.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
Hartford Financial ProductsVGM Insurance Company
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Personnel Information
Partners
Allen H. Duffy — (1931-1986)
James H. Segaloff, Managing Partner
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:jsegaloff@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1969
Memberships:
  • Connecticut and New Haven County Bar Associations
Education:
  • Syracuse University, A.B., 1965
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, LL.B., 1968
Born:1943
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Joseph E. Faughnan
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:jfaughnan@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1976
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1980
Memberships:
  • Connecticut (Academy of Continuing Professional Development, 1984-1985) and New Haven County Bar Associations
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
Education:
  • Fordham University, B.A., 1972
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D. (with honors), 1976
Born:1950
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Laura M. Sklaver
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:lsklaver@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1981
Memberships:
  • Connecticut Bar Association (Executive Committee, Business Law Section, 1994-Present; Secretary, 1996-1997; Treasurer, 1997-1998; Elder Law; Estates and Tax Sections)
  • New Haven County Bar Association
Education:
  • Wellesley College, B.A., 1972
  • Case Western Reserve University, M.S.L.S., 1975
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D. (with honors), 1981
Born:1950
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Thomas E. Katon
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:tkaton@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1986
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1987
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1997
Additional Biographical Details:
Insurance Coverage Law and Bad Faith Litigation Lecturer, National Business Institute
Memberships:
  • Connecticut, and New Haven County Bar Associations
  • Defense Research Institute (Professional Liability, State Liaison Business Litigation Committee)
  • Connecticut Association of Defense Lawyers
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
Education:
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1981
  • University of Bridgeport School of Law, J.D., 1986
Law Review:
Associate Editor, University of Bridgeport Law Review
Born:1959
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Karen Baldwin Kravetz
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:kkravetz@susmanduffy.com
Practice Areas
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Municipal Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment Law
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1998
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Memberships:
  • Connecticut (Litigation Section) and New Haven County Bar Associations
Education:
  • Cornell University, B.S., 1994
  • Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 1997
Law Review:
Managing Articles Editor, Hofstra Law Review
Born:1972
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Meghan K. Gallagher
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:mgallagher@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 2004
Memberships:
  • Connecticut and New Haven County Bar Associations
Education:
  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A., 2000
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D., 2004
Born:1978
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Philip G. Kent
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:pkent@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 2001
  • New York, 2003
Memberships:
  • Connecticut and New Haven County Bar Associations
Education:
  • Boston University, B.A. (cum laude), 1993
  • Boston University, B.S., 1993
  • Mercy College
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D. (magna cum laude), 2001
Clerkship:
Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Judge Socrates H. Mihalakos, Connecticut Appellate Court, 2001-2002
Honors:
Phi Delta Phi; Recipient, Distinguished Academic Achievement Awards: Contracts Law, 1999; Jurisprudence, 2001; Sports and Entertainment Law, 2001; Award for Excellence in Clinical Work, Advanced Tax Clinic, 2001; Dean's Scholar, 1998-2001
Born:1971
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Associates
Jason L. Stevenson
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:jstevenson@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 2011
  • New York, 2012
Memberships:
  • Connecticut and New Haven County Bar Associations
Education:
  • Boston College Carrol School of Management, B.S., 2007
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., 2010
Born:1984
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Adam D. Miller
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:amiller@susmanduffy.com
Practice Areas
  • Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Housing
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 2014
Memberships:
  • Connecticut Bar Association
Education:
  • University of Denver, B.S.B.A., 2006
  • Vermont Law School, J.D. (cum laude), 2013
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Caleb F. Hamel
New Haven, CT
Practice Areas
  • Land Use
  • Zoning
  • Environmental Law
  • Real Estate
  • Litigation
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Education:
  • Vermont Technical College, B.S. Architectural Technology & Engineering, 2007
  • Pennsylvania State University-Dickinson School of Law, J.D., 2010
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Of Counsel
Michael Susman
New Haven, CT
E-Mail:msusman@susmanduffy.com
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1955
Memberships:
  • Connecticut and New Haven County Bar Associations
Education:
  • University of Connecticut, B.A., 1952
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, LL.B., 1955
Law Review:
Member, Board of Editors, University of Connecticut Law Review, 1954-1955
Born:1931
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Service Areas
Bridgeport, Connecticut18 miles
Hartford, Connecticut40 miles
Meriden, Connecticut21 miles
Middletown, Connecticut26 miles
Milford, Connecticut11 miles
New London, Connecticut49 miles
Stamford, Connecticut39 miles
Waterbury, Connecticut21 miles
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