Serving Clients in Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield and New Haven Counties
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Richard L. Emerson

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Attorney Richard L. Emerson practices in Connecticut where he concentrates on:

He has mediated contested probate matters and has appeared as an expert witness for other attorneys. He continuously served as the Probate Judge in Redding, Connecticut for over thirty years.

His probate services include everything from pre-death planning and counseling to the final distribution of assets to your estate beneficiaries, whether as legal counsel, executor, or trustee.

He has also served as general counsel for numerous private and publicly traded companies including bank holding companies in their general corporate and mergers and acquisitions activities.

He has assisted in the formation and administration of corporations and limited liability companies and has acted as Connecticut counsel for multi-state businesses.


Past Employment

  • District of Redding, Judge of Probate
  • Planning Commission, Redding
  • U.S. Attorney's Office, Appellate Division, Law Clerk
  • U.S. Army, Lieutenant (Retired)

Professional Associations

Fraternities or Sororities


  • Super Lawyers, Estate Planning & Probate, 2009, 2011 - 2021
  • Eagle Scout

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut