Tom Sansone has practiced in the civil litigation arena in Connecticut for nearly 30 years, representing individuals and companies in a wide variety of business-related and personal disputes. He practices in various fields of civil litigation, including commercial, construction and insolvency litigation. He has tried more than 80 cases to conclusion in Connecticut Superior Court, United States District Court and United States Bankruptcy Court and has argued before both the Connecticut Supreme and Appellate Courts. Much of his trial work involves complex banking issues, including lender liability cases, contested foreclosure/collection matters and representation of creditors in adversary bankruptcy proceedings.
While in law school, Tom completed an internship with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination, working on behalf of victims of employment discrimination. He also volunteered for Greater Boston Legal Services as a student attorney, representing indigent persons in a variety of matters, including landlord/tenant disputes and Social Security Administration appeals.
Selected for inclusion in Connecticut Super Lawyers in the area of Business Litigation, Bankruptcy & Creditor/Debtor Rights and Utilities, 2008 - 2016
Selected for inclusion in New England Super Lawyers in the area of Business Litigation, 2008, 2010 and 2012, 2016
Honored by United Way of Greater New Haven with annual Alexis de Tocqueville Award for service to the community, 2014
Waterbury Bar Association Young Lawyer Award, 2009
Connecticut Bar Association Distinguished Volunteers Roster, 2003
United Way of Greater New Haven Outstanding Volunteer Award, 2003
Waterbury Public Schools Partners in Education Lifetime Achievement Award, 2003
United Way of Greater New Haven Community Service Award, 2002
Connecticut Mentoring Partnership Outstanding Mentor Award, 1999
Waterbury Bar Association Community Service Award, 1997
Waterbury Public School Partners in Education Mentor of the Year Award, 1995
Waterbury Legal Secretaries Association Boss of the Year Award, 1994