Wesley D. Cain
New Haven


  • Tulane University, Undergraduate
    B.S.M., Finance 2009
  • Tulane University, Graduate
    M.S., Accounting 2010
  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Law School
    J.D. with Tax Certificate 2016
    ~ with honors


  • Bar Admissions
  • Connecticut

Wes practices in Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessy’s Private Client and Business Services groups. Wes’s practice focuses on estate planning with a particular emphasis on tax planning. Wes has experience with a broad range of clients from young families to high net worth clients with complex business and estate planning objectives. In addition to estate and tax planning, Wes also practices with the Business Services Practice Group where he has experience with banking and securities law compliance as well as with tax exempt organizations.

While in law school, Wes served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Connecticut Law Review. Before law school, Wes worked as a CPA in the Financial Services Group at KPMG LLP in New York. Wes’s background as a CPA gives him the skills necessary to understand the complex tax and financial issues facing his clients.

  • University of Connecticut Law School Morris Pomp Tax Award, 2016
  • University of Connecticut Law School Foundation Award for Exceptional Achievement & Scholarship, 2016
  • Editor-in-Chief, Connecticut Law Review, 2016


  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • New Haven County Bar Association