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Attorney Michelle Laubin Appears on Channel 23’s Talk Show, “Thirty Minutes”

By: Colleen Lafrancois

On Friday, September 10, 2021, Senior Partner Michelle Laubin appeared on the cable television talk show “Thirty Minutes” on Channel 23 Danbury. Attorney Laubin represents school districts, handling Education Law matters. She discussed student discipline and COVID related school law issues. To view the show, visit

Floyd J. Dugas Named 2022 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” in the New Haven Area

By: Colleen Lafrancois

Berchem Moses PC attorney Floyd J. Dugas was recently recognized by Best Lawyers® as the 2022 “Lawyer of the Year” for Labor Law-Management. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant. These lawyers are selected based on particularly impressive voting averages received during the […]

Attorney Nicholas Bamonte Presents Seminar For FCBA Continuing Legal Education

Attorney Nicholas R. Bamonte spoke recently at a continuing legal education seminar for the Fairfield County Bar Association entitled “Real Estate Valuation Basics and Property Tax Assessment Appeals.” Mr. Bamonte addressed the statutory authority for tax assessments and discussed considerations from the perspective of a municipal attorney defending an appeal. The program was held on […]

Ira W. Bloom Addresses Municipal Officials at CBA Planning and Zoning Seminar

Senior Partner Ira W. Bloom was a speaker at the Connecticut Bar Association Planning and Zoning Section seminar for Municipal Officials on March 6, 2012.  Normally held at Wesleyan University, this year it was a virtual conference with over 600 attendees.  Mr. Bloom spoke on “Affordable Housing from the Municipal Perspective.”  It was his ninth […]

Attorney Christine Sullivan Named Senior Partner

Berchem Moses PC is pleased to announce that effective January 1, 2021, Christine Sullivan has been elected as Senior Partner. “It is with great pride that we announce the promotion of Christine Sullivan to Senior Partner at Berchem Moses PC,” said Marsha Belman Moses, Named Senior Partner. “Christine is an amazing lawyer, both exceedingly competent […]

Paula N. Anthony and Richard C. Buturla Named Partners

Leadership at Berchem Moses PC recently elevated Paula N. Anthony and Richard C. Buturla to Partners of the firm. “The promotion of these partners reflects Berchem Moses PC’s commitment to the development and advancement of attorneys who have demonstrated their leadership abilities within the firm and in the communities in which we live and work,” […]

Attorney John Khalil to serve as President of the Connecticut School Attorneys Council

Congratulations to Attorney John Y. Khalil on being named as President of the Connecticut School Attorneys Council for 2021.  The Connecticut School Attorneys Council is a member group of education attorneys representing public school districts across the state.  The Council works in collaboration with the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education (CABE) and the National School Boards […]

Attorney Paul A. Testa Joins Berchem Moses PC’s Labor and Employment Law Team

Attorney Paul Testa recently joined Berchem Moses PC as Senior Counsel in the firm’s Labor & Employment practice group.  He has practiced labor and employment law in Connecticut since 2007.  Attorney Testa advises both public and private sector employers on an array of personnel, labor, and employment matters. He counsels management in preventative employment and […]

The Town of Stratford and Stratford Police Department Honor Captain Joseph Buturla for 40 Years of Service

The Buturla family has a long history of law enforcement encompassing three generations of devoted public service. In this newsclip from News 12 Connecticut, Berchem Moses PC Senior Partner Richard J. Buturla, his son, Attorney Richard Buturla Jr., and daughter, Susan Maida, are shown accepting an award for their father and grandfather. Captain Joseph Buturla,  along […]