Robert J. Cartoceti
Bob Cartoceti is a native of Southbury, having attended local schools (Rochambeau ’71; Southbury High ’75) before matriculating to the University of Connecticut where he graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa in 1979. He is a 1982 graduate of the University of Bridgeport School Of Law, predecessor to Quinnipiac College School of Law and was admitted to the practice of law in the State of Connecticut the same year.
Bob has maintained a law office in the town of Southbury since 1985, and has concentrated his practice in the areas of Residential/Commercial Real Estate Transactions, Probate Administration and Estate Planning, Probate Litigation and Criminal/Civil Litigation. He has served his state and community as a member of the Southbury Charter Revisions Commission and Town of Southbury Personnel Committee, and currently serves as treasurer and board of directors for Grace Meadows Elderly Housing, Inc.
Bob is devoted to his community and protecting the interest of his neighbors in Southbury and surrounding towns. He practices in all Connecticut courts, and for nearly a decade has helped share his 30+ years of legal experience by training area student as an adjunct professor in the Business Division and Legal Studies program at Naugatuck Valley Community College.
UNIVERSITY OF BRIGEPORT SCHOOL OF LAW, Bridgeport, Connecticut
J.D. – May 1982
Member – National Moot Court Team – 1980
UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT, Storrs, Connecticut
Bachelor of Arts – May 1979
Major: Political Science
Honors: Summa Cum Laude, Honor Society, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Beta Kappa
Admitted to Practice of Law in the State of Connecticut – 1982
Admitted to Practice before Federal District Court – 1983
CARTOCETI & SNEARLY, LLC, Southbury, Connecticut
January 2000 – Present
Private practice attorney in the areas of estate planning/probate administration and litigation, civil litigation, criminal, real estate, personal injury, business formation and family law.
NAUGATUCK VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE, Waterbury, Connecticut
August 2003 – May 2012
Adjunct Professor in the Business Division and Legal Studies Program: Business Law I, Business Law II, Introduction to Paralegalism, Real Estate Property, Estate Planning, and Probate Administration.
LAW OFFICES OF ROBERT J. CARTOCETI, Southbury, Connecticut
August 1985 – December 1999
Solo Practitioner, General Practice of Law
President, Pomperaug Office Park Condominium Association
Board of Directors, Grace Meadows Elderly Housing
Treasurer, Western Connecticut Bird Club
Past-Member, Southbury Charter Revision Commission and Personnel Committee
Board of Trustee, Connecticut State University, appointed by the Governor (1989-1996)