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Cecilia Buck-Taylor

Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor, P.C.
Contact: 860.355.9191
Experience:
Law School: Fordham University School of Law - Fordham University
Jurisdiction: Connecticut

OVERVIEW

About Cecilia Buck-Taylor
The Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor, P.C. has been providing our clients with experienced legal services for many years. We provide all of our clients with personalized professionalism so that we successfully represent the needs of each of our clients.

Cecilia Buck-Taylor, J.D. has been practicing law for over 18 years in the areas of Domestic & Family Law, Real Estate, Probate, Corporate, Criminal, and Juvenile Matters. Attorney Buck-Taylor received her juris doctorate from the Fordham University School of Law where she graduated in 1991. Attorney Buck-Taylor also has dual majors in Psychology and Criminal Justice from the State University of New York at Albany from which she graduated with honors. Attorney Buck-Taylor also has many years of experience and training as a mediator, collaborator and an arbitrator and is committed to resolving disputes outside of the court system.

Attorney Buck-Taylor is a member of the CT Bar Association - ADR & Family Law Sections, American Bar Association - ADR & Family Law Sections, the Litchfield County Collaborative Divorce Group, the International Association of Collaborative Professionals as well as the Association for Conflict Resolution - International & New England Chapters. Most recently Attorney Buck-Taylor has been appointed to the CBA Standing Committee - Dispute Resolution in the Courts (2009-2010).

Attorney Buck-Taylor is also active in her community and serves on the Ethics Commission of the Town of New Milford and the New Milford Housing Partnership. Attorney Buck-Taylor is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce.

Having many years of experience as a court appointed attorney for minor children and guardian ad litem and as a Family Masters, Attorney Buck-Taylor understands family and divorce issues, including custody issues, divorce, mediation, and collaborative work from many different perspectives.

Attorney Buck-Taylor's extensive experience and attention to the specific needs of her clients has been the cornerstone of her practice. This attention to detail allows Cecilia Buck-Taylor to provide each and every one of her clients with the personalized professionalism that can be hard to find at other law firms.

Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Elder Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Real Estate Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Mastercard, Visa, Discover
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Connecticut
Certifications
Arbitration (Institute for Advanced Dispute Resolution)
Collaboration (Pauline Tesler)
Mediation (Quinnipiac University School of Law - Quinnipiac University)
Professional Experience
Principal Attorney, Law Offices of Cecilia Buck-Taylor, P.C.
-Current
Education
Fordham University School of Law - Fordham UniversityJ.D. (1991)
Activities: Urban Law Journal
State University of New York at AlbanyB.A. (1985)Psychology
Honors: Cum Laude
State University of New York - AlbanyB.A. (1985)Criminal Justice
Honors: Cum Laude
Professional Activities
Member New Milford Ethics Rules & Procedures Committee 2010-Current
Director New Milford Chamber of Commerce - Board of Directors 2009-Current
Master Family Master at Litchfield Superior Court 1998-Current
Attorney Former Special Public Defender in Danbury & Litchfield Superior Courts 1995-Current
Member, Former Board Member Women's Center of Greater Danbury
Past Vice President Greater New Milford Newcomer's Club
Former Board Member New Milford Teen Center
Member New Milford Housing Partnership 2009-2010
Board of Directors Member United Way 2009-2010
Member New Milford Library Building Committee 2008-2009
Member Ethics Commission of the Town of New Milford 2007-2009
Chair New Milford Economic Development Commission 2005-2006
Former Member Local Grievance Panel of Danbury Superior Court 1998-2004
Chair of Policy Subcommittee New Milford Board of Education 1999-2003
President New Milford Bar Association 1999-2001
Awards
Elected to Town Council, Town of New Milford
Vice-Chair
New Milford Town Council Appointment, Ethics Committee - Appointment
Professional Associations
Member, Connecticut State Bar
Current
Member, Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
Current
Member, National Association of Counsel for Children
Current
Member, International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Current
Member, New Milford Bar Association
Current
Member, Litchfield County Bar Association
Current
Member, Connecticut Bar Association
Current
Member, American Bar Association
Current
Member, Danbury Bar Association
Current

PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Website
Blog: Innovative Dispute Resolutions

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    CONTACT & MAP

    P.O. Box 1121
    15 Bennitt Street
    New Milford, CT 06776
    USA
    Telephone: 860.355.9191
    Fax: 860.355.3061