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John W. Cannavino

Six Landmark Square Stamford, Connecticut 06901
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Cummings & Lockwood LLC

Years In Practice


Phone Number (203) 327-1700

John W. Cannavino is a Principal in Cummings & Lockwood's Litigation Group and is based in the Stamford office. He brings over 40 years' of broad-based experience to his litigation and trial practice, representing both plaintiffs and defendants.  He has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation, including securities litigation; litigation between investors and hedge fund managers; insurance coverage disputes; corporate, partnership, and limited liability company disputes and dissolutions; contract disputes; environmental litigation;  real estate litigation, including lease, restrictive covenant, and easement disputes; real property tax appeals; Connecticut State tax appeals, including domicile litigation; trustee and fiduciary litigation, including litigation regarding self-settled asset protection trusts; and restrictive covenant and trade secrets litigation.  He has tried numerous cases in state and federal courts, including jury trials, as well as arbitrations.  He has also acted as co-counsel in a number of matrimonial cases, providing assistance on complex trust and commercial issues.

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Bar Admissions
Admitted in 1977
  • Connecticut and New England Super Lawyers, 2006 - Present
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
Organizations & Affiliations
Connecticut Bar Association
Connecticut Bar Foundation
Life Fellow
Fairfield County Bar Association
The Raymond E. Baldwin American Inn of Court
Work Experience
Cummings & Lockwood LLC
1977 - Current
Syracuse University, J.D.
Graduated 1977
Binghamton University, B.A.
Graduated 1973
Contact Details and Office Locations
Six Landmark Square
Stamford, Connecticut 06901
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