Bio: John Bonee

Attorney John Bonee in front of Court House

Law Practice Admissions/Bar Admissions:
State of Connecticut 1974; Federal District Court, District of Connecticut 1974, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit 1975, United States Supreme Court 1979

Connecticut Bar Association: Sections on Probate, Litigation and Family Law, Standing Committee on Professionalism/Continuing Legal Education, Board of Governors (2000- ), House of Delegates (1996 – ); American Bar Association: House of Delegates (1995 – 2005); Hartford County Bar Association: Chair, Lawyer Referral Service Committee, Bench/Bar Committee, Past President of Association; and American Bar Association: Sections on Litigation, General Practice and International Law; Estate and Business Planning Council of Hartford County: Program Committee.

Public Service:
West Hartford Town Council 1985 – 1989; West Hartford Board of Education 1981-1983; Corporation Counsel Town of West Hartford 1983; West Hartford Community Planning Advisory Committee 1983-1985; host/producer, Inside/Out (Public Affairs Commentary) West Hartford Cable Television Station 1990 – ; Past President, 1892 Club.

Cooper Fellow, Connecticut Bar Foundation; Foundation of the American Bar Association; Marquis Who’s Who in American Law; Marquis Who’s Who in America; April 2011, Greater Hartford’s Top Attorneys in Personal Injury Field, Hartford Magazine; special award, Hartford County Bar Association Board of Directors Re Service as Delegate to American Bar Association, September 2000.

Cases of Note:
Conn. Bank and Trust Company vs. Coffin, 212 Conn. 678 (1989)
Rosgen v. Veneziano, Superior Court Judicial District of Litchfield (CV-97-0073323-S, 1998)
Corneroli v. D’Amico, 116 Conn.App.159 (2009)
Fedus v. Planning and Zoning Commission, 112 Conn.App. 844 (2009) and 278 Conn. 751 (2006)
Sorban v. Sterling Engineering Corporation, 79 Conn.App. 444 (2003)

Place of Birth/Education:
Hartford, Connecticut, Loomis Chaffee School, Trinity College/Hartford (B.A. History), and Suffolk University Law School (J.D.); additional work/study: Makerere University, in Kampala, Uganda; and the Hague Academy of International Law.

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