Robert F. Shea, Jr

Of Counsel



Bob Shea has practiced law for more than 20 years. He represents clients on administrative law issues before state regulatory agencies such as Consumer Protection, Liquor Control Commission, Revenue Services, Public Health, Insurance and Banking. In addition, Attorney Shea provides advice and guidance on state ethics and elections laws to lobbyists, political candidates and political action committees.   
 
Attorney Shea also brings more than 15 years of government relations experience to his work, lobbying for changes in the law for various business clients. His exhaustive work has resulted in the implementation of numerous important legislative initiatives. Throughout his career, Attorney Shea has worked with and developed relationships with key decision-makers in the General Assembly. He has represented many different industries on a broad scope of policy issues related to civil justice, criminal justice, transportation, taxation, environment and education before the legislative and executive branches of government. He advises clients on legislative and political strategy, messaging and grassroots mobilization in his governmental relations and lobbying practice.

Education

  • Northeastern University School of Law, J.D. 1990
  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A. 1985

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Connecticut
  • United States District Court, District of Connecticut

Association and Community Involvement

Attorney Shea is an active volunteer for nonprofit organizations that help disabled children and adults, including Connecticut Families for Effective Autism Treatment (CTFEAT) and Autism Speaks. Attorney Shea and his family are parishioners at the Saint Timothy Church in West Hartford.