About Attorney James T Flaherty

James Flaherty – Experienced West Hartford Based Attorney

james flaherty attorney connecticutJames T Flaherty is recognized as an experienced and skillful attorney in West Hartford and throughout the state of Connecticut. Mr Flaherty has been practicing law for almost 4 decades concentrating on representing clients in family law matters in CT.

Attorney Flaherty has been admitted to practice law in Connecticut and the U.S. District Court for Connecticut.

Together with his partners at FLAHERTY LEGAL GROUP, LLC – Sandi Girolamo & Pamela Magnano – attorney Flaherty applies a team based approach that has been proven successful handling even the most complex divorce matters.

Throughout his career James T Flaherty has dealt with numerous family law trials involving division of large marital estates, complex post-judgment enforcement and custody issues.

Attorney Flaherty often receives referrals from other family law attorneys from CT when they need help handling a difficult case.

Areas Of Expertise

Attorney James T Flaherty is an experienced trial attorney as well as a skilled mediator. He is experienced in handling family law matters including but not limited to:

Divorce litigation
Divorce mediation
Divorce arbitration
Spousal support
Child support
Enforcement of orders
High net-worth divorce
Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
Paternity issues
Modification of spousal support
Legal separation
Division of marital estate
Division of marital estate


Education & Affiliations

Attorney James T Flaherty has received his bachelor’s degree from Tufts University and his jurist doctor degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law. Mr. Flaherty is a member of Hartford County Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association and Connecticut Trial Lawyers Associations.


Jim Flaherty’s Professional Recognition In CT & Beyond

Mr James Flaherty has received high ratings from a number of attorney rating services. He has been selected for inclusion in Connecticut Super Lawyers® every year from 2009 to 2016, and achieved high ratings on AVVO. In addition, attorney James T Flaherty maintains the highest achievable rating on Martindale-Hubbell that rates attorneys based on their legal abilities and adherence to ethical standards.