Connecticut's Business and Technology Law Firm
The term "Aeton" means swift and efficient and we designed our law firm to meet that description. We recognize our clients want their matters handled efficiently, thoughtfully, and with diligence. Our attorneys provide the depth of knowledge expected of large law firm attorneys, but the personalized attention, competitive rates and alternative fee structures afforded by a small, nontraditional firm. We take pride in the commitment and dedication to our client's legal problems, and we work in collaboration with our clients to find the right solutions.
Highly-Rated Connecticut Business and Litigation AttorneysOur attorneys have held executive roles at multinational corporations, including general counsel and corporate counsel positions. When you choose to work with Aeton Law Partners, you can be assured that you are working with a team of skilled and experienced attorneys:
- Our partners are rated AV Preeminent by their peers, which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards as determined by Martindale-Hubbell.
- Our attorneys have been included in the select listing of outstanding attorneys in Connecticut and New England by Super Lawyers.
- Our lawyers are recognized as "Top-Rated Lawyers" by The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazines.
- Our attorneys have been selected as "Top Attorneys" by both Connecticut Magazine and Hartford Magazine.
Lawsuits and Disputes By Respected Courtroom and Litigation AttorneysOur litigation attorneys include a former prosecutor as well as attorneys from prominent law firms. Our lead trial attorney, N. Kane Bennett, has been named a Super Lawyer in 2014 for Business Litigation. He received his trial and litigation training as a prosecutor and later at one of Connecticut's largest litigation and trial law firms. We handle lawsuits for individuals, corporations, startup companies and insurance companies in several areas to include business, insurance, technology, and employment.
We also frequently get involved in unique and specialized areas of law on a case-by-case basis. We handle cases in Connecticut and Massachusetts, in state and federal court, and several other states with assistance of local counsel. We serve as local counsel in Connecticut to other attorneys nationwide.
Business Law and Transactions By Experienced Attorneys
At Aeton, our Connecticut attorneys provide legal services to entrepreneurs, startups, and mature companies on all types of legal matters and general business law. We represent all business sectors and provide services to include general counsel legal services, employment counseling, business formation, commercial transactions, loan closing and business financing, and purchase and sale of businesses.
Technology Errors and Omissions - Technology Dispute Attorneys
Our attorneys are uniquely qualified to provide excellent representation in Tech E&O, an emerging area of litigation claims. We combine decades of technology transaction and litigation experience on behalf of private clients with our knowledge and understanding of insurance defense.
For Tech E&O, we provide a range of services from the beginning of an insurer's involvement with underwriting to final conclusion with litigation or alternative dispute resolution. Our services include analysis of risk and exposure for underwriting, pre-claims counseling, pre-suit negotiations and forensic investigations, and litigation and alternative dispute resolution.
Technology and Software Matters By Skilled Technology Attorneys
Our attorneys provide counseling on all facets of the law related to software, hardware, IT consulting, outsourcing, intellectual property and technology development. Our lead technology transactions attorney, David Benoit, is AV peer review rated. He has personally drafted and negotiated over $2.5 billion dollars in technology transactions on behalf of clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to technology startups. His training and experience was gained from working at a large law firm and in the corporate law department of a global financial services corporation.
Employment, Non-Compete, and Trade Secret Disputes
Aeton is regularly hired to handle various types of employment disputes. In particular, clients hire Aeton's attorneys to draft, review, and litigate non-compete agreements. We also have represented several companies and individuals involving claims of stolen trade secrets, client lists, and computer data. We have worked with experts to reconstruct "inside" jobs involving theft of data and client lists.
Shareholder Rights, Dissolution Actions, Partnership Disputes
In corporate disputes involving shareholder's rights, breach of fiduciary obligations, and dissolution, Aeton represents companies, officers and directors, and individual shareholders. We bring and defend dissolution actions involving claims of oppression by shareholders and breach of shareholder agreements. We also get hired to resolve disputes between partners and members of limited liability companies. A typical case might involve breach of an operating agreement, self-dealing or theft of funds, or violation of common law fiduciary duties.
Internet Attorneys, Internet Disputes, Online Harassment
At Aeton, we handle many different types of civil litigation including defamation, online harassment, invasion of privacy, and infliction of emotional distress. Many of these claims require the understanding and gathering of electronic evidence. Aeton's attorneys bring the experience necessary to pursue and defend these claims.
General Litigation and Criminal Defense Attorney
At Aeton, we handle many different types of civil litigation. Contact us to tell us about your case and see if we are a good fit for your needs. If we cannot help you, we will try to refer you to the right attorney. We also handle criminal defense matters, such as computer crimes, computer fraud and abuse, and driving under the influence, in the Middletown and Hartford areas and throughout Connecticut.
To speak with us or learn more about how you can benefit from our experienced and cost-effective representation, call 860-724-2160 or contact us online. To review how we charge for our services, please click here.