Richard P. Roberts: Lawyer with Halloran & Sage LLP

Richard P. Roberts

Hartford,  CT  U.S.A.

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  • Real Estate
  • Corporate Business & Transactions
  • Municipal & State Government
University Dartmouth College, A.B., magna cum laude, 1983
Law SchoolUniversity of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1986
Admitted1986, Connecticut; 1987, District of Connecticut; 1998, New Hampshire; 1998, Maine
Memberships Connecticut Bar Association (Planning and Zoning Law Section; Executive Committee); Connecticut Association of Municipal Attorneys; Maine State Bar Association; New Hampshire Bar Association.

BornPutnam, Connecticut, October 6, 1961

Richard Roberts represents municipalities in the full range of their legal needs. He provides legal counsel to them in real estate acquisitions and sales, land use, charter revisions, drafting and review of ordinances, and property tax issues. He also provides legal counsel to individuals, partnerships, limited-liability companies and corporations in real estate acquisitions and sales, financing transactions, general business affairs and contracts and agreements. He represents lending institutions and borrowers in secured, unsecured, asset-based and non-traditional financing transactions as well as in various state and federal regulatory matters, including securities, banking and land use and zoning matters.

Richard delivers superior service in his work with his clients. His clients know him for his responsiveness, timeliness and adherence to budget. With more than two decades of experience, his in-depth knowledge of municipal, land-use and business law prepare him to address any matter effectively and efficiently.

Richard regularly presents seminars to attorneys, bankers, accountants and other professionals on topics that include commercial lending, limited liability companies and other forms of business entities, real estate and land title law. He is a member of the steering committee of the Working Lands Alliance and serves on the executive committee of the Planning and Zoning Law Section of the Connecticut Bar Association. He is also a member of the Maine and New Hampshire bar associations and the Connecticut Association of Municipal Attorneys. He has served as Republican Town Chairman in Wethersfield since 1995 and has been a member of the Wethersfield Planning and Zoning Commission since 1991.


Connecticut Bar Association - Planning and Zoning Law Section (Executive Committee)

Working Lands Alliance (Steering Committee)

Connecticut Association of Municipal Attorneys

Maine Bar Association

New Hampshire Bar Association

Rep Matters

Firm Assists Manufacturer and its Subsidiaries in Refinancing


Farming, Wetlands and "As of Right" Activities
New England Real Estate Journal, 04/16/2010

Problems Faced by Connecticut Farmers: Farming, Wetlands and "As of Right" Activities
New England Real Estate Journal, 04/16/2010

Buttermilk Farms Decision Links Municipal Leverage in Subdivision Applications
New England Real Estate Journal, 09/18/2009

Heightened Army Corps Scrutiny of Projects Involving Minimal Wetlands Impacts in Connecticut
New England Real Estate Journal, 05/15/2009

Public Act 490 and Taxation of Farm, Forest and Open Space Land In Connecticut
New England Real Estate Journal, 08/01/2008

Connecticut's Controlling Interest Transfer Tax. The "Hidden" Real Estate Conveyance Tax.
New England Real Estate Journal, 07/18/2008

Some Legal Considerations Regarding the Use of Conservation Easements
The Habitat, 09/01/2006

The Use of Conservation Easements in Municipal Land Use Review and Planning
Connecticut Lawyer, 03/01/2006

Discontinuation and Abandonment: The End of the Road?
Connecticut Lawyer, vol. 14: 3, 11/02/2003


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Richard P. Roberts

225 Asylum Street
HartfordCT 06103


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