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Hill, Edward S. Esq.

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Edward S. Hill has more than 40 years of experience representing individuals and entities in real property transactions and development and land use matters, lending and secured transactions, condominiums and common interest community formation and operation. He also provides business organizations and operations, alternative dispute resolution, expert witness and real estate consulting services.

Mr. Hill is a partner of the Cheshire, Connecticut law firm of Cappalli & Hill, LLC. Before that he was a partner and real estate section leader at Robinson & Cole LLP, a Hartford, Connecticut based regional law firm (over 200 lawyers), and managing partner and real estate and lending section leader of a leading Waterbury, Connecticut law firm (Gager & Peterson).


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Hartford, Connecticut
    • J.D.
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Member, National Moot Court Team
    • Honors: With Honors
  • Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut
    • B.A.
    • Major: English

Classes & Seminars

  • "Case Study of Complex Industrial Development", 06/07/2004
  • Guest Lecturer, "The Real Estate Development Process", New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies: The Real Estate Institute, New York City
  • "The Real Estate Title", Mastering Real Estate Titles and Title Insurance Seminar, National Business Institute (NBI), 2000
  • Lecturer at Legal Education Programs for Practicing Lawyers

Past Positions

  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Adjunct Faculty Member, 2004
  • Mediation Works Incorporated, Boston, Massachusetts, Trained Mediator
  • Robinson & Cole LLP, Hartford, Connecticut, Partner and Real Estate Section Leader
  • Gager & Peterson, Waterbury, Connecticut, Managing Partner and Real Estate Section Leader

Published Works

  • "Due Diligence Analysis Key to Successful Transactions", New England Real Estate Journal, July, 2006
  • "New Bill Removes Doubt on Escrows Held by Attorneys", Connecticut Lawyer, June/July, 2000
  • "Appellate Court Casts Doubt on Attorney Escrows", (December 1999 - January 2000), Connecticut Lawyer
  • Co-Lead Author, Connecticut Common Interest Ownership Manual, Second Edition, a manual of model condominium forms and commentary

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association (CBA)
  • CBA, Executive Committee of the Real Property Section
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Hartford County Bar Association, Member
  • International Council of Shopping Centers
  • The Counselors of Real Estate, Member
  • Real Property Section of the CBA, Vice Chair, Treasurer and Secretary

Current Employment Position

  • Of Counsel

Practice Areas

  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut
  • Massachusetts
  • Rhode Island
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut
  • U.S. Supreme Court