Areas of Practice

Hudson, Kilby and McCauley, LLC is a general practice law firm serving clients for the past 35 years along the Connecticut River Valley, the Connecticut Shoreline and surrounding communities.  Located near the historic Essex Steam Train in Centerbrook village in the Town of Essex, our lawyers offer expertise in the following areas of law:

Estate Planning – preparation of Wills and Trusts including Revocable Living Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, and Pet Trusts; developing estate tax savings strategies; planning for incapacity and long term care through  Powers of Attorney, Appointments of Health Care Representative documents, Living Wills,  and Appointment of Conservator; representing both petitioners and respondents in conservatorship hearings; planning for disabled children; preparation of Anatomical Gifting statements and Burial Instructions.

Estate, Probate and Trust Administration –  representing executors, trustees, and beneficiaries in the administration of estates and trusts, including nonprobate estates.

Elder Law and Medicaid Applications – explanation of benefits programs and eligibility requirements, application assistance and representation throughout application process.

Real Estate Transactions – representing buyers, sellers, and lenders in connection with the purchase, sale, and financing of commercial and residential real property from contract negotiation through closing and refinancing of existing mortgages; representing landlords and tenants in both residential and commercial lease transactions.

Small Business Formation – business entity selection, formation of limited liability companies, partnerships, S corporations, C corporations, and non-stock corporations; business counseling, shareholders agreements, operating agreements and employment agreements.

Formation of and Obtaining Tax Exempt Status for Charitable and 501(C)(3) Organizations – formation of non-stock corporations, representation of charitable organizations; preparation and assistance with applications for tax-exempt status.

Municipal Law – representation of municipalities and municipal boards and commissions.

Land Use and Zoning – representation of land use boards, applicants, and opponents concerning applications for permits and approvals.

Municipal Tax Appeals – assistance and representation of real property owners before municipal Boards of Assessment Appeals.

Hudson, Kilby and McCauley, LLC

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 398, Essex, CT 06426
Street/Courier Address: 78 Main Street, Centerbrook, CT 06409
Phone: (860) 767-0195
Fax: (860) 767-7077
Email: info@hudsonkilby.com

Serving clients for the past 35 years along the Connecticut Shoreline and surrounding towns including Branford, Chester, Clinton, Deep River, East Haddam, East Lyme, Essex, Groton, Guilford, Haddam, Killingworth, Lyme, Madison, Middletown, Mystic, New Haven, New London, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Stonington, Waterford, and Westbrook.