Trusted representation for businesses, public entities and individuals

If you are a Connecticut-based business or an indiviual seeking legal advice pertaining to employment law, labor law, litigation or trial practice, you've come to the right place. Employers, employees and even other attorneys trust our professional experience and rely on the legal services we provide. Together we have over 100 years in the legal profession, dealing with employee related matters; without a proven track record, this would not be possible.

Personal. Professional. Affordable.

Those three words pretty much sum up what you will experience when you obtain legal counsel from Mitchell & Sheahan, P.C. Our commitment to you is to provide a personal approach to legal services, backed by over 100 years of professional experience and to offer legal assistance at affordable rates.  If you are a small to medium-sized business or a public entity, we know there are workplace issues left unaddressed for budgetary reasons. We also know from experience that ignoring those issues could lead to more expensive and damaging problems for your company or town. If you are an individual troubled by your treatment at work, you too need good counsel, quickly delivered at reasonable cost.

We'll worry about your legal issues so you can stay focused.

From strategy and insight to guidance and resolution.

We realize legal issues are distracting to people and businesses, causing them to lose sight of the priorities at hand. At Mitchell and Sheahan, P.C., our goal is to reduce the amount of effort you need to dedicate to any legal issue, so you can stay focused on what is important for you or your business.  We offer an array of legal services, ranging from preventative measures to trial practice in federal and state courts, arbitration and more. We have over 100 years experience and provide legal representation to a large number of clients throughout the Connecticut area.  To learn more about preventative practices, or to find out how we could assist with your legal matters, contact us today for a consultation.

Our focus is on solving your problem.

When you've tried everything, or before you spend time trying everything.

Legal advice could save you more than time and costly mistakes.

We realize legal issues are distracting to people and businesses, causing them to lose sight of the priorities at hand. At Mitchell and Sheahan, P.C., our goal is to reduce the amount of effort you need to dedicate to any legal issue, so you can stay focused on what is important for you or your business.  We offer an array of legal services, ranging from preventative measures to trial practice in federal and state courts, arbitration and more. We have over 100 years experience and provide legal representation to a large number of clients throughout the Connecticut area.  To learn more about preventative practices, or to find out how we could assist with your legal matters, contact us today for a consultation.

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Our firm Overview

At Mitchell and Sheahan, P.C. we understand the importance of skilled legal representation to achieve effective results. Our commitment to our clients is to focus on their best interest and to provide them with professional guidance and affordable legal counsel.

Founding principals, Bob Mitchell and Peg Sheahan, together have over 60 years of experience in employment law, labor relations, litigation and trial practice, representing small and medium-sized businesses, public entities and individuals. Principal Gary Phelan is also a skilled and experienced (25 years) advisor and litigator in employment law matters. Their concentrated efforts and results in these areas lead to their continued recognition by highly-respected peer reviews such as Martindale-Hubbell®, Best Lawyers® and Super Lawyers® Magazine(1).

If you are seeking legal representation, choose recognized quality; Mitchell and Sheahan, P.C.

News & Updates

WICC Radio interview with Robert Mitchell

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May 31, 2017
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