Biographies

  • John J. Bennett, Partner
    • Born Southampton, New York, June 30, 1956.  Admitted to bar 1982
    • Admitted:
      • New York
      • US District Court, Southern District of New York
      • US District Court, Eastern District of New York
    • Villanova University (B.A., 1978) Brooklyn Law School (J.D., 1981)
    • Trustee and Counsel, Hampton Day School, 1993-1996
    • Town Attorney, Town of Southampton, 1988-1990
    • Counsel to the Planning Board, Town of Southampton, 1988-1989
    • Member, Board of Ethics, Town of Southampton
    • Member Suffolk County , New York State and American Bar Associations
    • Practice Areas:
      • Real Estate Law
      • Development
      • Land Use and Zoning Law
      • Regulatory Law
      • Civil Litigation
  • Carole L. Read, Partner
    • Born Port Jefferson, New York, June 10, 1971.  Admitted to bar 1997
    • Admitted:
      • New York
      • US District Court, Eastern District of New York
    • Loyola University, Maryland (B.A., 1993); Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center (J.D., 1996).
    • Judicial Clerkship: Suffolk County Surrogate’s Court, Hon. A. Gail Prudenti (1996).
    • Member New York State and Suffolk County Bar Associations
    • Practice Areas:
      • Probate
      • Estate Planning
      • Real Estate
      • Development
      • Land Use and Zoning
      • Civil Litigation
  • Bailey C. Larkin, Associate
    • Hamilton College, New York (B.A. 2004); Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center (J.D., 2007).  Admitted to bar 2008
    • Admitted:
      • New York
    • Member New York State and Suffolk County Bar Associations
    • Practice Areas:
      • Zoning
      • Land Use
      • Litigation
      • Municipal permitting
        • Residential and commercial properties
        • wireless telecommunications sites.