New Haven, CT WW/Press/July 22, 2021 – Joseph L. Rini, Attorney with Rini & Associates was selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2021-2022 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
Mr. Rini, founder of the firm has been practicing law for 46 years. He is admitted to practice in New York State, 1975, Connecticut, 1976, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1977, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1976 and U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. 1975.
Prior to starting his own law practice Mr. Rini was a Captain in the The United States Army Reserve (USAR), 1970, a Special Assistant, 1977-1979 and Deputy, 1979-1981, Corporation Counsel, City of New Haven. Associate Counsel, 1977-1980 and General Counsel, 1980-1981, New Haven Redevelopment Agency. Trustee, Saint Brendan’s Church, 1994—; Trustee St. Brendan Board of Education, 1988-1995. Director, Visiting Nurse Association of South Central Connecticut, Inc., 1993-1996. Director, VNA Health Services, Inc., 1996—. Vice President, New Haven County Bar Foundation, Inc., 1999-2002. Court Appointed Trustee, Practice Book 2-64 – Protect interest of clients of disbarred attorney.
Mr. Rini received his J.D. from the New York University School of Law, 1974 and his B.A. cum laude in Political Science from Boston University, 1970. He is a member of the New York Bar Association. New Haven County (Executive Committee, 1984—), Connecticut (Litigation; Construction Law; Federal Practice and Planning and Zoning; Municipal Law and Governmental Relations Committee) and American (Litigation, Affordable Housing, Construction Industry, Law Practice Management, Government and Public Sector and State and Local Government) Bar Associations. Mr. Rini holds the coveted Distinguished rating by Martindale-Hubbell.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.