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Jonathan Sills

Jonathan Sills

Tomeo Sills, LLC
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI
  • Connecticut
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Attorney Sills is an exceptional attorney. His level of professionalism, depth of knowledge and experience in the areas of DUI and criminal defense allow him to advocate for his clients in the most effective manner.
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Attorney Jonathan Sills manages Tomeo Sills, LLC's Criminal Defense Division and is also the firm’s lead trial attorney. Attorney Sills has an established record of obtaining Not Guilty verdicts in Felony and DUI Trials. He has been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 as one of the top criminal defense trial attorneys in Connecticut. In addition he has been recognized by the National Advocacy for DUI Defense as one of the top DUI attorneys in Connecticut. Attorney Sills has been featured on NBC’s The Today Show as a Criminal Defense Analyst. He, along with Attorney Tomeo, co-author’s the Connecticut Practice Series book CONNECTICUT DUI LAW, the premiere “how to” guide to defending DUI cases in Connecticut designed for the legal practitioner.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Connecticut
Federal Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Tomeo Sills, LLC
Current
Education
University of Connecticut School of Law
J.D. (2006)
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University of Connecticut
B.A. (2003) | Major in Political Science with Minors in Criminal Justice and Sociology
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Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Awards
Best Criminal Defense Lawyers in Waterbury
Three Best Rated
Hartford's Finest 2016
Profile Series
Superior DUI Attorney
National Advocacy for DUI Defense
Top 100 Trial Attorneys
National Trial Lawyers
Professional Associations
Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Member
Current
Hartford County Bar Association
Member
Current
State Bar of Connecticut # 426595
Member
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Publications
Articles & Publications
CT DUI Law
Thomson Reueters
Websites & Blogs
Website
Tomeo Sills, LLC - Website
Blog
Tomeo Sills, LLC - Blog
Videos
Attorney Jonathan Sills On Teens Arrested For Letting Friend Drive Drunk In CT. | (800) 608-6636

Attorney Jonathan Sills Featured on The Today Show on Teens Arrested For Letting Friend Drive Drunk In CT.

Should I Ask About Previous Cases That An Attorney Won Or Lost? | (800) 608-6636

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Can Probation Be Violated By Committing A Minor Crime Like Jaywalking? | (800) 608-6636

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Can The Probation Officer Come To Someone’s Home Or Workplace? | (800) 608-6636

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Can Someone Receive Modified Probation In Hartford, Connecticut? | (800) 608-6636

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Can An Attorney Help If Someone Violates The Conditions Of Probation In CT? | (800) 608-6636

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What Are The Benefits In Hiring A Criminal Defense Attorney In Hartford, CT? | (800) 608-6636

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Can People Under Protective Orders Contact Attorneys In Domestic Violence Cases? | (800) 608-6636

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Can People Under Protective Orders Contact Attorneys In Domestic Violence Cases? | (800) 608-6636

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What Are The Challenges Faced By Attorneys Who Defend Sex Crime Cases? | (800) 608-6636

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What Is The Meaning Of Appellate Law And An Appeal In Hartford, Connecticut? | (800) 608-6636

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What Are The Benefits In Hiring Private Attorneys For Weapon Charge Cases? | (800) 608-6636

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Factors That Help an Attorney in Successfully Defending a DUI Case in Connecticut | (800) 608-6636

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What Is The Role Of DMV In A DUI Case In CT? | (800) 608-6636

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The Consequences Of Refusing A Breath Or Blood Test At A DUI Checkpoint In CT. | (800) 608-6636

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Public Defender Vs Private Attorney, To Handle A DUI Case In CT? | (800) 608-6636

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Can I Afford A Connecticut Criminal Defense Attorney? | (800) 608-6636

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Legal Answers
3 Questions Answered

Q. Is it possible to have a domestic violence offense expunged from your record?
A: Yes. If the offense was a Misdemeanor you are eligible to apply for a Pardon three years after the date of conviction. If the offense was a felony you are eligible to apply for a a Pardon five years after the date of conviction.
Q. Is there a requirement for jail time if you are convicted of a second DUI?
A: If you are convicted as a second offender, then there is a minimum mandatory 120 day jail sentence that must be imposed. The maximum jail sentence is two years. It is possible to have two DUI convictions and not be sentenced to jail time if the state does not file a Part B information charging you as a repeat offender.
Q. Found guilty under Connecticut general statue 21a279a am I still able to get a ccw permit?
A: Yes. A conviction for possession of a controlled substance or possession of greater than 1/2 ounce marijuana does not automatically disqualify one from obtaining a concealed carry permit.
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