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Attorney Amanda Telesco is a member in good standing of the Connecticut Bar. Since joining the Firm in 2015, Amanda has assisted in all areas of the firm’s legal practice. She appears regularly in all of Connecticut’s state courts, defending the Firm’s clients against major felonies and all categories of misdemeanors, including domestic violence crimes, DWI / DUI, drug crimes, and juvenile crimes.

Amanda also co-chairs the Firm’s cutting edge Internet Scrubbing, a unique practice offering that Amanda developed with Attorney Sherman when Amanda began working at the Firm as a paralegal in 2012.

Amanda also co-chairs the Firm’s Juvenile & UConn Crimes Practice Groups, assisting over 100 families with juvenile court appearances and related Connecticut Department of Children and Family (“DCF”) investigations.

Some of Amanda’s notable work includes:**

  • Since 2015, Amanda has successfully assisted over 150 of the Firm’s clients in removing arrest reports of dismissed cases from media websites and Google searches, including mug shots.
  • In 2018, Amanda successfully secured the dismissal and expungement of felony Larceny charges in Stamford Superior Court, which exposed the client to up to 20 years of jail if convicted.
  • In 2018, Amanda secured the dismissal and expungement of felony Domestic Violence charges in the Rockville Superior Court, which exposed the client to up to 4 years of jail if convicted.
  • In 2018, Amanda secured a $70,000 civil settlement for a client who was the victim of wire fraud.
  • In 2017, Amanda successfully appealed two Global Entry denials, resulting in our clients’ reinstatement into the Global Entry / TSA Pre-Check programs.

**Previous representative matters or past successes do not guarantee future successes or similar results.

Attorney Telesco received her Bachelors of Arts degree from Loyola University Maryland in 2011, and went on to earn her Juris Doctorate in 2015 – cum laude – from the Quinnipiac University School of Law, with an honors concentration in Health Law and a certification in Dispute Resolution. Prior to joining the firm as an attorney in 2015, Amanda worked as a legal intern at the Law Offices of Mark Sherman during the summer of 2013 and academic year of 2015.

Professional & Bar Association Memberships

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Fairfield County Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association

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