Frank H. Santoro

Frank H. Santoro

Of Counsel
Phone: (860) 493-5740
Fax : (860) 547-1321


For the past twenty years, Mr. Santoro has practiced primarily in the firm’s appellate department.  Prior to joining the firm, he held the following positions:  Assistant United States Attorney (Connecticut); Assistant States Attorney (Maryland); Assistant Public Defender (Maryland); Adjunct Law Professor (Washington, D.C.), and Captain, U.S. Army (Korea).  Mr. Santoro has been counsel of record in over 100 reported cases.


Connecticut Medical Malpractice Law. Co-authored with Joyce Lagnese and Calum Anderson. May, 2015.

The National Environmental Policy Act in Connecticut, 62 Connecticut Bar Journal 290. October, 1988.

A Practical Guide to the Federal Tort Claims Act, 63 Connecticut Bar Journal 224. August, 1989.

Courts Must Scrutinize Use of Epidemiology in Proving Causation, Legal Backgrounder, Washington Legal Foundation. Sept. 29, 1995.

Debunking the Arson Triangle, For the Defense. Co-authored with Calum B. Anderson. Dec., 2001.


Connecticut Bar Association

Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association