Shari-Lynn Cuomo Shore
3190 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518
The Hamden, Connecticut law firm of Wolf & Shore, LLC (link to contact us) is comprised of Kristen Wolf, Esq. and Shari-Lynn Cuomo Shore, Esq. Attorney Wolf and Attorney Shore previously worked together at Riordan, Cutting & Shore, LLP and opened their own Hamden practice in January, 2012. Wolf & Shore, LLC is a general practice firm that focuses primarily on family law, probate administration and estate planning, elder law, juvenile law, business formation and dissolution, criminal defense and criminal pardons.
Wolf & Shore, LLC approaches each case in a client-centric and comprehensive manner because we believe in personal service. We offer each client personalized representation with an emphasis on accessibility. We understand that our clients’ needs supersede all else and have developed various methods to address clients’ concerns promptly and efficiently. If you choose to retain our firm, you can be confident that you will have one-on-one communication with your attorney, your phone calls and e-mails will be returned, your questions will be answered, and you will be kept informed throughout the duration of your case.
We are well-versed in our various practice areas and our experience allows us to combine both litigation and mediation techniques, while simultaneously being sensitive to your emotional needs, to handle each individual matter. We focus on building positive relationships with each client by providing high quality, thorough, and when needed, aggressive legal representation. We pride ourselves on our integrity, work ethic and zealous representation of our clients and have earned a reputation for achieving positive results for our clients. We are dedicated to providing our clients professional, reliable and cost-effective representation.
Attorney Shore is experienced in criminal prosecution, civil litigation, family law, estate planning, employment law and appellate practice and was admitted to practice in the State of Connecticut in 2008. Prior to opening Wolf & Shore, LLC, Attorney Shore was a partner at Riordan, Cutting & Shore, LLP in Orange, Connecticut. Attorney Shore also previously worked in the Schenectady County District Attorney’s Office and focused primarily in appellate practice and the Special Victims Unit. During college, Attorney Shore interned at both a Connecticut Geographical Area (G.A.) court and solo practitioner’s office. Additionally, Attorney Shore serves as appointed counsel for the Office of the Public Defender in both Hartford G.A. and Hartford Juvenile court.
Attorney Shore received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Rochester and her Juris Doctor degree from Albany Law School of Union University. As a doctoral candidate at Albany Law School of Union University, Attorney Shore participated in the American Inns of Court, Italian-American Law Student Association and Senior Prize Trials. Attorney Shore has received many awards and recognitions during her academic and legal careers including an Official Citation from the State of Connecticut General Assembly, Certificate of Award: Connecticut Consortium for Law and Citizenship, and Coach Recognition Award for the Connecticut State Champion High School Mock Trial Team. She also received her New York State Mediation Certification while in attendance at Albany Law , has completed the GAL/AMC training session offered by the Connecticut Commission on Child Protection and has been accredited in the area of Veterans Benefits by the Veterans Administration.
Attorney Shore is an active member of American Bar Association, and Young Lawyers Division, New Haven County Bar Association, Family Law and Membership Committees, New Haven Bar Association’s Young Lawyers, Milford Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section and Family Law Committee, Connecticut Women’s Education and Legal Fund, and the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. Attorney Shore also serves on the Board of Directors for the Foundation of the New Haven County Bar Association. Attorney Shore is also a member of the following professional groups: New Haven Young Professionals Association, New Haven Area Senior Network and the Network of Executive Women of Milford, as well as leading a newly formed business referral network in New Haven County.
Additionally, Attorney Shore remains active in the community by participating as an Attorney Coach for the West Haven High School Mock Trial Team, serving on an alumni committee for the University of Rochester, and the executive board of the Fairfield County Alpha Phi Alumnae Chapter, as well as the advisory board for the collegiate chapter of Alpha Phi at the University of Connecticut.