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Patricia A. DeLeo

Patricia A. DeLeo

Senior Counsel


Trish DeLeo is an experienced real estate attorney who represents buyers and sellers in a variety of transactional matters. She counsels clients on matters including mortgage loans, property issues, contracting, and partnership and joint venture relationships. Trish has undergone advanced training in real estate closings and is a licensed agent with Connecticut Attorneys Title Insurance Co.

In her 20-year career, Trish has also advised a variety of businesses and individuals in transactional and litigation matters on issues involving licensing, privacy, insurance and regulations, acquisitions and sales, due diligence, corporate governance, property and leasing, litigation management and prevention, and alternative dispute resolution. 

Trish is a skilled and effective negotiator and facilitator with significant experience in mediation and arbitration. She has undergone advanced training in mediation through Quinnipiac University School of Law and has handled arbitration matters before the American Arbitration Association.

Trish’s litigation experience and mediation training have enabled her to become adept at advising clients on the myriad issues they encounter, proficient at drafting contracts and agreements, and skilled in negotiating and encouraging collaboration in a variety of contexts. Trish takes a personal approach to client representation, taking the time to get to know each of her clients and to understand their business goals and objectives.

Prior to joining Carlton Fields, Trish owned and operated a real estate and business law firm.

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • West Hartford Chamber of Commerce
  • Connecticut Council for Non-Adversarial Divorce


  • Penn State Dickinson School of Law (J.D., 1996)
    • Associate Editor, Dickinson Journal of Environmental Law & Policy
  • Marywood University (B.A., cum laude, 1991)
    • National Collegiate Communications Award
Bar Admissions
  • Connecticut
  • Florida
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania


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