OFFICE LOCATIONS IN
FAIRFIELD AND GREENWICH

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Eugene J. Riccio

Eugene J. Riccio

Attorney Riccio has been a criminal defense attorney for 42 years. His practice is limited to state and federal criminal cases. He represents clients in matters throughout the entire State of Connecticut. All legal work and court appearances are personally handled by him. 

PRACTICE AREAS

Domestic Violence

DUI/DWI

Drug Offenses

Child Pornography

Sexual Assaults

Federal Crimes

White Collar/Financial Crimes

Assault

Larceny

Juvenile Delinquency

Violent Crime and Offenses

Motor Vehicle/Traffic Offenses

Weapon Offenses

Illegal Search and Seizure

Violation of Probation

Record Expungement

State of Connecticut Pardons

NOTABLE CASES

Connecticut Supreme/Appellate Court Cases


Miller v. Commissioner of Correction, 242 Conn. 745, 700 A.2d 1108 (1997)

State v. Crafts, 226 Conn. 237, 627 A.2d 877 (1993)

State v. Pinder, 250 Conn. 385, 736 A.2d 857 (1999)

State v. Keiser, 196 Conn. 122, 491 A.2d 382 (1985)

State v. Binet, 192 Conn. 618, 473 A.2d 1200 (1984)

State v. Carter, 189 Conn. 631, 458 A.2d 379 (1983)

State v. Carter, 189 Conn. 611, 458 A.2d 369 (1983)

State v. Sabia, 1 Conn. App. 315 (1984)

State v. Russell, 101 Conn. App. 298, 922 A.2d 191 (2007)

State v. Thurman, 10 Conn. App. 302, 523 A.2d 891 (1987)

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EDUCATIONAL BACKROUND

Marquette University (B.A. 1973)

New York Law School (J.D. 1976)

Fordham University (M.A. 1984)

BAR ADMISSIONS

Connecticut (1976)

New York (1977)

Massachusetts (1997)

United States District Court for the District of Connecticut (1982)

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (1988)

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York (1988) 

United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts (2001)

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit (2004)

RECOGNITIONS

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America (2009-2019)


2019 Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense-General Practice-Stamford Metro*

2018 Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense-General Practice-Stamford Metro*


2017 Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense-White Collar-Stamford Metro*

2015 Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense-White Collar-Stamford Metro*

2011 Lawyer of the Year for Criminal Defense-White Collar-Stamford Metro*


*(For the purposes of this award Stamford Metro includes

the Towns of Bridgeport, Danbury, Darien, Fairfield, Greenwich, New Canaan, 

Norwalk, Old Greenwich, Southport, Stamford, Westport) 


Listed in Super Lawyers (2009-2019)


Top 50: Attorney 2017, 2018, 2019 Connecticut Super Lawyers

Top 100: Attorney 2018 New England Super Lawyers


Fairfield County Bar Association 2018 Recipient of the Mario DiNatale Professionalism Award

BAR ASSOCIATIONS

Member of  the Connecticut Bar Association

Member of  the Greenwich Bar Association

Member of the Stamford/Norwalk Bar Association

Member of the Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

MEMBERSHIPS

Counsel to the Stamford/Norwalk Judicial District Grievance Panel (2007-Present)

Member of the Stamford/Norwalk Judicial District Grievance Panel (2004-2007)

Member of the Client Security Fund (2004-2007)

Member Connecticut Juvenile Training School Advisory Board 

PUBLICATIONS

Member, Board of Editors, Connecticut Law Tribune

Impeachment by Prior Conviction, 59 Connecticut Bar Journal 404 (1985)

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Contact Us

LAW OFFICES OF EUGENE J. RICCIO

2000 POST ROAD, SUITE 203, FAIRFIELD, CONNECTICUT 06824

170 MASON STREET, GREENWICH, CONNECTICUT 06880 Tel.: 203-319-0054 or 203-625-8180 Cell: 203-258-5412 Fax: 203-319-5004 Email: EJR@EJRICCIOLAW.COM