Criminal Defense Cases

Facing criminal charges can be both daunting and scary. Being charged with any type of crime, whether it’s a DUI, shoplifting, burglary, possession of drugs or another criminal charge will mean serious consequences for a guilty verdict. It’s essential to be aware of your rights after a criminal arrest, to ensure due process and your rights are fairly represented. Attorney Matthew Costello and his team of expert criminal defenders are trained to assist our clients through every step of the process and fight for the best possible outcome.

Call us at 860-803-0287 if you need a defense attorney.

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Family Law

Domestic relations can often be the most contentious and painful situations to deal with when animosity clouds judgement and distorts facts. Having legal counsel who can assist in ensuring the proceedings go as smoothly as possible can eliminate stress and lead to desired outcomes much quicker than going it alone. We are trained in areas including but not limited to the following:

-Child Custody and Visitation


-Divorce Mediation

-Division of Marital Property

-Collaborative Divorce

The end of a marriage isn’t the end of a relationship, especially when children are involved. Attorney Costello will help you start this new phase of your family on the right foot by ensuring  everyone’s needs are taken care of.

Call us at 860-803-0287 for help with your domestic relations challenge.

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Estate Planning

Caring for loved ones isn’t always simple, especially when it comes to wills, trusts, living wills, healthcare management, power of attorney and the myriad legal encumbrances that may present themselves. Attorney Costello and team are advocates for advanced planning, to head off the potential unsavory issues that can arise when helping a parent, spouse or other loved one with estate planning obligations. Call today to schedule a consultation, we will provide sound advice on next steps to help you prepare and plan for whatever life has presented.

Call us at 860-803-0287 for assistance with estate planning.

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To get in touch with us…

We are happy to answer your questions and help you as you find the best outcomes possible. If we cannot help you directly, we are happy to make a referral within our extensive network as well. Call us at 860-803-0287, or click the “Contact” button in order to send us a note, and we will get back to you as quickly as possible.


The legal team of Matthew J. Costello, Esq.

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The law office of Matthew J. Costello, P.C. has been helping businesses, families, and individuals create a better life for themselves and the communities surrounding the greater Hartford, Connecticut, area for nearly 20 years. Our strong reputation for providing client-centered service has earned us the referrals and repeat business .For comprehensive client service in a full range of family law, estate planning, and real estate matters, contact attorney Matthew J. Costello today.  From our office in Hartford, Connecticut, we provide dedicated and focused advocacy.

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