N. Kane Bennett
Connecticut Business and Employment Lawyer
Aeton Law Partners
Neyah Kane Bennett is the co-founder of Aeton Law Partners LLP. He is AV Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. The AV Rating is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards. In 2014-2017, he was awarded the Super Lawyer designation for business litigation. In 2013, he was invited to the board of litigation attorneys as a contributing author for ALM Media's new online practice resource for Connecticut lawyers. He authored the business torts section of a book for ALM on the topic of Civil Discovery in Connecticut. He was further selected as a member of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance upon the recommendation of an advisory board following evaluation for high ethical standards and accomplishment in the profession of law.
Attorney Bennett started his trial career as a prosecutor in a jurisdiction with significant levels of serious crime. He received training in trial practice and investigative tactics from senior trial attorneys both locally and nationally. He tried numerous jury and non-jury cases to verdict and questioned hundreds of witnesses under oath in court proceedings.
Attorney Bennett moved on from his job as a prosecutor to join one of Connecticut's largest litigation and trial firms. There, he gained extensive training and experience in civil litigation working alongside and under the supervision of notable veteran attorneys. After several years of practice and reaching the status of Partner, Attorney Bennett moved on to form his own law firm.
Attorney Bennett's practice at Aeton includes representation of individuals and businesses in a range of matters such as business disputes, breach of contract, theft of trade secrets, unfair trade practices, commercial law, technology, employment, personal injury, and products liability. In addition, he provides general counsel services to individuals and businesses throughout Connecticut related to litigation, contracts, technology, human resources and employment matters, and risk management issues. Attorney Bennett also regularly handles matters in Massachusetts and other states.
Attorney Bennett has represented several companies in matters involving breach of fiduciary duty lawsuits, employment, and protection of trade secrets. He also serves as approved litigation counsel for two national insurance companies handling claims involving errors and omissions for technology providers. These claims typically involve disputes arising from software contracts.
Early in his career, Attorney Bennett started to adopt new legal technologies to increase his service level to clients. He has continued to stay on the leading edge in use of legal technology. He published a column for the Connecticut Law Tribune on various technology platforms to help attorneys deploy better methods of law firm practice and management. He is also a frequent author and commentator on issues concerning technology and the law.
Attorney Bennett is the publisher of the Connecticut Business Litigation Blog. The blog is in its sixth year and covers a variety of legal topics impacting business in Connecticut.
CT Bar 1998
Council on Litigation Management (Commercial Litigation Committee) Present
Connecticut Bar Association, Technology Committees (Member) Present
Massachusetts State Bar (Member) 1997-Present
Super Lawyer - Business Litigation (Super Lawyers) 2014
AV Peer Review Rated (Martindale-Hubbell)
Greater Hartford’s “Top Attorneys” (Hartford Magazine)
Aeton Law Partners
101 Centerpoint Drive #105
Middletown, CT 06457
Areas of Law and Practice
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|Business Law||Business Arbitration, Business Associations Law, Business Cooperatives, Business Crimes, Business Development, Business Dissolutions, Business Enterprises, Business Estate Planning, Business Formation, Business Fraud, Business Litigation, Business Mediation, Business Organization, Business Planning, Business Regulation, Business Reorganization, Business Start-Ups, Business Succession Planning, Business Successions, Business Syndication, Business Taxation, Business Torts, Business Transactions, Business Transfers, Business Trusts, Business Valuation, Buy-Sell Agreements, Buying and Selling of Businesses, Closely Held Business Estate Planning, Closely Held Business Law, Closely Held Business Taxation, Complex Business Litigation, Cooperative Taxation, Emerging Business Law, Emerging Growth Companies, Entrepreneurial Business Law, Family Business Law, Family Business Mediation, Family Business Successions, International Business Law, International Joint Ventures, Joint Ventures, Limited Liability Company Law, Minority Business Law, Pass-Through Entities, Private Business Law, Privatization, Professional Practices, Small Business Law, Sole Proprietorships, Strategic Alliances, Trade and Professional Associations, Trade Association Law|
|Personal Injury||Accidents, Animal Attacks, Aquatic Injuries, Automobile Accidents and Injuries, Automobile Negligence, Bicycle Accidents, Boating Accidents, Bodily Injury, Brain Injury, Bus Accidents, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Catastrophic Injury, Commercial Vehicle Liability, Dog Bites, Electrical Injury, Head Injury, Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries, Motorcycle Accidents, Neurolaw, Pedestrian Injuries, Personal Injury Appeals, Product Liability, Severe Burns, Sexual Abuse, Slip and Fall, Spinal Injury, Subway Accidents, Third Party Wrongful Death, Work Place Injury, Whiplash, Wrongful Death|
Partner | Aeton Law Partners
2012 - 2018
At Aeton Law Partners, we offer innovative solutions to our clients involved in disputes, litigation, and transactions in business, technology, employment, intellectual property, and insurance law. We regularly handle matters in Middletown, Hartford, New Haven and throughout Connecticut and also handle matters in Massachusetts, New York, and throughout the country on a select basis.
The term "Aeton" means swift and efficient and we designed our law firm to meet that description. We recognize our clients want their matters handled efficiently, thoughtfully, and with diligence. Our Connecticut business attorneys provide the depth of knowledge expected of large law firm attorneys, but the personalized attention, competitive rates and alternative fee structures afforded by a small, nontraditional firm. We take pride in the commitment and dedication to our client's legal problems, and we work in collaboration with our clients to find the right solutions.
Our partners are rated AV Preeminent by their peers, which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards as determined by Martindale-Hubbell.
Our attorneys have been included in the select listing of outstanding attorneys in Connecticut and New England by Super Lawyers.
Our lawyers are recognized as "Top-Rated Lawyers" by The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazines.
Our attorneys have been selected as "Top Attorneys" by both Connecticut Magazine and Hartford Magazine.
Partner | Raymond & Bennett
2007 - 2012
Partner | Halloran & Sage, LLP
1999 - 2007
J.D. | Suffolk University Law School
1994 - 1997
B.A. | University of Connecticut
1990 - 1994
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Middletown, Connecticut, Middlesex County
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