Practice Areas

At the law office of Laura S. Mitler, LLC, we are focused on cooperative lawyering. At our south central Connecticut practice, we have represented individuals and businesses for over 20 years. We understand the uncertainty that comes with an unresolved family law matter and work hard to keep you constantly apprised of the status of your case and your options moving forward.

We strive to return all phone calls and e-mails within 24 hours, so that you always know where you stand. Contact our offices to set up a initial consultation.


We represent men and women at all stages of a divorce, from the decision to file through trial or mediation to post-judgment requests for modification or enforcement of existing divorce decrees. We handle all family law matters arising out of divorce, including child custody, visitation or parenting plans, alimony, and the division of marital property.

We have a comprehensive understanding of the no-fault divorce laws in Connecticut and will take the necessary action to protect your interests. To learn more, see our page on divorce .

Child Custody

We work with parents who want to establish and implement custody plans for minor children. We will help you create physical and legal custody arrangements that focus on the best interests of your children while protecting and maintaining your relationship as a parent. We can help you set up temporary or permanent custody and seek modification in the event of a change in circumstances.

See our page on child custody for additional information.

Visitation / Parenting Plans

We will help you negotiate a parenting plan that allows you to maintain a role in the nurturing and rearing of your minor children. We will also represent your interests in proceedings with a judge or guardian ad litem.

We handle concerns involving temporary or permanent parenting plans, as well as modifications necessitated by relocation. For more information, go to our page on visitation / parenting plans .

Justice of the Peace

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To arrange an initial consultation with an experienced lawyer, contact us or call us at 203-624-0535. We are available to meet with clients Monday through Friday, from 9 am until 5 pm. We accept Visa and MasterCard.