Bonnie D. Kumiega

Bonnie D. Kumiega

Shareholder, Storrs

860-548-2664

bkumiega@uks.com

Bonnie D. Kumiega is a Shareholder of the Firm and serves as the Office Leader for the Storrs office. Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Kumiega was the founder and principal of Bonnie D. Kumiega & Associates, LLC, a  general law practice located in Somers, Connecticut. Her practice focuses on real estate development, commercial and residential real estate, real estate finance and leasing and commercial lending, banking and municipal law.

Attorney Kumiega also represents closely held businesses and owners in corporate and business law matters, business disputes, mergers and acquisitions, business succession planning, including estate planning, wills and trusts, probate administration and probate litigation. She has extensive experience in all aspects offederal, state, and local laws in commercial law, commercial litigation and creditors’ rights matters including bankruptcy, civil fraud, nondischargeability actions, replevins, workouts, foreclosures, foreclosure committee including municipal tax foreclosures, commercial and investment landlord - tenant matters.  Attorney Kumiega has represented banks, other financial institutions, large corporations, closely held businesses and business owners in various areas of commercial transactional law and litigation in both Connecticut state and federal courts.

Prior to practicing law, Attorney Kumiega worked in the banking industry and as a registered lobbyist before the Connecticut General Assembly for a Connecticut bank.

Attorney Kumiega is actively involved in various professional and community associations. Ms. Kumiega has also served on boards and commissions throughout her career.

Attorney Kumiega currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Mansfield Downtown Partnership (2015- Present) and is a member of the Growth Task Force Committee. Attorney Kumiega is the Chair of the Mansfield Business and Professional Association (2015- Present).

Attorney Kumiega is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and a member of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Section and Executive Committee. She is also a member of the Tolland County Bar Association having served as a past President. Attorney Kumiega serves as an Ambassador to the North Central Connecticut Chamber of Commerce, Windham Chamber of Commerce, American Bar Association and the Somers Rotary Club.

Attorney Kumiega received her J.D. from Western New England School of Law, and her undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut.

Practice FocusEducation
  • J.D., Western New England College School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts
     
  • B.A., University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut
     
Professional & Community Associations
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Section and Executive Committee
  • Tolland County Bar Association (Past President)
  • North Central Connecticut Lawyers’ Association
  • Commercial Law League of America, Creditors Rights Section (1991-2016)
  • Federal Judicial Selection Committee Member (Past Member)
  • North Central Connecticut Chamber of Commerce (Ambassador)
  • Windham Chamber of Commerce
  • American Bar Association (Past Member)
  • Somers Rotary Club
  • Mansfield Business and Professional Association, Chair (2015-Present)
  • Mansfield Downtown Partnership, Board of Directors (2015-Present)
    Growth Task Force Member
  • Somers Cemetary Committee Member
  • Somers Democratic Town Committee (1992-Present)
  • Hartford County Bar Association, Mentor
  • Barrister Oliver Ellsworth Inn of Court (Past Selected Member)
  • United Bank Advisory Board/Rockville Bank Advisory Board (Past Member)
Bar & Court Admissions
  • Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
Bonnie D. Kumiega

Sandy Forand

Paralegal and Administrative Assistant

(860) 509-5330

sforand@uks.com