Paul N. Gilmore

Paul N. Gilmore

Shareholder, Hartford

(860) 548-2641

Paul N. Gilmore has an extensive background in commercial and financial litigation and in the process of loan workouts. The principal focus of his practice is twofold: the protection and enforcement of creditors' rights, including complex commercial collection and foreclosure actions, workouts and bankruptcy proceedings; and complex commercial litigation, including matters of contract litigation, business torts, business dissolution proceedings, principal/partner disputes, intellectual property disputes, real property disputes, debtor-creditor disputes, civil fraud and the defense of claims under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
Mr. Gilmore's practice in the area of intellectual property encompasses the identification and evaluation of a client's existing intellectual property assets and the maintenance, protection and defense of intellectual property rights.   

Reported Cases:
Dolan v. D.A.N. Joint Venture (In re Dolan), 230 B.R. 642 (Bankr. D. Conn. 1998)
Cadle Co. v. Errato, 71 Conn. App. 447 (2002)
Cadle Co. v. Gabel, 69 Conn. App. 279; 794 A.2d 1029 (2002)
Cadle Co. v. Ginsberg, 70 Conn. App. 748; 802 A.2d; 2002 Conn. App. LEXIS 363 (2002)
Cadle Co. v. Ogalin (In re Ogalin), 303 B.R. 552 (2004 Bankr., D. Conn.)
Cadle Co. v. Jones, 2004 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 18300 (2004, D. Conn.)
Cadle Co. v. Ogalin, 495 F. Supp. 2d 278 (D. Conn. 2007)H-K Properties, LLC v.
H-K Properties, LLC v. Town of Mansfield Planning and Zoning Com’n, 165 Conn. App. 488, 139 A.3d 878 (2016)
Cadle Co. v. Fletcher, 324 Conn. 228, 151 A.3d 1262 (2016)
Cadle Co. v. Fletcher, 848 F.3d 88 (2d Cir. 2017)

Mr. Gilmore is the Chairman of the Simsbury Water Pollution Control Authority, a member of the Board of Directors of the Greater Hartford YMCA, the past Chairman of the Board of Managers of the Farmington Valley YMCA (2010 - 2012), and a past member of the Simsbury Zoning Board of Appeals and the Trinity Episcopal Church Vestry. Mr. Gilmore also has served as Special Counsel to the Archbishop of Kaduna (Nigeria), Anglican Communion, on matters pertaining to the draft revision of the Constitution of the Diocese of Kaduna. Mr. Gilmore received his J.D. from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his B.S., magna cum laude, in Finance, from The Florida State University. He received various scholastic achievement awards and was a member of the Dean’s List for Academic Achievement at both universities.

Practice FocusEducation
  • J.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 1988
    Dean's List for Academic Achievement 1986-1988
    American Jurisprudence Award for Excellence in the Study of Torts
  • B.S., magna cum laude, Finance, Florida State University, Tallahasse, FL 1984
    Beta Gamma Sigma
    Phi Kappa Phi
    Phi Eta Sigma
    Dean's List for Academic Achievement 1981-1984
Professional & Community Associations
  • Simsbury Water Pollution Control Authority
    Member, 1999-Present
    Vice Chairman, 2010-2015
    Chairman, 2015-Present
  • Greater Hartford YMCA
    Board of Directors 2013 - Present
  • Farmington Valley YMCA
    Board of Managers, 2006-2012
    Chairman, Board of Managers, 2010-2012
  • Trinity Episcopal Church Vestry
    Member 2001-2004
    Diocesan Convention Delegate, 2004 - 2010
  • Simsbury Zoning Board of Appeals 1993-1998
Bar & Court Admissions
  • State of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • Author, "Internet Websites:  Do They Confer Personal Jurisdiction in Connecticut?", Federal Practice Newsletter, Winter 2000/2001
  • Author, "Loan Workouts:  Post Default Remedies"
  • Co-Author, "Sale of Collateral"
Paul N. Gilmore

Kathi Gauthier

Administrative Assistant