Author Archives: TCORS

Norwich planning commission approves Burger King abutting historic burial ground

The planning commission Tuesday approved a controversial plan for a Burger King restaurant with a drive-thru on Town Street, the rear property line abutting the historic Colonial Era burial ground. While planning commission members said they were sympathetic with concerns by the many opponents who attended two public hearing rounds to voice objections to the […]

Attorney: Montville council, not mayor, should hire labor lawyers

Jerry O'Malley

After a monthlong dispute between Town Council members and Mayor Ron McDaniel, an outside law firm recently found that the council has the authority to pick an attorney for all town matters, including labor issues. For years, the issues were handled by lawyers selected by the mayor’s office. A majority of councilors last month objected […]

Mayday! Mayday! Mayday! Saving the Vermont Aerospace Company

TMA Vermont Aerospace Award Ceremony

Jeff Sands, CTP, of Dorset Partners; Larry Schwoeri of American Industrial Acquisition Corporation (AIAC); Jon Verbeck of Verbeck Associates; and Kristin Wainright of Tobin, Carberry, O’Malley, Riley & Selinger were recognized as winners of the TMA Small Company Turnaround of the Year Award for 2017 for their work with Vermont Aerospace Company. They recently spoke […]

New London loosens zoning regulations to allow housing in more areas

H. Marcus & Co. buildings new london

The Planning and Zoning Commission has loosened some restrictions on creation of new housing, restrictions that some developers viewed as an obstacle to redevelopment in the city. The changes will make renovations and adaptive reuse of historic buildings more economically feasible and open up more areas for development, said local attorney Bill Sweeney, who successfully […]

Three Partners Recognized in 2019 Edition of Best Lawyers

Tobin, Carberry, O’Malley, Riley & Selinger, P.C. is pleased to announce that three lawyers have been included in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys Robert D. Tobin, Glenn T. Carberry and Thomas J. Riley were recognized for their high caliber work in each of their chosen practice areas. Attorney Tobin was […]

Attorney Thomas Riley Included in Lawdragon 500 Plaintiff Guide

Thomas J. Riley

Attorney Thomas Riley was selected to be included in the Lawdragon 500 Plaintiff Employer Lawyer Guide for 2018. In a letter issued by Lawdragon, Founder Katrina Dewey and VP of Business Development and Sales Carlton Dyce said, “We felt it was important at this time to highlight the important work each of you have done […]

Alcohol License Approved For Newington Ax Throwing Venue

Montana Nights

A beer, cider and wine permit was approved Wednesday night for a Newington recreational ax throwing venue set to open in late July or early August. Questions during the zone and planning commission meeting centered not on the safety of mixing alcohol and axes but also on whether the facility would have ample parking spaces, […]

Glenn Carberry’s Explorations Featured in Aspire Magazine

The World at your fingertips

Aspire, a travel, arts and society magazine published a feature article in their Summer 2018 edition entitled “The World at your fingertips.” The article, written by Nicholas Checker, delved into Attorney Glenn Carberry’s published travel booklet “Epic Destinations.” Carberry’s “Epic Destinations” contains detailed information about more than 100 sites that encourage readers with an interest […]

Mystic marina owners propose redevelopment

Seaport Marine Rendering

The owners of Seaport Marine on Washington Street are proposing a redevelopment of the 11.5-acre site with construction of a second restaurant, a 40-room boutique hotel, commercial space, apartments, townhouses and single-family homes, as well as a public-access boardwalk. The Stonington Planning and Zoning Commission held a workshop Tuesday night to discuss the proposal with […]

Firm Joins as Sponsor of Local Nonprofit Fundraiser for Individuals with IDD

The Arc of New London County Film Festival

Tobin, Carberry, O’Malley, Riley & Selinger, P.C., was one of the sponsors of the 3rd Annual Film Festival fundraiser held by the local nonprofit, The Arc New London County. The festival featured a series of short films about individuals with intellectual or developmental disability (IDD). In addition to a reception and silent auction, attendees enjoyed […]