Steven Tomeo


We at Tomeo Sills, LLC are proud to have a highly skilled Connecticut criminal defense lawyer such as Attorney Steven Tomeo on our legal team. He is truly passionate about fighting for the underdog. Whether you are facing DUI charges or assault charges, he has the skills and knowledge required to carefully handle your case. He has extensive DUI training and has taken many classes on standardized field sobriety testing, including, the LaPiere course and the C.E.S. consulting breath testing course. He has taken the Mastering Scientific Evidence for DUI Defense, the advanced trial strategy course, and is a Member of NCDD (National College for DUI Defense). In addition to the coursework, Attorney Tomeo along with his partner Jonathan R. Sills, Co-Author the Connecticut Practice Series Book, CONNECTICUT DUI LAW 2015 EDITION published by Thomson Reuters. He also publishes an E-book on DUI law for clients and potential clients to read. This training and legal research allows him to handle even the most complex kinds of DUI cases and to challenge field sobriety test results on behalf of our clients.

He personally handles each case that crosses his desk because he believes that accused individuals deserve to have high-quality legal representation. He makes every effort to ensure that our clients understand the scope of their rights and options so that they can make informed decisions regarding their cases. He views his role as not one of passing judgment, but as lending a hand to those who are facing what is bound to be one of the most stressful moments in their lives.

Attorney Tomeo is very familiar with how prosecutors think and can often anticipate how they will approach a particular criminal case, which allows him to strategically prepare accordingly. He was a police prosecutor in his early years of practice and as a result is able to prepare a personalized strategy for your case after reviewing the details of your arrest. Through his step-by-step guidance, he can help you navigate the notoriously complex judicial system. He will work tirelessly to secure the most favorable case result possible, such as dismissal or charge reduction.

Attorney Tomeo grew up in New Jersey. He is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ and The Ohio Northern College of Law in Ada, Ohio. Over the years he was a police prosecutor and Special Counsel to Ohio Attorney General, William J. Brown. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and the Hartford Bar Association.

Attorney Tomeo’s often used expression is the one recited in famed detective writer Michael Connolly’s Harry Bosche novels: “Everyone matters or nobody matters.”

Wish to discuss your case with Attorney Tomeo? Please contact our firm today.


  • Ohio Northern College of Law – Ada, Ohio
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University – Teaneck, NJ

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • National College of DUI Defense

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