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