Bellis, Stephen R.

475 Whitney AvenueNew Haven, CT 06511- 2304

Updated: 02/03/2017


Stephen R. Bellis leads our trial practice group. He concentrates in personal injury cases for clients injured in automobile accidents, slip and falls, worker's compensation and medical malpractice.

Steve represents clients who have been killed, or suffer traumatic brain injuries, as well as back/neck disc herniations or muscle strains. He has tried jury cases throughout the State and successfully argued appeals at the Appellate and Supreme Courts. Steve has recovered...


Office Info

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Medical & Dental Malpractice
  • Slip and Falls
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Dog Bites
  • Zoning Applications and Appeals
  • Commercial Business Disputes
  • Commercial Sales and Financing


  • 50%


Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1984
  • U.S. District Court District of Connecticut
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Other Affiliations

  • Shelton Builders Association, Inc. (Counsel)
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • New Haven Lawyer Referral Service (Member)
  • Connecticut Bar Association (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • American Association for Justice (Member)
  • Shelton Republican Town Committee
  • Charter Revision Commission (Redistricting Committee)
  • Redistricting Committee for State Representatives and Senators
  • National Federation of Independent Business
  • New Haven Bar Association, Board of Directors


  • Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, Washington, District of Columbia, 1984
    Honors: Graduation Speaker Class of 1984
    Law Review: Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law Review
  • Boston University, 1981
    Major: Political Science

Office Information


475 Whitney AvenueNew Haven, CT 06511- 2304


  • 203-787-0196

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