Timothy-LenesAfter graduating from Northeastern University and receiving his law degree from Suffolk University School of Law, Attorney Lenes joined the Judge Advocate General Corps of the United States Navy and served on active duty at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton, Connecticut. After completing active duty, he joined Frank Manfredi in their law practice in Norwich, Connecticut. Attorney Lenes has practiced law over the past 25 years in the Norwich area and is skillful in all aspects of Family Law including divorce, legal separation, child custody, adoption, child support issues, alimony, contempts, modifications, wills, probate and real estate law.

Attorney Lenes has been recognized for his prowess in Family Law and has been appointed to serve as a Special Master in domestic law by both the Norwich Superior Court and The Regional Family Trial Court in Middletown. Every case is important to Attorney Lenes whether it involves a complicated self-employed business or a payroll employee with a 401K. Attorney Lenes has tried complicated custody cases and cases involving high assets, but the most important thing is getting you through the process with a fair outcome and your dignity intact. As a Retired JAGC , Attorney Lenes understands how military pay and benefits are affected by divorce and will use this knowledge to achieve the best outcome for you. Please call and set up an appointment and let us help you with your legal issues.

Email address: tlenes@cgmllaw.com

Phone: 860-887-1695 (Extension 111)


Northeastern University, Boston, MA, B.S. in Criminal Justice 1979.
Graduated from Suffolk University School of Law in 1983 with a J.D. Degree.
Admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1988, and also admitted to the Massachusetts and NewYork Bar Associations.


Practice of Law:

Private Practice
Cotter, Greenfield, Manfredi & Lenes, P.C.
Norwich, CT
1988 – present

Concentration in Family Law and Real Estate

Special Master in the New London County Court
Retired U.S.N. Judge Advocate General
Active Duty 1984 – 1988
Reserves, JAGC 1988 – 2011

Proficiency in Military Family Law