Senior Associate

Matthew W. Sapienza



40 Richards Avenue
3rd Floor
Norwalk, CT 06854
P (203) 604-6767
F (203) 286-1835

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Matthew Sapienza is a senior associate in the Connecticut office of WSHB. Prior to joining the firm, Matthew worked as an attorney for the Office of Corporation Council of the City of Norwalk, Connecticut. In that role, Matthew assisted with a variety of litigation matters, such as premises liability, tax appeals, zoning, and blight enforcement. He also served as staff to the municipal ordinance committee. Prior to attending law school, Matthew was a paralegal specializing in personal injury and medical malpractice claims.

Matthew received his Juris Doctorate degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law, where he worked in the Tax Clinic. He received his undergraduate degree in History, cum laude, from the University of Connecticut.


Quinnipiac University School of Law (J.D., 2013)

University of Connecticut (B.A., 2008)

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Practice Areas

Commercial and Business Litigation
  • Breach of contract; defense against claims; other business torts.
General Liability and Casualty
  • Defense of businesses, property owners, and individuals in a wide variety of claims resulting in catastrophic injuries and death.
  • Defense of owners and managers against bodily injury claims.
Public Entity Defense
  • Represent city managers on all aspects of litigation, including trials, administrative hearings, and arbitrations.
Real Estate and Land Use
  • Representation for zoning changes, conditional-use permits, and nonconforming-use permits.


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