Our Practice Areas

General Litigation & Alternative Dispute Resolution

Estate Planning & Probate

Municipal Law

Family Law

  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Divorce
  • Division of Marital Assets
  • Alimony
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation
  • Divorce Modifications

Personal Injury

Office Location

Goldstein and Peck, P.C.

1087 Broad Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604

203.334.9421 Tel

203.334.6949 Fax


Our Awards & Affiliations

Highly Rated Family, Divorce & Personal Injury Lawyers

Serving the legal needs of businesses, families and individuals in Bridgeport, Fairfield & Westport, CT


At the Bridgeport law firm of Goldstein and Peck, P.C., we work hard to earn the trust of our clients. Along the way, many of our attorneys have also earned honors from their peers as AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated and BV® Distinguished™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, awarded to those lawyers who exhibit the highest degree of ethical standards and professional ability. For anything from experienced injury attorneys to family lawyers or divorce lawyers, our attorneys at Goldstein and Peck, P.C. will be focused on your case and dedicated to obtaining positive outcomes.

We invite you to meet our outstanding attorneys:

Contact our Bridgeport office to schedule a free consultation

We are committed to helping you with your most pressing legal matters, whether you are looking for an experienced family lawyer, injury attorney, estate attorney or looking into divorce mediation. To schedule a free consultation, contact us online or call 203-334-9421.

Attorney William J. Kupinse Jr.


Email: kupinsew@nullgoldsteinandpeck.com

William J. Kupinse Jr. has been providing clients with solid legal solutions for over 50 years. He earned his J.D. from Cornell University Law School, graduating with distinction in 1964. He was admitted that same year to the Connecticut Bar and the U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut. He was also admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit in 1971 and the U.S. Tax Court in 1971. He also served as First Selectman, Town of Easton, from 1997-2007. He is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®. Mr. Kupinse’s practice areas include:

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Attorney Dennis M. Laccavole

Email: laccavoled@nullgoldsteinandpeck.com

Attorney Laccavole has over thirty-five years of significant litigation experience in state and federal courts and before all types of ADR forums. He is admitted to practice law in Connecticut, New York, the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, the United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. He is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.

The primary focus of Attorney Laccavole’s practice is the litigating of insurance related claims, automobile negligence claims (including uninsured and underinsured motorist claims), premises liability claims, and insurance coverage disputes. He also litigates employment related claims on behalf of employers. He has tried dozens of cases to verdict and has argued appeals in the Appellate court of the State of Connecticut, the Connecticut Supreme Court and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. A growing part of his practice consists of acting as a Mediator and Arbitrator to assist in the resolution of various types of claims.

Attorney Laccavole received his BS degree from Fairfield University in 1975 and his JD degree from St. John’s University School of Law in 1978. He is a member of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, the Connecticut Bar Association, the Connecticut Trial Lawyer’s Association and the Connecticut Defense Lawyer’s Association, where he served on the board of Directors. Mr. Laccavole’s areas of practice include:

  • Personal injury — car, bus, boat, bicycle, motor vehicle and construction accidents; premises liability
  • Personal injury defense
  • Products liability
  • Insurance litigation
  • Insurance arbitration
  • Insurance defense — auto liability, auto coverage, casualty, commercial, bad faith, coverage, life and health, uninsured and underinsured motorists, commercial insurance, environmental insurance
  • Employment litigation, wrongful termination
  • Wrongful death

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Attorney Walter A. Flynn


Attorney Flynn has practiced in the area of trusts and estates and probate work for over forty years. His practice includes estate planning, wills and death taxation issues as well as planning issues for the elderly. In addition to his probate practice, Attorney Flynn has also represented numerous clients in the area of eminent domain proceedings.

He is admitted to the practice of law in Connecticut and the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, the United States Second Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.

Attorney Flynn received his BS Degree from Boston College in 1965, his J.D. Degree from Georgetown University in 1968 and his LL.M. in Taxation from New York University Law School in 1971.

He is a member of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association (President 1988-1989), the Westport, Connecticut (Member House of Delegates 1990-1994), Member of the Executive Committee of the Estates and Probate Section (1975- ) and American Bar Associations.

Attorney Flynn has also served as Town Attorney for the Town of Weston (1984-1991) and assistant Town Attorney for Town of Westport and Town of Newtown, and as a member of the Board of Finance, Town of Fairfield (1999-2008) and Police Commission Town of Fairfield (2010- present).

His practice areas include:

  • Taxation
  • Eminent domain

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Attorney Peter B. O’Connell

Peter B. O'Connell

Email: oconnellp@nullgoldsteinandpeck.com

Attorney Peter B. O’Connell has been a practicing attorney in the Greater Bridgeport area for over 45 years.

His primary area of practice has been in the areas of real estate transactions; probate practice and estate planning.

Peter B. O’Connell received his B.S. degree from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. and his J.D. degree from Fordham Law in New York City. He is a member and President-Elect of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, a member of its Real Estate and Probate sections of the same and a member of the Connecticut Bar Association. Mr. O’Connell’s practice areas include:

  • Real estate law

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Attorney Andrew M. McPherson

Email: mcphersona@nullgoldsteinandpeck.com

Attorney Andrew McPherson focuses his practice on general litigation and appeals. He is admitted to practice law in Connecticut, the United States District Court of Connecticut, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States. Attorney McPherson has successfully tried jury and court trials. He has successfully argued appeals in the Connecticut Appellate and Supreme Courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Attorney McPherson has successfully opposed a petition for a writ of certiorari in the Supreme Court of the United States. He has litigated and argued cases on appeal involving arbitration disputes, contested easements, employment discrimination claims, conservatorship disputes, contested dissolutions of limited liability companies, commercial disputes, The Fair Credit Reporting Act, The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, foreclosure actions, insurance coverage disputes, landlord/tenant disputes, municipal law, piercing the corporate veil claims, personal injury claims, including automobile negligence claims, premises liability claims, and products liability claims, professional malpractice claims, property disputes, planning and zoning matters, probate court matters, voter registration issues, wrongful termination claims and police misconduct claims.

Attorney McPherson has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Connecticut Super Lawyers (2016) in the area of General Litigation.

Attorney McPherson received his BA from Temple University and his law degree from Rutgers University. He is a member of the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association. Mr. McPherson’s practice areas include:

  • General practice
  • Litigation

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Attorney Greg Vetter

Email: vetterg@nullgoldsteinandpeck.com

Attorney Vetter specializes as an injury attorney and insurance defense attorney, including but not limited to matters in automobile negligence claims, premises liability claims, dog bite claims, and other insurance coverage disputes, as well as commercial litigation matters, contract matters, real estate and zoning matters, foreclosure matters, collection matters, landlord/tenant disputes, and probate court matters.

Attorney Vetter received his BA degree from Connecticut College in 2006, and his JD degree from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2009. He is admitted to practice law in the State of Connecticut, State of New York, and District Court of Connecticut. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association, Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, and Connecticut Defense Lawyer’s Association:

  • Automobile Negligence
  • Premises Liability
  • Real Estate Matters
  • Dog Bites
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Landlord/Tenant Disputes

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