Berman, Bourns, Aaron & Dembo, Attorneys at Law
Since 1957, the law firm of Berman, Bourns, Aaron & Dembo has represented clients in all aspects of family and divorce law, trust and estate planning and probate litigation. Our attorneys regularly handle appeals, real estate transactions, personal injury and business law cases.
We successfully represent individuals with significant assets in matrimonial matters and in the administration of estates. Our attorneys have decades of trial and appellate experience, handling cases in both the Connecticut Appellate and Supreme Courts.
In the area of probate and estate administration, clients benefit from the unique background of John Berman, who served as a probate judge of West Hartford for 19 years and is an active member of the National College of Probate Judges.
Courtney Bourns and Barbara Aaron focus their practices on divorce mediation and collaborative practice. Attorney Bourns practices exclusively in the area of matrimonial mediation, drawing on more than 40 years of experience as a divorce attorney. Both Attorney Bourns and Attorney Aaron are rated “AV® Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest possible peer review rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
Attorney Aaron’s practice is devoted primarily to high-net income and net-worth clients, who seek to resolve their cases discreetly, in ways that promote the integrity of the family and the interests of children. She is a founding member and past president of the Connecticut Council for Non-Adversarial Divorce (CCND).
Steven Dembo is a litigator with substantial experience in matrimonial, civil, personal injury, and criminal cases, as well as appeals. Attorney Dembo regularly handles complex cases involving multiple legal issues.
Our talented partners are backed by a strong team of able associates: Jo-Ellen Jagos and Caitlin Kozloski.
At Berman, Bourns, Aaron & Dembo, we offer creative solutions to the most complex legal problems. Our attorneys and staff have the experience and knowledge necessary to pursue and defend the best interest of our clients.