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Glass Buildings


One Hamden Center
2319 Whitney Avenue
Suite 1-D
Hamden, CT 06518

Phone: 203-281-2700 

Fax: 203-281-0700

John A Parese

John A. Parese

John A. Parese has practiced law in the New Haven area since his admission to the bar in 1973, focusing on real estate law, land use, and related fields of practice. He is an active member of the Connecticut Bar Association and the New Haven County Bar Association and serves on the NHCBA Membership Committee. John is a past president of the New Haven County Bar Association and a former Chair of the Connecticut Bar Association Clients’ Security Fund Committee.

John helped develop the Residential Real Estate Closing Customs for the New Haven County Bar Association. In addition, he’s served on the liaison committee with the Greater New Haven Association of Realtors®, which developed the Association’s standard form residential real estate contract. Combining this involvement with his active commitment to the local community over the years, John has extraordinary insight and experience representing real estate and land development clients throughout Connecticut.

John and his wife, Maggie Jensen, live in North Haven, where they are involved in several community organizations.

Community / Business Affiliations (current and previous)

  • Head Moderator (Chief Election Official) Town of North Haven

  • Board of Directors, Habitat for Humanity of Greater New Haven

  • Advisory Board, Quinnipiac University Legal Studies Department

  • Chair, Grant Review Committee, North Haven Education Foundation

  • Board of Directors, Yale Sappern Memorial Fund

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