Theodore M. Ladwig regularly counsels individuals and real estate developers on all aspect of real estate transactions and closings, including review and negotiation of contracts, financing, title, and zoning issues. He represents individuals and developers before local wetlands, harbor and planning and zoning commissions.
Ted also assists business clients in the formation and management of corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies. He advises individuals and families in estate settlement matters and estate planning, including drafting and execution of living wills, healthcare powers of appointment, powers of attorney, last will and testament, revocable and irrevocable trusts.
Ted has been admitted to practice in Connecticut since 1971, and has been in private practice with an office in Stonington, Connecticut, ever since.
Ted has extensive experience in searching real estate titles and examining abstracts of title. He is a licensed policy issuing agent for Fidelity National Title Company and Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company. In the course of his career, he has represented a majority of the lending institutions in New London County in both residential and commercial real estate transactions. He is familiar with RESPA requirements and the Closing Customs of the New London County Bar Association.
Ted lives in Stonington with his wife, Cynthia, who is Stonington’s Town Clerk. Between them, they have three grown children, Jim, Beth & Allison.
Bar & Court Admissions:
- Connecticut Bar Association, 1971
- U.S. Supreme Court, 1980
- University of Connecticut, B.A.
- Boston University, J.D.
- Boston University Law Review, Editor 1969-1971
- University of Connecticut, Division of Continuing Legal Education, Real Estate Law, Faculty Member 1986-1989
- Town of Stonington, Town Counsel 1979-1985
- Town of Stonington, Charter Commission 1977-1978