Wilder G. Gleason
Top rated Land Use & Zoning attorney in Darien, ConnecticutGleason & Associates, LLC
The founder of the law firm Gleason & Associates LLC located in Darien, Connecticut, Wilder G. Gleason has been practicing law for the past 45 years. Serving clients in Fairfield County, among the regions of Westport, Greenwich, Darien and Weston, he covers matters of law including applications for variances, permits, approvals and litigation on:
- Residential and commercial real estate
- Land use
- Purchase and lease
- Property tax
- Boundary disputes
Mr. Gleason completed his bachelor’s degree in 1972 from Williams College. He pursued his legal studies at the University of Connecticut School of Law and secured his Juris Doctor degree in 1977.
Licensed to practice in Connecticut, Mr. Gleason helps his clients solve complex and long processes of approval from land-use agencies. He counsels them on matters involving real estate, various disputes, and the planning and management of assets. Decades of experience in the field of real estate law have given him the practical knowledge to anticipate probable outcomes and to plan his strategies accordingly.
Previously, Mr. Gleason was the co-chair of the Stamford/Norwalk, Darien and Wilton Regional Bar Association. He now serves on their board of directors. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Planning and Zoning Section, the American Bar Association and the Regional Bar Association’s Real Estate Section.
Resolute and professional in his approach, Mr. Gleason commits to each case he takes up and to solving his clients’ issues. He is rated “Excellent” on Avvo for his client service throughout the long years of his legal career. He also has received a number of positive client reviews and is peer-review rated Distinguished* through Martindale-Hubbell.
An active participant in community-oriented activities, Mr. Gleason has served on the board of directors of Person to Person and currently serves on their Development Committee. He also volunteers for the local government, working with the Charter Review Commission and the Representative Town Meeting.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Practice areasLand Use/Zoning, Real Estate: Business
- 50% Land Use/Zoning
- 50% Real Estate: Business
First Admitted: 1977, Connecticut
Professional Webpage: https://www.gleasonllc.com/meet-wilder
- Charter Review Commission and the Representative Town Meeting
- Homefront and Community Supper
- Active Member, Wilder leads
- Active Member, St. Luke’s Parish
- Development Committee, Person-to-Person, Inc.
- President, Person-to-Person, Inc.
- Board of Directors, Person-to-Person, Inc.
- Williams College, B.A.
Office location for Wilder G. Gleason
23 Old Kings Highway South
PO Box 1267
Darien, CT 06820
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