PETER T. MOTT is a principal of Brody Wilkinson and a member of the firm’s Trusts & Estates Group. Mr. Mott practices in the areas of estate planning and trusts and estate administration. He assists individuals with tax and charitable gift planning, business owners with succession planning, and families planning for aging or incapacitated family members. Mr. Mott is a Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney.
He is admitted to practice in Connecticut and has practiced in the Greater Bridgeport area since 1983. Mr. Mott is a member of the American and Connecticut Bar Associations and is past-chair of the Connecticut Bar Association’s Estates and Probate Section. He is state chair for the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, the leading national organization of practitioners, and chair of its committee on Professional Responsibility. Mr. Mott has been selected for inclusion in “The Best Lawyers in America” in the area of trusts and estates since 2005, and was honored as Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in trusts and estates for the Stamford area in 2013. In addition, he has been recognized as a “Connecticut Super Lawyer” in the areas of estate planning and probate; and tax since 2006. Mr. Mott regularly publishes articles on estate planning and speaks at numerous seminars on the subject.
He received his B.A. from Trinity College (Hartford) in 1978 and his J.D., with high honors, from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 1983, where he was an editor of the Connecticut Law Review.