Noble practices in the area of litigation, including civil and business litigation, premises liability/insurance claims defense, and commercial landlord/tenant law, including commercial lease litigation and evictions.  Noble has litigated several commercial landlord and tenant cases through trial.  He regularly counsels retail developers, retailers, and other commercial landlords and tenants regarding lease negotiations and leasing disputes.  He also practices in the area of business immigration. Noble is the author of the treatise Connecticut Landlord and Tenant Law with Forms, published by the Connecticut Law Tribune.  He is the co-chair of the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee; the current vice chair of the Connecticut Statewide Grievance Committee; and also serves on the Board of Directors of the USLAW NETWORK.

Practice Areas

Education

  • The American University
    • Washington College of Law, J.D., 1991
  • The American University
    • School of International Service, M.A., 1985
  • Norwich University, Corps of Cadets, B.A., 1982

Bar Memberships

  • Connecticut, 1991
  • United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2001
  • United States District Court, District of Connecticut, 1991

Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Partner (2008-Present)
  • Tyler Cooper & Alcorn, LLP
    • Partner (1998-2008)

Professional Affiliations

  • DRI – The Voice of the Defense Bar, Member
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association: Member, 1992-Present; Connecticut Chapter Chair (1999-2001)
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member, Litigation Section
  • New Haven County Bar Association, Member
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Member
  • USLAW Network - Board of Directors
    • Retail Practice Group - Vice Chair

Special Honors

  • Appointed to the Connecticut Statewide Grievance Committee by the Executive Committee of the Judges of the Superior Court 2000-2006; 2009-2012; 2012-2015. Vice-Chair (2012-2015)
  • Court-Appointed Arbitrator, New Haven Judicial District, 2001-Present
  • Currently listed in Woodward/White Inc.’s Best Lawyers in America® in the Litigation - Real Estate Law categories

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Youth Continuum, Inc., Board Member, 1995-June 2008; June 2009-Present

Lectureships

  • Panelist at the Retail Risk and Claims Managers Round Table Meeting, "Navigating the Security Litigation Storm," July 2013
  • Panelist at DRI Retail & Hospitality Litigation & Claims Management Seminar, presented "Anatomy of the Landlord and Tenant Relationship Within the Retail Context: Two Sides, Two Priorities," May 2012
  • Panelist at the ICSC’s Connecticut Next Generation Program “Deal or No Deal: How Attorneys Work to Keep Deals on Track While Protecting Their Client’s Best Interest,” March 2011
  • Panelist at the New Haven County Bar Association – Continuing Legal Education Seminar “Landlord Tenant Law in CT: Practice and Procedure,” March 2011
  • Noble has Lectured on and authored several articles regarding commercial leasing and landlord tenant litigation