Featured Case Studies

Hinckley Allen Representing First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc. in $544 Million Transaction

Hinckley Allen is representing First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBNK), the holding company for Farmington Bank, in connection with First Connecticut Bancorp’s acquisition by People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: PBCT), the holding company for …

Hinckley Allen Represents The Wilton Bank in $5M Acquisition

Hinckley Allen recently represented The Wilton Bank, Connecticut in a recent merger with Bankwell Bank, owned by parent company, Bankwell Financial Group, Inc., a bank holding company headquartered in New Canaan, Connecticut.The acquisition will add to…

​Defeat of Motion for Conditional Class Certification in FLSA class action case

Hinckley Allen successfully defeated a motion for conditional class certification of a class action wage and hour case involving loan processors working for a large financial institution. The Court ruled that plaintiffs failed to satisfy even the lenien…

Successful defense of property owner in contract dispute

Hinckley Allen served as counsel to a commercial property owner that terminated negotiations with a prospective bank seeking to lease the property.  When the bank sued the client claiming there was an enforceable contact, David and his partner Bob Flander…

$60,000,000 Sale and Lease Back of Tower Office Building

Hinckley Allen represented a major national bank in the $60,000,000 sale of a tower office building which housed its corporate head quarters and therefore included a lease back of its office space including preservation of critical rights to expand or redu…

Favorable resolution of wage claim for a major Connecticut bank

Hinckley Allen attorneys represented a major Connecticut bank in connection with a wage claim filed with the state Department of Labor by a former commissioned salesperson. Our lawyers were able to achieve a favorable resolution of the claim by filing an a…