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.
Mr. Mott is admitted to practice in Connecticut and has practiced in the Greater Bridgeport area since 1983. He 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 a Fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, the leading national organization of practitioners, and a member of its committee on Professional Responsibility. In addition, Mr. Mott was selected for inclusion in “The Best Lawyers in America” and “Connecticut Super Lawyers” both of which are based on a peer-review survey. He regularly publishes articles on estate planning and speaks at numerous seminars on the subject.
Mr. Mott 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.
Mr. Mott currently serves on the Boards of the Fairfield County Community Foundation and the Council of Churches of Greater Bridgeport. He has been involved in numerous civic activities over the years, including the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA, Fairfield Public Library, and First Church Congregational.
Mr. Mott is a lifelong resident of Fairfield, Connecticut, where he currently resides with his wife, Janet.