Gregory J. Bennici

Associate

  • Overview

    Biography

    Greg Bennici is a member of the firm's Business Litigation Practice Group. He frequently handles cases involving employee and group benefits disputes, property damage subrogation, and complex commercial disputes. 

    Employee and Group Benefits Litigation

    Mr. Bennici handles disputes related to group welfare benefits, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), health insurance, disability insurance, and life insurance coverage. He regularly defends claims brought against plan fiduciaries, and represents plan administrators and insurers in enforcing plan and policy terms and recovering plan assets. Mr. Bennici is a contributor to the Employee Benefits and Compensation Group’s ERISA Claim Defense Blog, a platform that offers commentary and insight on administration and evaluation and litigation of group benefits claims as well as other compliance and litigation issues involving ERISA.

    Property Damage Subrogation

    Mr. Bennici litigates large loss property damage subrogation cases involving fires, explosions, flooding, and other casualties. He represents insurers who have compensated their customers for damage pursuant to their property insurance policies, and pursues reimbursement from responsible third parties. 

    Real Estate Litigation

    Mr. Bennici represents individuals, businesses, and associations involved in litigations of real property rights, including disputes related to ownership, leasing, and condominium rights. 

    Complex Business Litigation

    Mr. Bennici has substantial experience effectively representing clients involved in complex commercial litigations before trial courts at the federal and state level, and in arbitrations and alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Mr. Bennici was selected as a Rising Star to the 2017 Connecticut Super Lawyers list.

    Mr. Bennici also represents organizations and individuals of limited means in a variety of pro bono matters. 

  • Experience
    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Connecticut Bar Association

      Fairfield County Bar Association
      Co-Chair, Young Lawyers Committee

      Defense Research Institute
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Listed as a Rising Star to the 2017 Connecticut Super Lawyers list.

  • NEWS + PRESS
    • Publications

      Publications

      "Permissible Lobbying and Legislative Activities for 501(c)(3) Organizations: How Far Can You Go?" co-presented with J.C. David Hadden, presented to client board of directors (1/8/2004)

    • News

      R+C in the News

      • August 21, 2017

        Patrick Begos and Greg Bennici Co-author Article Published in For the Defense

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      R+C News Releases

      • October 17, 2017

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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