Our Firm

Charles & Boni-Vendola was conceived in 1980 between two friends, while attending Hamden High School.  They both dreamed of a practice and the dream grew as they pursued their educational paths.   Marianne took the traditional route of attending law school immediately following college while  Corrine gained practical experience working in a law firm and then went on to attend law school.  In 2000, their dreams came to fruition when Charles & Boni-Vendola, LLC was formed.

Corrine and Marianne pride themselves on helping others through very difficult times with compassion and respect.  They are known for their attention to detail as well as their extensive knowledge of the family law process. Their reputation in both Fairfield and New Haven counties for representing with integrity and competently with a variety of clients and tailoring advice to their needs is deeply extended in the landscape of the Connecticut Family Law Bar.

Charles & Boni-Vendola, LLC, has the depth of knowledge and diverse skills necessary to negotiate, and, when necessary, litigate issues. Their experience extends to representing clients in  high net worth cases, civil unions separation, dissolution of marriage, division of marital property, child custody and support, spousal support, third-party custody/visitation, premarital agreements and family law mediation.  In addition, when necessary, they  have experience in the appeal process.  Marianne and Corrine are known for their detail oriented approach to their matters; as well as, the personalized attention to their clients. They understand that family law cases can be as individual as the people involved, and they offer a variety of approaches; to handling complex family matters.  Client service is the top priority at Charles and Boni-Vendola.

The attorneys and professional staff at the firm are well aware of the unique stresses that can arise in matrimonial and family law cases, and the firm strives to make what can be a painful process as straightforward and manageable as possible.  We recognize that our clients are under significant emotional strain and they are sensitive to their need for regular communication and real-time updates.  Earning and maintaining trust throughout the course of representation is as important as protecting each client’s interests.