Cantin Lawyers

When It Really Matters

About Us

Since 1970, Cantin Lawyers created solutions that others would not or could not.
Decades have honed these skills, making Cantin Lawyers the right answer.

We specialize in domestic relations litigation, including divorce, child custody, and similar issues. Facing such issues, our clients experience emotionally charged and vulnerable times. Cantin Lawyers guide clients to solutions and new lives. This law firm represents a few select clients at any one time to ensure individual attention and personal responsiveness to client goals.

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Our Values

MISSION: Our mission is to guide our clients to solutions in domestic litigations. Capable and empathetic, we focus all our efforts to achieve a fair and reasonable, legal and moral result for our clients.

VISION: By informing our clients how marital law may affect their family’s future, our attorneys help our clients to understand their options. Decades of experience enable us to inform clients of the long-term consequences of the choices they must make. While we inform and counsel clients at each step along the way, we have learned it is best to allow clients final control of the significant decisions that will determine much of their future lives.



Child Support, Educational Support, Alimony, Property Settlement


Custody Disputes, Shared Parenting, Parental Interference

Emergency Relief

Restraining Orders, 46b-15 Relief


DNA Testing, Child Support, Medical Bills

Probate & Wills

Estate Settlement, Wills, Power of Attorney, Living Wills, Health-care Agent


Appeals to State, Supreme & Appellate Courts



John F. Morris, Esq.

Admitted to the bar in 1989, Attorney Morris has been practicing for over 15 years primarily in the area of Family Law. He is a graduate of the University of Connecticut (BA, 1983) and the University of Bridgeport Law School (JD, 1988). Attorney Morris is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association and the Hartford County Bar Association.

Attorney Morris is a veteran of numerous trials throughout the state including simple uncontested dissolutions, complicated custody trials and complex business valuations. He has been a principal author of numerous briefs to the Connecticut Appellate Court and has participated in two actions before the Connecticut Supreme Court. Attorney Morris was a contributing author to the Law Practice Handbooks publication of Family Law & Practice In Connecticut.

A lifelong resident of Wethersfield, Attorney Morris served for six years on the Board of Education. He has served the board in many capacities including: Vice-Chair of the Board, member of the Board’s Budget Sub-Committee, member of the Technology Committee, member of the Communications Committee principally involved with creation of the Board’s Newsletter and member of the committee then responsible for strategic planning and renovation of town schools.


Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm.

Our answering service can always reach us after-hours in the event of an emergency.

  +1 (860) 278 0336

  350 Silas Deane Highway Suite 101 Wethersfield, CT