Monica Johnson, Paralegal

Hamden Attorney Shore

Monica Johnson began working at Wolf & Shore, LLC as a paralegal in January 2014 and is a graduate of Branford Hall Career Institute in Branford, Connecticut where she obtained her paralegal certificate in 2010. Monica received many accolades while enrolled at Branford Hall and has enjoyed working in small law firms since graduation.  Monica has experience in various practice areas, including but not limited to family law, probate matters and real estate closings and has completed various training seminars for such.

In addition to her paralegal certificate, Monica obtained a BFA from the University of Hartford where she also played Division I softball for the Hawks and was the Photo editor of the school newspaper.  Monica is now a paralegal member of the New Haven County Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association.  Outside of work, Monica enjoys playing sports, going to the beach, and especially spending time with her two sons.

Monica has participated in the following Continuing Learning Education seminars:

  • Family Law Software
  • Family Law Practice Essentials
  • E-Filing
  • UCCJEA (Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act) and UIFSA (Uniform Interstate Family Support Act)
  • Debunking Myths: Public Accessibility of Juvenile Delinquency Records
  • Wills, Trusts, Estates, & Probate Court
  • The Probate Process From Start to Finish
  • Chapter 7 and 13 Bankruptcy line by line
  • Family Law Practice for Paralegals
  • Probate Matters (“secret Lien” for statutory fees, Power of Attorney Rules, Conservatorship Issues, the Melissa Project)
  • Divorce Cases From Start to Finish
  • Hot Topics in Probate Court
  • Trusts as Beneficiaries of IRA’s
  • Complying with CT Rules of Professional Conduct: Avoiding Discipline & Malpractice
  • New Uniform Laws in CT: Power of Attorney and Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets
  • Will and Trust Drafting Essentials
  • Ultimate Guide to Probate