Robert A. Salerno Esq.

Robert A. Salerno Esq.

Torrington, Connecticut

Robert A. Salerno attended Law School and received a B.S. from High Point University in 2005 and his Juris Doctor in 2009 from Touro Law Center. He was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 2009 and was a Temporary Assistant Clerk working closely with judges in the Waterbury Judicial District for two and a half years before joining The Law Offices of Conti & Levy.

He is a member of the American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association; Criminal Law and Young Lawyers Section. He is also the Court Liaison for the Connecticut Criminal Defense League Association for Litchfield County as well as Co-Chair of the Criminal Law Society for the Litchfield County Bar Association. Attorney Salerno was active in the Student Bar Association during his studies at Touro Law Center and received multiple awards, including Exemplary Contributions to the Quality of Student life, Exceptional Contribution to the Growth of the Law Center, and Exceptional Service to the Public and Community. He was also a founding member of the Criminal Law Society and the Student Bar Association's Vice President in his last year of school.

Areas of Practice

  • 50% Criminal Defense
  • 30% Civil Litigation
  • 20% Workers' Compensation

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2009


  • Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, Central Islip, New York
    • J.D. - 2009
  • High Point University, High Point, North Carolina
    • B.S. - 2005
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member, 2010 - Present
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member, 2010 – Present
  • Litchfield Count Bar Association, Co-Chair of Criminal Law Section, 2012 – Present
  • Connecticut Criminal Defense League, Court Liaison for Litchfield County, 2012 – Present
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyer Association, Member, 2012 – Present
  • National Italian American Bar Association, Member, 2012 – Present
  • Criminal Law Society, Member, 2012 – Present
  • Young Lawyers Section, Member, 2012 – Present

Past Employment Positions

  • State of Connecticut-Clerk's Office, Temporary Assistant Clerk, 2009 - 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • My Sister's Place, 2010 - 2016
  • Susan B. Anthony, 2016 - Present


  • Spanish


  • Lambda Chi Alpha