He was recently elected a Life Fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation.
STAMFORD, CT, December 12, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to present Mr. Jonathan Butler Mills with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. An accomplished listee, Mr. Mills celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
The son of Willis N. Mills, Jr. and Elizabeth Case Mills, Mr. Mills was born on April 28, 1959 in Springfield, MA. On August 10, 1985, he married Constance Erin McGillicuddy. Together, the couple raised three children: Jonathan Butler, Constance Whitney, and Andrew Parker.
Mr. Mills received his college education at Princeton University. In 1981, he graduated with an A.B. in English Literature. He thereafter attended law school at the University of Connecticut, where he obtained a J.D. in 1985. Following his graduation, Mr. Mills became an Associate of Cummings & Lockwood.
In 1994, Mr. Mills was elected a Principal of Cummings & Lockwood. In 1997, Mr. Mills became the Partner-in-Charge of the Greenwich Office of the Firm, and also a member of Cummings & Lockwood's Management and Compensation Committees. Since 2003, Mr. Mills has served as Firm-wide Chairman & Managing Director of Cummings & Lockwood, resident in the Firm's Stamford office. He was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1985, the United States District Court of Connecticut in 1988, and the Supreme Court of the United States in 1991. He consistently maintains the highest AV-rating in legal skills and ethical standards by his legal peers and the judiciary in the national legal rating agency, Martindale-Hubbell.
In addition to his professional activities, Mr. Mills has been active in various civic and business endeavors, having served on various boards and committees for The March of Dimes, The United Way, The USO of Metropolitan New York, The Norwalk Community College Foundation, The Stamford Symphony Orchestra, the Regional Advisory Board of HSBC Bank, The African Parks Foundation of America, and other organizations. He was recently elected a Life Fellow of the Connecticut Bar Foundation. He is a member of the Westchester Country Club, Blind Brook Club and Lost Tree Club. Mr. Mills has appeared in various Marquis Who's Who publications, including the 6th and 10th editions of Who's Who in American Law.
In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Mr. Mills has been featured on the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement website. Please visit www.ltachievers.com for more information about this honor.
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