Meet The Team

Michael J. Cacace

Michael J. Cacace is the founding partner of Cacace, Tusch & Santagata. Listed as one of the “Top Lawyers in Connecticut” in the practice areas of real estate and zoning, he has served as President of the Stamford Regional Bar Association. He is also a board member of the Regional Plan Association, and Co-Chairman of the Connecticut Committee of the Regional Plan Association. Mr. Cacace has received numerous awards for his community involvement, and has served as president of the United Way of Stamford and the United Way of Connecticut. He is a former member of the Democratic National Committee.

Contact Attorney CACACE

(203) 327-2000 x100

Areas of Practice

Zoning, Planning and Land Use
Administrative Law
Real Property
Commercial Law
Construction Law
Taxation Valuation
Tax Appeals

Press, Honors & Awards

2019 Stamford Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Litigation, Best Lawyers®

Rated one of the “Best Attorneys in Connecticut” by New York Magazine

Community Leader of the Year, Stamford Advocate, 1986

Humanitarian Award, Southern Connecticut Association of Life Underwriters, 1987 – 1988

Bar Admissions

Connecticut, 1978
New York, 1979
U.S. District Court District of Connecticut, 1979
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1982
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1982


New York Law School, 1978 J.D.
Honors: Dr. Max Reich Award, 1978

Fordham University, 1974 B.A.


Contact Cacace, Tusch & Santagata in Stamford, CT

Cacace, Tusch & Santagata provides legal advice to clients across Connecticut for issues that include Stamford zoning regulations, family court, estate planning, and much more. Need a real estate lawyer or personal injury lawyer; help with a lease agreement; or have questions on criminal law or business law? Cacace, Tusch & Santagata covers it all - contact us at (203) 327-2000 today.

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