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Thomas J. Tyler ...

graduated from Enfield High School (1964). He received his B.A. from the College of the Holy Cross (1968) and earned his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law (1973). Shortly thereafter Tom was admitted to the Connecticut Bar. Brothers Tom and Russ formally began their law partnership as Tyler & Tyler on January 1, 1978. 

Attorney Tyler also taught Criminal Justice and Corrections and Juvenile Delinquency as an Assistant Professor at Holyoke (MA) Community College. While attending law school, Tom served as the Director of the Criminal Justice Coordinating Committee in Windsor, CT; was a Criminal Justice Planner at the Connecticut Planning Committee on Criminal Administration and served as a Parole Officer and Recreation Supervisor for Connecticut 's  Department of Corrections  from 1969-1972. Previously, Tom taught English at Technical High School in Springfield, MA in 1968-69. 

At various times over the past 30 years,  Attorney Tom Tyler has served as  Legal  Counsel to North Central Health District, the Enfield Housing Authority, and Enfield Fire District No. 1. 

Russell J. Tyler ...

graduated from Enfield High School (1967), received his A.B. from Brown University (1971) and his J.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Law (1974). He has practiced law in Enfield since that time, with an emphasis by preference in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, probate, wills and business law. He has been a member of the Hartford County Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association and American Bar Association and served on the Customs Committee of the Real Estate Section of the Hartford County Bar Association.       

Attorney Tyler has served as counsel to Enfield Commons Condominium Owners Association, Inc.; Brookside Village Owners Association, Inc.; Suffield Meadows Owner’s Association, Inc.; and Brandywine Village Owners Association, Inc.

He has also served as counsel to the Redevelopment Agency and Community Development Agency of the Town of Enfield, Connecticut.

Elizabeth (Betsy) J. Locario ...

received her B.S. from the University of Connecticut (1973), graduating Magna Cum Laude. She received her J.D. and graduated Summa Cum Laude (first in class) from Western New England College School of Law (1986).  Betsy served on the staff of the Western New England Law Review in 1984-1985 and was Senior Staff in 1985-1986. She was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1986.

Since her admission to the Bar, Betsy has practiced law in Enfield with the office of Tyler & Tyler with a focus by preference in the areas of family law, real estate, wills and probate. In the area of family law, she has a special interest in the representation of children, mediation and collaborative divorce. She is a trained mediator as well as a member of the Collaborative Divorce Lawyers Association, both processes that provide alternatives to adversarial, litigated divorce. A member of the Connecticut Council for Divorce Mediation and The Academy of Child Advocacy, Betsy also volunteers her services as a Special Master in family cases for both Hartford and Tolland Superior Courts. She is experienced in preparing Prenuptial Agreements. She has also served as co-counsel for the Enfield Fire District No. 1 and the Enfield Housing Authority.
Betsy is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association, Hartford Family Bar Section, Tolland Bar Association, Collaborative Divorce Lawyers Association, Connecticut Council for Divorce Mediation, and the Academy of Child Advocacy. 
Betsy’s scholastic awards include the American Jurisprudence Award in Trust and Estates, American Jurisprudence Awards in Corporations, American Jurisprudence Award in Criminal Law, and the American Jurisprudence Award in Constitutional Law. 
Bridgid Tyler Murray ...

graduated from Enfield High School (1998).  She received her A.B. from Brown University (2002) and her J.D. from Western New England College School of Law (2007).  She was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 2007. 

Since 2007, she has been practicing at Tyler & Tyler. Her interests are in the areas of elder law, family law, real estate, probate, wills, and estate planning. 
Bridgid is a member of the American Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association.
Maureen A. Rochette ...
worked with Lynch & Petursson Real Estate Appraisal Co. from 1985 to 1992 serving many towns north of Hartford. The office also handled the Management of Suffield Village.
From 1992 through 2005 Maureen worked as office manager for David A. Petursson Co.Together, they managed over 500 condominiums in Suffield, Enfield and Windsor Locks. Her responsibilities included collecting monthly fees, receipts, special assessments, making daily bank deposits, accounts payable, daily correspondence with unit owners, heavy phone calls, contacting sub-contractors and maintenance workers and issuing work orders for daily maintenance, coordinating Association Meetings as required and obtaining bids for any large scale projects.  
At Tyler & Tyler, Maureen's responsibilities include opening and closing files, organizing and maintaining archive files, communication, and general office maintenance.
Linda Picard ...
graduated from Enrico Fermi High School in 1986 and Bay Path Junior College in 1988.  Linda completed her internship at Tyler & Tyler in 1988 and then became a full time employee here in 1989. She remained with the firm until 1994 at which time she took some time off to be with her family. 
Linda returned to Tyler & Tyler in 2000. Her primary responsibility is the preparation of real estate documents for residential and commercial loans.
 TYLER & TYLER            92 HIGH STREET             P.O. BOX 3426             ENFIELD, CT 06082             860.745.0832
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