John J. Kindl


Pullman & Comley, LLC
90 State House Square
Hartford, CT 06103-3702
United States

Tel: 860.424.4300


John J. Kindl practices in the area of commercial real estate and commercial finance, representing a wide variety of clients in connection with acquisitions, sales, leasing and loan financing transactions.

As part of his practice, John represents individual and corporate developers, lenders and investors in all aspects involved in purchasing, selling, financing and leasing of commercial properties. John offers his clients cost-effective service from the initial structuring of the transaction through the closing and thereafter. He has broad experience handling the leasing and financing of office buildings, shopping centers, residential apartments buildings, and industrial properties throughout the northeast.

In addition to representing clients in real estate-related matters, John has experience in other commercial financing transactions including representation of governmental and quasi-governmental entities in the state of Connecticut with respect to various public financing programs designed to provide financial assistance to both private entities and municipalities.

He also has experience with the representation of closely held corporations and limited liability companies with regard to general business matters including the drafting and review of contracts, corporate and organizational issues and business financing. Whether the assignment is large or small, John’s extensive experience allows him to understand the critical issues facing his clients in order to efficiently handle the matter in a manner that will enable the deal to get done.

  • University of Connecticut, J.D., 1977
  • Trinity College, B.A., 1974
Professional Affiliations
  • Connecticut Bar Association – Real Property Section
  • Hartford County Bar Association
  • New England Land Title Association
  • Real Estate Finance Association of Connecticut

Pullman & Comley’s Real Estate practice represents clients throughout Connecticut and nationally in all manner of real estate development, conveyancing, leasing and finance matters.  Our clients include institutional, public and private lenders, residential and commercial developers, regulated utilities, health care institutions, real estate investors and corporate property owners.

Our Real Estate practice provides legal counsel on a full range of real estate transactions including:

  • Commercial real estate acquisitions and sales
  • Real estate finance transactions
  • Retail and office leasing
  • Residential, commercial and community development projects
  • Creation of condominiums and other common interest ownership structures
  • Real estate loan workouts and restructurings
  • Urban redevelopment
  • Brownfield redevelopment
  • Mortgage closings and refinancing

Pullman & Comley has experienced real estate transactional attorneys in the firm’s Bridgeport, Hartford and Stamford offices and we work closely with other practices within the firm in order to offer clients the benefit of the full range of our interdisciplinary strength.  For example, we draw upon our Environmental Law practice in managing environmental risk in real estate transactions and brownfield development projects and with our Land Use attorneys for assistance in seeking, defending and analyzing land use permits and approvals.  We also work closely with our Business and Finance and Tax practices to structure the appropriate ownership structure and analyze tax consequences in transactions and with our Bankruptcy and Real Estate Litigation practices in restructuring troubled debt and enforcement of loan obligations.

For more than 100 years, Pullman & Comley has earned a reputation as a leading provider of legal services, serving clients throughout Connecticut, the Northeast, and internationally.

Since 1919, our firm has continued to grow and adapt to meet our clients’ changing needs, helping them to address the challenges and opportunities of every economy.  We serve major financial institutions, public and private companies of all sizes, health care providers, service businesses, trade associations, manufacturers and emerging growth businesses in the alternative energy and information technology industries, as well as government entities, educational institutions, non-profit organizations and individuals.

With offices in Bridgeport, Hartford, Waterbury and Westport, Connecticut; Springfield, Massachusetts; White Plains, New York and Wakefield, Rhode Island, our firm is organized into practice sections that offer clients both depth of experience and the flexibility to team across disciplines for customized, solution-oriented service.

Our reputation has been built by every member of our firm.  We take great pride in working together to produce excellent results for our clients, and in contributing to the communities in which we live and work.  Our culture of pulling together with our clients, through good times and bad, sets us apart from others in the profession.