Joy Topazian Moore

Attorney Joy Topazian Moore

Joy Topazian Moore practices in the areas of real estate, finance and lending, business law, estate planning and probate. Joy assists clients in a wide variety of commercial real estate matters, including all aspects of the sale, purchase and finance of properties, on projects ranging from hotel complexes to multi-use projects. In the area of finance and lending, she represents both institutional and private lenders and borrowers in real estate and asset-based transactions. She has extensive experience in commercial leasing, representing both landlords and tenants in diverse settings, including medical office, retail, manufacturing, and large and small business operations. Joy also works with clients in the formation of corporations and limited liability companies, and with the transfer of business entities, including asset and stock sales, acquisitions, and mergers, from the initial stages of negotiation through the closing and post-closing details. In keeping with her focus on property of all types, Joy assists clients in estate planning and probate matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Leasing
  • Finance and Lending
  • Business Transactions
  • Estate Planning and Probate

Bar Admissions

  • State of Connecticut
  • United States District Court for the District of Connecticut


  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1988, With Honors
    Member, University of Connecticut Law Review
  • George Washington University, Bachelor of Arts, English Literature, 1984

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • Milford Bar Association, Member
  • Network of Executive Women, Member
  • Milford Chamber of Commerce

Community/Pro Bono Activities

  • Bridgeport Rescue Mission, Bridgeport, Connecticut
    Board Advisor, Past President and Secretary
  • Milford Hospital, Milford, Connecticut
    Member, Board of Directors
  • The Milford Bank, Milford, Connecticut
    Member, Board of Trustees
  • Black Rock Congregational Church, Fairfield, Connecticut
    Past Member Finance and Property Committee and Building Committee