Providing Knowledgeable Divorce and Family Law Representation

Lax & Truax, LLC is a matrimonial and family law firm, emphasizing traditional litigation and mediation. Through our expertise we provide high quality legal counsel to our clients. Our goal is to provide each client with the best possible outcome in financial and custody disputes, bearing in mind both short and long term consequences to their individual situation and case. Our unique backgrounds and legal experience, combined with our commitment to our clients allows us to resolve issues with compassion, understanding and integrity.

We handle complex financial and custodial matters, and utilize a team approach to provide the best representation of our clients. Although it is always preferred that any matter be resolved without going to court, we recognize that may not always be possible. As our reputation demonstrates, if a trial is needed, we have exceptional trial skills to navigate your case through the court.

Our attorneys are contributing authors, and Louise Truax serves as General Editor of the LexisNexis Practice Guide on Connecticut Family Law, an authoritative treatise on the practice of family law in Connecticut.

Contact Lax & Truax, LLC today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

  • Trials
  • Hearings
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Custody Disputes
  • Child Relocation Disputes
  • Grandparents Visitation
  • Post Judgment Modifications
  • Post Judgment Enforcement
  • Alternative Reproduction
  • Appeals

Call Attorney Louise Truax today at 203-437-6150 to arrange your initial consultation.

Attorney Profile

Attorney Louise T. Truax

Attorney Truax has lectured extensively. In May 2010 she co-presented a program for the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Rhode Island Chapter on “Direct and Cross Examination of Psychological Experts. She presented at the joint American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers/Association of Family and Conciliation Courts seminar in September 2011 on “Interviewing Children.” She has presented at the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial lawyers biannual seminars in 2007, 2010 and 2012. She has lectured at the Connecticut Bar Association on Business Valuations and Civil Unions. Since 1997 she has lectured on recent developments in family law for the Fairfield County Bar Association and Connecticut Bar Association annual meetings.

Connecticut Magazine as a Super Lawyer in Connecticut (Family Law, 2007-2016) and one of the top 25 Women Lawyers in Connecticut (2008-2016). She is recognized in New England Super Lawyers Magazine, as one of the top 50 Women Lawyers in New England (2009-2016), and as a top 50 lawyers in Connecticut (2010-2016)


  • Pace University School of Law, J.D. - cum laude
  • University of Vermont, B.A.

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Family Law Section, Former President
  • Frequently appointed as attorney and guardian ad Litem (GAL) for minor children in custody cases
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
    • Served on the Child Custody Evaluation Standards Committee
    • Served on the Standards for Attorneys for Children in Custody or Visitation Proceedings Committee

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