Carmody is pleased to announce that The Honorable Salvatore C. Agati (Ret.) has been selected to serve as a panelist for the American Arbitration Association (AAA). The AAA is a not-for-profit organization focused on providing alternative dispute resolution services to individuals and organizations who wish to resolve conflicts out of court.

AAA is the nation’s leading provider of alternative dispute resolution services that is comprised of highly accomplished attorneys and former state and federal court judges who have industry-specific knowledge and expertise.  The AAA role in the dispute resolution process is to administer cases, from filing to closing aiming to move cases through arbitration or mediation in a fair and impartial manner until completion. Additional AAA services include the development of alternative dispute resolution systems for corporations, unions, government agencies, law firms, and the courts.

Prior to joining Carmody, Judge Agati served as a Connecticut Superior Court Judge. He was appointed to the Superior Court in 2000. During his career on the Bench, Judge Agati was assigned primarily to the Civil and Complex litigation dockets. He also served as the Administrative Judge and Presiding Judge for Civil in Waterbury. Prior to serving on the bench, Judge Agati was a partner in the firm of Rinaldi, Zipoli, Bruno, and Agati.

Parties interested in scheduling a mediation or arbitration with Judge Agati should contact Kristin Hansen at or 203.578.4264.