Attorney Iokaloidis headshot pngannis (John) Kaloidis was admitted to practice law in the State of Connecticut on November 4, 2002. He is a graduate of the University of Miami School of Law where he earned a Juris Doctor and graduated Cum Laude in 2002. While at the University of Miami he worked as an intern at the Miami Dade Public Defender’s office.

He is a 1999 graduate of The George Washington University in Washington, DC where he earned a Bachelor’s of Art in Political Science. In 1995 he graduated from The Gunnery preparatory school in Washington, Connecticut.

Immediately after law school, Attorney Kaloidis began working at prominent Waterbury, Connecticut law firm under the direction of Attorney Timothy C. Moynahan. During his time there he worked on a variety of cases including personal injury litigation, criminal defense litigation, worker’s compensation, civil litigation and real estate transactions. Attorney Kaloidis second chaired a number of criminal trial including several murder, manslaughter, and sexual assault trials. He gained valuable experience which made him the aggressive, compassionate and effective attorney he is today.

Attorney Kaloidis has now established himself as an aggressive and well qualified criminal defense attorney who is not afraid to take on tough cases.  He has successfully defended many people accused of extremely serious crimes and has proven himself to be an effective litigator.  His approach to all his cases involves countless hours of preparation, analyses, and research.  Attorney Kaloidis cares about his clients and their cases; his devotion to them is unquestioned, and it shows.

Attorney Kaloidis has successfully represented people accused of serious felony offenses.  In particular, he has gained a reputation for being an excellent and fearless advocate for those accused of sexual offenses.  These offenses cast a dark cloud over the lives of the accused.  It is in these darkest hours that people call on Attorney Kaloidis for assistance.

Attorney Kaloidis practices in the areas of personal injury, criminal defense, worker’s compensation, civil litigation and real estate transactions.  He has spent the last five years building his law firm into a powerful and respected firm. Attorney Kaloidis is willingness to fight for his clients.

In 2012, Attorney Kaloidis was voted Waterbury’s Best Criminal Defense Attorney by the reader’s of the Waterbury Observer.  In 2014 he received two very distinct honors reserved for only the best and brightest in the legal field.  He was first honored as a member of The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 for his work as a criminal defense attorney.   Shortly thereafter he was named as a 2014 Superlawyer by Superlawyers Magazine.

Admitted to Practice:

  • State of Connecticut
  • District of Connecticut, Federal Court


  • 2014 Superlawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers, Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Hellenic Bar Association, Vice President
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Waterbury Bar Association
  • AHEPA (American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association)
  • Region 15 Board of Education (2004 to 2006)

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