Paul Ganim, Bridgeport's probate judge and the brother of ex-Bridgeport Mayor Joseph Ganim, is opening a law office in Fairfield.

Previously affiliated with his family's law firm in Bridgeport, Paul Ganim has opened his own practice in Fairfield called Ganim Legal PC.

The new firm, which focuses on various areas of law, including personal injury, criminal defense, probate and estate work and divorce cases, is at 527 Tunxis Hill Road.

Ganim has almost two decades of law experience, received his undergraduate degree from Fairfield University in 1987. He attended the University of Bridgeport School of Law and was admitted to the Connecticut Bar in 1992.