Thomas P. ConnollyOf Counsel
Thomas P. Connolly joined the firm in 1966, has been a principal since 1970, and assumed the position as "Of Counsel" as of January 1, 2005. Tom's areas of concentration are public finance and securities, commercial and business litigation, and real estate.
Tom is admitted to practice law in Connecticut, the State of New York, the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.
LL.B, Yale University, 1961
B.A., Williams College, 1958
State of Connecticut, 1962
Albany County Bar Association
President, 2001; Director, 1992 to 2001
New York State Bar Association
Vice President and a member of the Executive Committee, 1988 to 1995
New York State Bar Association Real Property Law Section
Chairman, 1978 to 1979, Executive Committee, 1975 to date
New York State Bar Foundation
National Association of Bond Lawyers
American College of Real Estate Lawyers
1990 to date
Financial Institutions, Inc. and Five Star Bank
Towers Housing Albany, Inc.
Town of Bethlehem Industrial Development Agency
Executive Director, Counsel, Assistant Secretary, 1995 to date
Bal Harbour Chateaux Condominium Association, Inc.
President, 2005 and 2006
Albany Guardian Society
Director, 2005 to date
- American College of Real Estate Lawyers
- Named a Super Lawyer in the 2007 Upstate New York Edition of Super Lawyers magazine for Real Estate, Bonds/Government Finance, Government/Cities/Municipalities.
- Martindale-Hubbell Preeminent (AV-Rating)
- Frequent lecturer at continuing legal education programs sponsored by the New York State Bar Association.