Mr Daniel Connolly > Bracewell LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Bracewell LLP
31 W. 52nd Street
Suite 1900
New York, NY 10019
United States

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Daniel Connolly’s practice focuses on representing clients in such diverse industries as banking, construction and pharmaceuticals in a wide spectrum of white collar defense and regulatory compliance investigations, as well as bankruptcy, class action and complex commercial litigation cases. In addition to representing clients in federal and New York State trial and appellate courts, Dan regularly appears before numerous federal departments and agencies, including the U.S. Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Food and Drug Administration, and the Health and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General, as well as various state investigatory and enforcement agencies. He has represented major corporations and senior executives in an array of criminal or regulatory matters and has served as compliance and ethics advisor to companies and boards of directors.


Daniel Connolly serves as managing partner of Bracewell’s New York office.


J.D., cum laude, American University School of Law, 1988; B.A., with honors, Hamilton College, 1985

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United States > Dispute resolution > Corporate investigations and white-collar criminal defense

Attorneys at Bracewell LLP are called upon to assist government entities, individuals, and corporations with investigations and enforcement actions. The firm handles a broad range of white-collar matters including accounting fraud, economic sanctions, and insider trading. Veteran trial lawyer Stephen Braga leads the practice out of Washington DC and handles both criminal and civil cases on trial and appellate level, while former US District Judge Barbara Jones is active in the firm’s New York office and frequently called to conduct monitorships as well as special master assignments. Also based in New York is Daniel Connolly, whose experience in white-collar defense is complimented by a busy class action and commercial litigation practice.