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Lorey Rives Leddy













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Brendan J. O’Rourke
Lorey Rives Leddy


BRENDAN J. O’ROURKE (download vCard)

AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated in Martindale-Hubbell™

University of Virginia (B.A., Economics, with distinction, 1980)
University of Virginia School of Law (J.D. – M.A., 1985)
Masters: International Law and Economics;
Masters Thesis: The Export Import Bank
Executive Editor: University of Virginia School of Law;
Journal of Law and Politics

Connecticut Bar, 1985

Connecticut Superior Court
Connecticut Appellate Court
Connecticut Supreme Court
U.S. District Court in Connecticut
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

American Bar Association
Connecticut Bar Association;
Connecticut Bar Section Member – Corporate and Real Estate
Stamford Regional Bar Association
New Canaan Bar Association;
President, 1994

Hearing Officer for Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities, 1988 - 2000

Prior legal experience:
Associate, Day, Berry & Howard, Stamford, Connecticut


LOREY RIVES LEDDY (download vCard)

William Smith College (B.A. English and Political Science, with highest honors, 1985)
Cornell Law School (J.D., 1989)
Concentration: Legal Advocacy
Editor, Cornell International Law Journal
Note: "In re Terrence K: The Conflict between Diplomatic Immunity and American Child Abuse Laws"

Connecticut Bar, 1999
North Carolina Bar, 1995
New York Bar, 1990

Connecticut Supreme Court
Connecticut Appellate Court
Connecticut Superior Court
New York Court of Appeals
New York Appellate Divisions
New York Supreme Court
United States District Court for the District of Connecticut
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

Prior Legal Experience:
The Watanabe Law Firm, New York, New York
Day, Berry & Howard, LP, Stamford, Connecticut
The Legal Aid Society, Juvenile Rights Division, Bronx, New York
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York, New York




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