WILMINGTON, March 10, 2016: Morgan Lewis partner Colm Connolly was inducted as a Fellow into the American College of Trial Lawyers on March 7. Mr. Connolly joins 16 other Morgan Lewis trial lawyers as Fellows of the premier American legal association.
Fellowship in the organization is extended by invitation only to experienced trial lawyers who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility, and collegiality.
Mr. Connolly is the managing partner of the Morgan Lewis Wilmington office, and focuses his practice on commercial litigation, white collar matters, and intellectual property. A former United States Attorney, Mr. Connolly helps companies and individuals faced with complex legal issues across a wide spectrum of subject matters. Also a seasoned litigator with a national reputation for his courtroom advocacy, he has tried dozens of cases in federal and state courts, and has made 12 oral arguments before the US Courts of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits.Membership in the College can never exceed 1% of the total lawyer population of any state or province. Qualified lawyers are called to Fellowship in the College from all branches of trial practice. They are selected from advocates who represent plaintiffs or defendants in civil proceedings of all types, as well as prosecutors and criminal defense lawyers.