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Law Offices of John P. Connolly - Alexandria, VA

Suite 100 211 North Union Street Alexandria, VA 22314- 2643

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Updated: 10/11/2017

Alexandria Securities Law Firm

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John P. Connolly is a graduate of Boston University (B.A. magna cum laude) and holds a Juris Doctor from Boston University School of Law. He is a member of the Bar of Virginia, the District of Columbia and Massachusetts, and has been admitted to practice before various courts, including the United States Supreme Court, the First, Fourth, Federal and District of Columbia Circuits, and the Federal District Courts for the Eastern District of Virginia and the District of Columbia.

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About Law Offices of John P. Connolly

Practice Areas

  • Securities Law
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Banking and Finance law
  • Administrative Law
  • Litigation
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Criminal Defense
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Crimes
  • Violent Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Three Strikes Law
  • Theft & Fraud
  • Sexual Harassment Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • DUI/DWI
  • Employment Law -- Employee
  • Motor Vehicle accidents-plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Traffic Violations
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Reckless Driving
  • Drug Crimes
  • Assault
  • Battery
  • Police Excessive Force
  • Wrongful Death

Honors

  • AV Rating with Martindale -Hubbell
  • Delta and Scarlet Key Honor Societies

Published Works

  • Panel Member, "Changes in Securities Market Oversight to Safeguard our Commercial Banking System and Public Investment in Wall Street", BADC, November, 2008
  • "Representing Clients in Securities Mediations", BADC, May, 2005
  • "Emerging Issues Under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002", BADC and CSPAN, November, 2002
  • "Emerging Issues Under the Federal Securities Law in a Volatile Market", D.C. Bar, BADC, May 15, 2001
  • "Overview of the Uniform Prudent Investor Act", Virgina CLE, June, 2000
  • Impact of the Uniform Prudent Investor Act: New Duties Imposed on Trustees and New Wave of Litigation?, BADC, January, 2000
  • SEC and SRO Regulatory and Enforcement Initiatives on the Liability of Securities Salespeople and Supervisory and Compliance Personnel, D.C. Bar, February 17, 1995
  • How To Try A Securities Fraud Case Before The American Arbitration Association, AAA, November 5, 1993
  • How To Try A Securities Fraud Case Before The National Association of Securities Dealers, BADC, June 30,, 1993
  • "A Review of the Futures Trading Act of 1982", 6 Corporation Law Review 26, Fall, 1983
  • "Futures Trading Act Creates Broad Private Rights of Action", National Law Journal, May 23, 1983
  • "Relaxed Regulatory Trends Could Spell New Opportunities for Banks, Savings and Loans", Corporate Practice Series, Current Developments Affecting Corporation (BNA) No. 204 at 1, October 19, 1982
  • "Delivery on Futures Contracts as a Legal Requirement", 36 Business Lawyer 935, April, 1981
  • "Doors Open for Banks in the Commodities and Securities Markets", American Banker at 4, September 20, 1982
  • "CFTC Reauthorization Issues Affecting Commodity Exchanges", 4 Commodities Law Institute-Kent College of Law, September, 1981

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Suite 100 211 North Union Street Alexandria, VA 22314- 2643

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  • (703) 683-4707

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