christopher j. farrell

Christopher J. Farrell is an Associate in the Norwalk, Connecticut office of Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, and is admitted to practice in the State of Connecticut.  Prior to joining Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, Chris was an Associate at Pastore & Dailey LLC, working in the firm's Elections, Legal Malpractice, Employment, and Business Law groups.   

Chris earned his B.A. in Communications from Rhode Island College in Providence, Rhode Island, and his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Quinnipiac University School of Law in North Haven, Connecticut.  During law school Chris was a Dean’s Fellow Scholar, an active member of his law school’s mock trial and society for dispute resolution competition teams, and received Distinguished Academic Achievement Awards in Constitutional Law and Securities Regulation.  Chris is also the 2015 recipient of the Federal Bar Council’s Cornelius W. Wickersham, Jr. Award, which is presented to the highest-ranking students in Constitutional Law at participating law schools within each Federal District. 

Before law school, Chris spent five years working as a national political operative, and, in 2011, oversaw the creation of the Department of Community Outreach in the Rhode Island Attorney General's Office.



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