Thomas h. houlihan, jr.

Thomas H. Houlihan Jr. is an Associate in the Hartford, Connecticut office of Boyle | Shaughnessy Law. His practice is concentrated in the areas of motor vehicle, commercial transportation litigation, premises liability, products liability, and catastrophic injury. Tom is admitted to practice in the Connecticut state courts, as well as the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.

Prior to joining Boyle | Shaughnessy Law, Tom served as a Special Deputy Assistant State’s Attorney for the judicial district of New Haven, representing the State of Connecticut in various criminal matters.

Tom received his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Quinnipiac University School of Law, where he was awarded with excellence in Clinical Work and distinguished academic achievement in Criminal Procedure and Family Law. He received his undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Bryant University, where he studied Politics and Law.


  • Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association
  • Defense Research Institute

Connecticut Office



  • Bryant University, B.A., magna cum laude
  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude

Bar Admissions:

  • State of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut