STEPHEN J. CURLEY is the principal of the Law Offices of Stephen J. Curley, LLC, and serves as of counsel to Brody Wilkinson, practicing within the firm’s Dispute Resolution Group. Mr. Curley represents a full spectrum of commercial clients including banks, securities firms, hospitals and corporations in complex construction, shareholder derivative defense, insurance defense, lender liability, employment and contract actions. He handles all phases of litigation, arbitration and mediation from preliminary investigation through trial and appeal for clients ranging from large national corporations and mid-sized regional companies to small businesses and individuals. Mr. Curley also has extensive experience in negotiating and drafting settlement agreements, leases, employment agreements, options and other contracts particularly in connection with securities transactions. Mr. Curley is a Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney.
He has maintained his own law practice in Stamford for the last eight years. Mr. Curley was previously associated with the Stamford offices of Pillsbury Winthrop and Cummings and Lockwood.
He is admitted to practice in Connecticut; New York; District of Columbia; U.S. District Courts for the District of Connecticut, District of Columbia and the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second, Fourth and Seventh Circuits; and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Curley is a member of the American and Connecticut Bar Associations. He serves on the Connecticut Bar Association’s Board of Governors and House of Delegates. In 2010-11, he will be the secretary of the Connecticut Bar Association. Mr. Curley is also a member of the American Bar Association’s House of Delegates.
He received his A.B., with honors, from Bowdoin College in 1988 and his J.D., cum laude, from Boston College Law School in 1991, where he was executive editor of the Uniform Commercial Code Reporter-Digest.
Mr. Curley resides in Fairfield, Connecticut, with his wife, Megan, and two children.