Experienced, Highly Qualified Attorneys
Michael J. Connolly
Member
T: 201.845.1000
F: 201.655.6650
E: mconnolly@formanlaw.com

Michael Connolly has been practicing law for more than seventeen years and is highly skilled in many facets of bankruptcy law and commercial litigation.

Mr. Connolly successfully has represented a variety of parties, including secured lenders, unsecured creditors, debtors, preferential transfer defendants and trustees in a broad range of corporate and individual bankruptcy cases.
Mr. Connolly also has extensive experience in a vast array of non-bankruptcy related commercial litigation matters in both state and federal courts.  He has represented clients in a wide variety of industries.

Education

  • Villanova University, Honors Program (BA, cum laude, 1989)
  • DePaul University College of Law (JD, with honor, 1992)

Admissions

  • State of New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin

Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association (Bankruptcy Law Section)
  • Bankruptcy Inn of Court (Master, Program Chair)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Turnaround Management Association
  • Selected To Super Lawyers 2013 – 2021
  • Master in the Bankruptcy Inn of Court (Program Committee Chair)
  • Served as an officer of the Bankruptcy Inn since 1998
  • Moderator and panelist for seminars involving bankruptcy law issues
  • Publishes articles on bankruptcy topics