Mary T. Connolly

Mary T. Connolly Associate

Mary's Practice Areas

Mary is an associate in our Health Law department who also practices in Employment and Litigation.  Prior to joining O’Connell and Aronowitz she was an associate attorney at an Albany-area litigation firm.

Named to the 2019 Upstate New York Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers, Mary is counted among the 2.5% of attorneys in New York State acknowledged as attorneys under 40 years old and in practice 10 years or less.

While in law school, Mary worked on various transactional matters as a law clerk for an international merchandise company, served as an intern with the Trial Division of the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office and the Civil Division of the United States Attorneys’ Office. Mary also worked as a Summer Fellow for a legal aid organization representing low-income residents of the Greater Boston area in social security benefits hearings and family law matters.  She also served as an Associate and Senior Literary Editor for the New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement, and was a CALI Award recipient in Alternative Dispute Resolution.  Mary is proficient in Spanish.

Mary's Locations


  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Massachusetts
  • New York State

Professional Associations

New York State Bar Association
Albany County Bar Association


CALI Award, Alternative Dispute Resolution
Fall 2013
Communication Studies Medal (awarded to top Communication graduate)
Top Undergraduate Research Thesis Award
New York State Communication Association
October 2009: Topic: “The Effects of Broadcast News Media on Political Perception in Spain”
Phi Beta Kappa
Manhattan College
April 2008
Sigma Delta Pi (Spanish Language Honors Society)
Manhattan College
Lambda Pi Eta (Communication Studies Honor Society)
Manhattan College
Epsilon Sigma Pi (Manhattan College Honor Society)


New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement
Senior Literary Editor, Volume 41; Associate Member, Volume 40

Mary T. Connolly
Rated by Super Lawyers

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