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Austin J. McGuigan

Austin J. McGuigan

Practice areas:

Corporate & Incorporation, Criminal Defense, International Law

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Languages Spoken: German

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1972

  1. Corporate & Incorporation: 34%
  2. International Law: 33%
  3. Criminal Defense: 33%

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Contact Info

Rome McGuigan, PC

One State Street
13th Floor
Hartford, CT, 06103




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Liaison, Executive Working GroupU.S. Department of Justice2000 - Present
PresidentRome McGuigan, PC1985 - Present
Chief State's AttorneyState of Connecticut1978 - 1985
Chief ProsecutorStatewide Organized Task Force1975 - 1978
ClerkConnecticut Supreme Court1972 - 1973


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Board of Criminal LawyersMember2005 - Present
National College of District AttorneysMember2002 - Present
Connecticut Bar FoundationFellow1997 - Present
American Prosecutors Research InstituteBoard of Directors1996 - Present
National Board of Trial AdvocacyMember1979 - Present
Connecticut Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Boston Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Hartford County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Connecticut Bar AssociationExecutive CommitteeN/A
International Association of ProsecutorsMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawN/AJD1972
Merrimack CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1965

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Yale Law SchoolA Conversation in Corruption2004
Network of Trial Law FirmsDefending Government Investigations2001
Network of Trial Law FirmsProtecting Trade Secrets and Other Confidential Information2000
New England Corporate Counsel Association"White-Collar Crime and Corporate Liability"1992