As a life-long resident of New York City and a retired firefighter with the FDNY, Stephen has a unique understanding of the needs of clients. He knows first-hand the joy and hardship associated with the profession of firefighter. He was honored and privileged to serve the city of New York and its residents and work alongside some of the most selfless and inspiring people he has ever met. The attitude employed in his practice carries over from his time with the FDNY. He maintains ties with the FDNY community and regularly helps firefighters pro bono with various legal matters, including working with several members on their three-quarter disability pensions.
Having been a practicing attorney for over 20 years, Mr. Holihan has represented a wide variety of clients on various legal matters. A founding member of Holihan & Associates, P.C., his New York City based practice was involved with varied legal matters for firefighters and their families in the wake of the 9/11 attacks. Mr. Holihan is a firefighter disabled as a result of injuries sustained in the 9/11 attacks. He personally knows the hardship firefighters faced and continue to face in connection with the issues that arise from the 9/11 attacks.
Mr. Holihan is a skilled litigator and has expertise in the areas of firefighter injury cases and commercial litigation.
In addition to maintaining his law practice, you can find Stephen coaching little league or lending a hand at Frank M. Charles Park as a member of the Charles Park Conservation Society.
|Of Counsel||Napoli Shkolnik, PLLC||2018 - Present|
|Managing Attorney||Holihan & Associates, P.C.||2003 - Present|
|Attorney||Private Queens Firm||1998 - 2002|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Queens County Bar Association||N/A||1998 - Present|
|New York State Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|St John's University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|City University of New York, John Jay College of Criminal Justice||BS - Bachelor of Science||N/A|
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