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Michael C. Bivona

michael@markshermanlaw.com
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Phone: (203) 569-3599
Fax: (203) 325-9478

19 Halls Rd #227
Old Lyme, Connecticut 06371

Since joining the firm as an associate in 2013, Michael has regularly appeared before Connecticut’s criminal and civil courts in a variety of matters. He is the co-chair of the Firm’s Restraining Order and DUI/DWI Practice Groups.

Michael shares his love for trial advocacy by coaching for Quinnipiac Law’s mock trial society. He has been recognized by Super Lawyers* as a Connecticut Rising Start for both 2017 and 2018. He has spoken numerous times to groups of middle and high school students and their parents about the dangers of subtance abuse and the criminal consequences associated with it.

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Education

J.D., Quinnipiac University School of Law, 2013
Graduated magna cum laude with an honors concentration in Criminal Law and Advocacy. Executive Vice President of the Mock Trial Society and was part of the 2012 Quinnipiac Law/ABA Criminal Justice Trial Advocacy Competition Championship team, Michael also won the Best Overall Advocate award at this competition. Upon graduation he received the Arnold J. Bai Award for Outstanding Promise in Litigation.

LL.M, Temple University School of Law, 2018
Trial Advocacy

B.A., Quinnipiac University, 2010
Psychology

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Connecticut, 2013
New York, 2014
U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Fairfield County Bar Association

American Bar Association

Connecticut Bar Association

Client Reviews
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