Adam S. Mocciolo is an interdisciplinary business lawyer who helps clients in the financial services, technology, and life sciences industries solve their toughest, highest-stakes problems in two principal areas:
- Complex commercial litigation
- Internal investigations, regulatory compliance, and ethics
His litigation practice encompasses fraud and corporate veil-piercing matters, intracorporate disputes, antitrust claims, and contract matters, including cases with damages claims up to ten figures. He has appeared in numerous federal and state jurisdictions in the United States as well as in cross-border matters, and his cases have received national press attention.
In addition to conducting investigations and counseling clients on compliance matters, Adam frequently provides training to in-house lawyers and client personnel on investigative techniques and ethical issues in internal investigations.
Adam serves in leadership capacities in national, state, and local bar associations, has been named a New England “Super Lawyer,” has received the Connecticut Law Tribune’s “New Leader in the Law” award, and holds the highest peer-review rating – “AV Preeminent” – from Martindale Hubbell.
Prior to entering the practice of law, Adam served on the professional staff of a United States senator.
Connecticut Bar Association Federal Practice Section – Executive Committee
Connecticut Bar Journal - Board of Editors
Federal Bar Council
Raymond E. Baldwin Inn of Court - Board of Directors
Harvard Club of Fairfield County – Vice President and Director
World Affairs Forum, Inc. – Director
Honors & Recognitions
Rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
Named a New England “Super Lawyer” since 2017 (previously named a “Rising Star” from 2013-16)
Recipient of the 2013 Connecticut Law Tribune's "New Leaders in the Law" award
News & Insights
- Pullman & Comley Attorneys Successfully Arbitrate Controversy over U.S. Collegiate Archers Competing in World University Games07.13.2011
- PROGRAM: Attorneys David P. Atkins and Adam S. Mocciolo to present "Ethics For In-House Counsel" for ACC12.09.2016
With its proximity to New York and Boston, high standard of living and talented workforce, Connecticut is an attractive state for international companies looking to land in the United States.
Bar and Court Admissions
- New York
- U.S. Supreme Court
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
- U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
Harvard University, Master in Public Policy
Mannheim University (Germany) and University of Adelaide (Australia), Master of Comparative Law
University of Connecticut, Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Arts