Patrick F. Lennon, Partner

Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • New York – state and federal
  • Connecticut – state and federal
  • Second, Third and Fourth Circuit Courts of Appeal
  • U.S. Supreme Court


Patrick has been recognized as a leading lawyer in the New York Metropolitan area by Super Lawyers, Chambers & Partners and Who’s Who for his work in transportation law.


  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, 1992, J.D. Magna Cum Laude, and Law Review
  • West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 1987, B.S.
  • Adjunct professor – Admiralty Law, Quinnipiac University School of Law 2001 to 2010

Phone: 203.256-8600 / Fax: 203.256-8615

Patrick is recognized as one of the best when it comes to Transportation Law. He has extensive experience in charter party disputes, maritime and commercial arbitrations, hull and cargo damage claims, vessel casualty investigation and claims, security proceedings—including property liens, attachments and vessel arrests, personal injury defense (passenger, recreational boater, Jones Act seamen, longshoremen), wrongful death defense, U.S. Coast Guard civil and criminal investigations and enforcement proceedings, property disputes, marine casualty pollution response, salvage and general average. He also concentrates on insurance claims, insurance coverage disputes, commodities trade law, business law and immigration proceedings.

Professional Memberships

  • New York Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Maritime Law Association of the United States
  • Connecticut Maritime Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association

Affiliations and Community Involvement

  • Greens Farms Academy, Former Annual Giving Co-Chair
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Former Vestry Member
  • Member: Country Club of Fairfield
  • Member: Pequot Yacht Club