John P. Connors Jr.

John P. Connors Jr.

President
Location:
Staten Island, New York
Phone:
718-619-4601
Email:

JOHN P. CONNORS, JR. is admitted to practice in the State and Federal Courts in the States of New York and New Jersey and the District of Columbia. Mr. Connors is a graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University College of Arts and Science. Prior to joining Connors & Connors in 1984, Mr. Connors was an Assistant District Attorney assigned to the Supreme Court Trial Bureau of the Kings County District Attorney's Office.

At Connors & Connors, Mr. Connors is responsible for firm management, the discovery and trial of the firm's most significant cases and the assignment of cases to all attorneys. Professionally, Mr. Connors is the immediate past President of the Richmond County Bar Association, a Chair of the Executive Committee of the House of Delegates of the New York State Bar Association, a past chair of the New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section, Chair, appointed by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman, of the Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission for the Second Judicial District and a member of the Judicial Screening Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. In the past Mr. Connors has served as the Chair of the RCBA Committee on Continuing Legal Education and was a Republican candidate for a New York State Supreme Court Judgeship for the Tenth Judicial District (Kings and Richmond counties) for which he was approved by the Committee on the Judiciary of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Mr. Connors has lectured at the New York State Bar Association and New York County Lawyers Association on the topics of premises liability, negligent security, civil practice, jury selection, insurance coverage and cross examination of an expert witness.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1984

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance-Personal Injury Defense

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1981
  • New Jersey
  • District of Columbia

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia - 1981
  • Georgetown University College of Arts and Science

Classes/Seminars

  • Lectured at the New York State Bar Association and New York County Lawyers Association on the topics of premises liability, negligent security, civil practice, jury selection, insurance coverage and cross examination of an expert witness

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Richmond County Bar Association, President
  • House of Delegates of the New York State Bar Association, Chair of the Executive Committee
  • New York State Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section, Past Chair
  • Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commission for the Second Judicial District, Chair
  • Judicial Screening Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Supreme Court Trial Bureau of the Kings County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney
  • RCBA Committee on Continuing Legal Education, Chair
  • New York State Supreme Court Judgeship for the Tenth Judicial District (Kings and Richmond counties)