Helenanne Connolly

Special Counsel

+1 703 456 8685
hconnolly@cooley.com

Helen represents clients across a wide range of employment-related matters including counseling, litigation, arbitration and mediation matters. She routinely advises her clients on terminations, disciplinary actions, reorganizations, internal training programs, reductions in force, individual and group termination decisions, FLSA compliance, misclassification analyses, accommodation of employee disabilities and medical leaves, EEO training, compliance with affirmative action plans and compliance with collective bargaining agreements.

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Passions

    Spending time with her family

    Her three kids: Brian, Fintan and Maeve

Education

  • George Mason University School of Law
    JD, cum laude, 2005

  • Loyola College
    BA, Communication, General Business minor
    cum laude, 2000


Admissions & Credentials

Virginia

Maryland

Memberships

  • The Women's Center, General Counsel

  • Child and Family Network Centers, Member of the Board of Directors

  • Human Rights Commission to the Arlington County Board, Commissioner

Rankings & Accolades

    Virginia SuperLawyers: Rising Star (2013-2015)

    Virginia Legal Elite: Young Lawyer (2015)

    Angela A. Holland Memorial Award (2014)

Contact

+1 703 456 8685 office
hconnolly@cooley.com

Reston Town Center
11951 Freedom Drive
14th Floor
Reston, VA 20190-5656