Ronald J. Brien

(Of Counsel)


Practice Areas:

Real estate, housing litigation, contracts, taxation.



University of Bridgeport School of Law (Quinnipiac School of Law), J.D., (1984)


The University at Albany, Albany, NY, B.A., (1981)


Admitted to Practice:


Connecticut, 2006; New York, 2012; U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 2012





Ronald has over 7 years experience in the areas of real estate and taxation litigation.  He represents homeowners, financial institutions, Condominium, and Cooperative Homeowner Associations in the sales and purchases of all types of real property.  In the area of housing law, Ronald focuses on complex commercial and residential lease negotiations and all aspects of housing (landlord/tenant) litigation.  Ronald also has extensive experience in both state and federal taxation disputes and represents a wide variety of clients in the area of taxation appeals and litigation.


While at the University of Albany, Ronald held positions with the Environmental Planning Lobby of New York State, Albany, N.Y., where he advised elected New York State representatives on a wide variety of environmental legislation including Coastal Zone Management and the Shore Owners Protection Act.


Professional Appointments & Affiliations:

American Bar Association

Connecticut Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

Fairfield County Bar Association

 Land Use Committee, Past Co-Chair

 Environmental Law Committee, Past Co-Chair

Greenwich Bar Association

 Pro Bono Conservator Group, Member


Community Involvement:

Smart Growth & Development Committee, Chamber of Commerce, Greenwich, CT

Downtown Consensus Group, Greenwich, CT

Glenville Volunteer Fire Company, Greenwich, CT

Community and Police Partnership, Greenwich, CT

The USO of Metropolitan New York City, New York, NY

White Plains Planning Board,

Bergen County Planning Board

City of New Rochelle Department of Planning.


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Jennifer Rolfe