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Jeffrey Connelly

 
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LAWYER

Jeffrey S. Connelly

Jeffrey is a trial lawyer who brings diverse experiences and a unique perspective to complex legal issues. Prior to joining Wynne & Wynne, Austin, Jeffrey gained substantial jury trial experience prosecuting serious violent felonies as an Assistant District Attorney in Atlanta, Georgia. As an ADA he was a member of the Complex Trial Division, where he amassed countless hours in the courtroom and was first chair attorney on many successful jury trials. In 2015, Jeffrey transitioned to private practice and joined a prominent Atlanta firm representing plaintiffs in a wide range of civil actions as well as defending individuals charged with serious crimes. In 2017, he relocated to Austin, Texas with his family and thereafter became a member of the Texas State Bar.

Jeffrey earned his B.A. in Philosophy from the University of the South in Sewanee, Tennessee in 2008 and his J.D. from Georgia State University College of Law in 2012. He is licensed to practice law in Texas and Georgia. He is also licensed to practice in United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit as well as the United States District Court for the Northern and Middle District of Georgia.

Education

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF LAW
J.D., Juris Doctor, 2012

SEWANEE: THE UNIVERSITY OF THE SOUTH
B.A., 2008

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association

  • Austin Bar Association

  • Travis County Bar Association

  • Texas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

  • Violet Crown Trail Committee Member

  • Hill County Conservancy EPIC Member

  • State Bar of Texas

  • State Bar of Georgia

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What Clients Say About Jeffrey

“A gentleman and a winner. Jeffrey is a thoughtful, considerate gentleman. He gives clear directions and keeps it simple. It was clear that the Court staff liked him and went out of their way to help him. I was very pleased with my outcome.”