Liam Brennan

Liam Brennan

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Liam Brennan (@LBNewHaven) is a former federal prosecutor and head of the Public Corruption Task Force in Connecticut. He was the lead attorney in the prosecution of former Connecticut Governor John G. Rowland, for which he received the Department of Justice’s Director’s Award. He spearheaded prosecutions against mortgage bond traders Michael Gramins and Ross Shapiro, hedge fund managers David Bryson and Bart Gutekunst, and debt collection executives Richard and Peter Pinto. He also prosecuted Magyar Telekom and Deutsche Telekom for violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and executives from Enron Broadband Services for securities and wire fraud, among others. He has been a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and economic development attorney at New Haven Legal Assistance. He currently serves as the Executive Director of the Connecticut Veterans Legal Center. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and Yale Law School.