Aaron A. Romney, Partner

Aaron A. Romney is a shareholder and partner with Zeisler & Zeisler.  His practice is focused on the representation of individuals and businesses involved in complex financial litigation or facing complex financial challenges, including: commercial litigation, creditor/debtor litigation, bankruptcy, insurance coverage, securities and investment disputes, and foreclosure matters.  He routinely guides clients through all stages of high-stakes litigation and has successfully tried cases before Connecticut’s state and federal courts.

Upon graduation from the University of Connecticut School of Law in 2008, Aaron served at the Connecticut Appellate Court as judicial clerk to the Honorable Justice Francis M. McDonald, retired Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court, and the Honorable Robert I. Berdon, retired Associate Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court.

Aaron has been selected for membership into the Fairfield County Chapter of the American Inns of Court, a prestigious organization of lawyers and judges whose mission is to foster excellence in professionalism, ethics, civility, and legal skills.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Bankruptcy & Bankruptcy Litigation
  • FINRA Arbitration

Representative Matters

  • Rochdale Securities, LLC v. Pershing, LLC, FINRA Case No. 14-01061 (obtained award in excess of $8 million for client Rochdale Securities, LLC in FINRA arbitration alleging breach of contract and conversion against client’s former clearing firm); (Petition to Vacate Denied: Pershing, LLC v. Rochdale Securities, LLC, Index No. 651604/2016 (New York Supreme Court, New York Cnty., Sept. 27, 2016)).

Professional Associations

  • Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA)
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Greater Bridgeport Bar Association
  • Raymond E. Baldwin American Inns of Court

Special Honors

Admissions

  • Connecticut (2008)
  • New York (2009)
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut (2009)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York (2011)

Education

  • University of Connecticut School of Law Juris Doctor, 2008
  • Ithaca College B.S., Health Education & Physical Education, 2005