Tony Miodonka

Tony Miodonka

Tony Miodonka
Partner

tmiodonka@fdh.com
T: (203) 325-5034 - F: (203) 325-5001
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Tony Miodonka focuses his practice on business and commercial litigation, commercial arbitration and mediation, internal investigations, corporate bankruptcy and reorganizations, regulatory investigations, enforcement proceedings and appeals. Tony also assists corporate and individual clients with matters relating to the negotiation, interpretation and enforcement of employment contracts and the resolution of employment-related disputes. He primarily practices in the federal and state courts in New York and Connecticut, and also has substantial experience handling cross-border litigation and international commercial disputes. 

Prior to joining Finn Dixon & Herling, Tony served as law clerk to The Honorable Justice Peter T. Zarella of the Connecticut Supreme Court.

Tony received his J.D., summa cum laude, from Quinnipiac University School of Law, where he was valedictorian and Lead Articles Editor of the Quinnipiac Law Review.

Tony is also a proud military veteran.  Prior to attending law school, Tony served in the United States Marine Corps, where he earned the rank of Staff Sergeant and successfully completed two tours of combat duty in the Middle East before receiving an honorable discharge in 2004 after more than eight years of service.

2008 Connecticut Judges Association Award

John A. Speziale Award for Excellence in Written Advocacy, 2006

“Debtor-in-Possession Financing: Funding a Chapter 11 Case,” contributing author, published by the American Bankruptcy Institute, 2012. Click Here to purchase a copy of the book.

"Executive Compensation in Bankruptcy," with Henry P. Baer, Jr., published by Practical Law, 2013.

Education

  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D., 2007-2008, summa cum laude, Lead Articles Editor, Quinnipiac Law Review
  • Park University, B.A., 2001, summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2009
  • Connecticut, 2008

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, 2010
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2010
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2010
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 2011
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2018

Associations and Memberships

Law Clerk to Justice Peter T. Zarella, Connecticut Supreme Court, 2008-2009

Staff Sergeant, United States Marine Corps, 1996-2004

Connecticut Bar Association

New York State Bar Association

Fairfield County Bar Association

American Bankruptcy Institute