Tony Miodonka

Tony Miodonka

Tony Miodonka
Counsel

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, corporate bankruptcy and reorganizations, white collar criminal matters and regulatory investigations, enforcement proceedings and appeals. Mr. Miodonka has also assisted corporate and individual clients with matters relating to the negotiation, interpretation and enforcement of employment contracts. His reported litigation cases include Woodbury Knoll, LLC v. Shipman & Goodwin, LLP, 305 Conn. 750 (2012), in which he was on the brief and assisted firm partner Harold B. Finn III in preparation for oral argument.

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

Mr. Miodonka 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. The honors and awards he received include the Connecticut Judges Association Award, the John A. Speziale Award for Excellence in Written Advocacy, the Outstanding Legal Scholarship Award and the Service to the Law School Award, among others.

Prior to attending law school, Mr. Miodonka served in the United States Marine Corps, where he earned the rank of Staff Sergeant and successfully completed several 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. 2008, summa cum laude
    Lead Articles Editor, Quinnipiac Law Review, 2007-2008
  • Park University, B.A. 2001, summa cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2008
  • New York, 2009

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