Director of Appellate Services
For well over 30 years, Jim Coonan has been providing outstanding appellate services to appellate lawyers and law firms, the last 16 of which have been during his tenure at PHP.
Many years ago, Jim learned the appellate trade from Roland W. Johnson of The Reporter Company, a dean of the appellate printing profession for over 40 years. Jim has assisted his clients with thousands of appeals, specifically guiding them through filings in New York State and Federal Appellate Practice. He ensures that his clients’ filings comply with all appellate rules and regulations so that they may focus exclusively on their legal arguments. Jim also does extensive editing and preparation of client’s legal briefs in support of their appeals.
Jim is an avid golfer and sports enthusiast. He currently resides in Norwalk, Connecticut with his son Sam.