William J. Connelly, III, Esq.

William J. Connelly III, Esq.

William Jay Connelly, III, who is Of Counsel at The Maldjian Law Group LLC, graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 1988 and was later employed as a research scientist at Enzo Biochem in New York City working on DNA fluorescent bio-probe technology. Later in his career he worked at Carter Wallace located in Cranbury, New Jersey wherein he assisted in the development of the “Answer Quick and Simple” and “First Response” product lines. Jay graduated from St. John’s University School of Law in 1994 and is currently licensed to practice law in New Jersey (1994), New York (1995) and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (1998).

As a former municipal prosecutor and former co-chair of the Municipal Court Committee of the Monmouth County Bar Association, Mr. Connelly has appeared in courts throughout the State of New Jersey and has successfully represented clients charged with DWI and other traffic related offenses, as well as criminal and juvenile matters.

Practice Areas:

Bar Admissions:

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office (1998)


St. John’s University School of Law in 1994

Syracuse University in 1988

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