161 Cherry Street
New Canaan, CT 06840

Protecting the Interests of Our Clients for 20 Years

The legal system is complex and should not be navigated alone. At the Law Office of Ann Halan Brickley, LLC, we understand the laws concerning your case and are prepared to offer you our knowledgeable assistance. When you trust our New Canaan lawyer, you receive the caring, qualified, and experienced representation that you deserve. 

If you are currently involved in a serious legal matter that cannot be resolved out of court, you can trust our experienced law firm to stand at your side. With aggressive strategies, creative approaches, and effective methods, we help you obtain the satisfactory results you need.

Contact us today if you need legal assistance with any of the following:

Family Law

  • Property agreements
  • Alimony
  • Child support
  • Grandparents' rights
  • Relocation disputes
  • Paternity matters
  • Divorce
  • Child custody
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Uncontested or contested divorce
  • Same-sex marriage federal benefits

Personal Injury
Probate Litigation
Employment Law

Our cost-efficient representation is a client-centric approach to getting results. We are accessible 7 days a week to help! Call the Law Office of Ann Halan Brickley today at 203-439-6419 to arrange your free initial consultation.

Attorney Profile

Attorney Ann Halan Brickley


  • Connecticut, 1987
  • New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • J.D., Cornell University Law School, 1987
  • B.A., Colgate University, 1982
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Professional Memberships and Achievements:

  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Fairfield County Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Connecticut Employment Lawyers Association
  • State of Connecticut, Attorney Trial Referee, 2010–Present
  • State of Connecticut, Fact Finder/Arbitrator, 2010–Present


Great experience working with Ann
"There so are many great things to say about working with the Law Office of Ann Halan Brickley on a recent employment matter. I found Ann to be very professional, helpful and responsive. She listened carefully when I explained the situation and her extensive background and expertise in these dealings allowed her to provide the solid advice I needed. Throughout the course of working towards a resolution Ann was always gentle and compassionate, especially during the stressful times. She has outstanding negotiation skills and always kept my best interest in the forefront. She was fair and honest with a sensible approach to the obstacles we faced and kept me informed every step of the way. Ann truly cares about her clients. As a result we were able to agree to a settlement and I was most satisfied with the outcome. My relationship with Ann was truly a great experience, she met all my expectations and I would highly recommend her to handle any legal issues."

- Satisfied client
Norwalk, CT

I would recommend her without hesitation
"Ms. Brickley was extremely responsive to the issue at hand. She listened carefully, made astute observations and clarifications of the situation and was as helpful as possible. Her manner was direct and understandable to the lay person. I would recommend her without hesitation."

- Private Individual

An absolute pleasure to work with
"Ann is wonderful to work with. She wrote the Terms of Service for my business in addition to other tasks. IN her work, she was thorough taking time to research and rewrite the documents. She provided excellent feedback and insight into questions regarding my business, and was an absolute pleasure to work with."

- Small Business

Smart, very responsive, provided options and explained them well
"Smart, very responsive, provided options and explained them well- warm human but tough minded. Kept a good balance between actions and cost. A highly valued person with good organizational skills."

- Private Individual

Ms. Brickley was successful in representing me
"Ms. Brickley was successful in representing me regarding an assessment appeal to reduce my real estate taxes. She is also well versed in matrimonial and the general practice of law."

- Small Business

An excellent business person
"Ann is not only an outstanding lawyer but also an excellent business person."

- Private Individual

A very capable and affordable law firm
"A very capable and affordable law firm. They exceeded my expectations"

- Small Business

Ann Halan Brickley is just what the Doctor Ordered
"In this day and age of run around 24/7 busy at work, busy at home, busy, busy, busy. Ann Brickley is the type of all-around law service that can “pick-up” the pieces for you and help you keep moving the a positive forward direction despite the small (or large!) Legal hurdles that you may face on a daily basis. Especially in this unstable economic environment. For a business like mine Ann Halan Brickley is just what the Doctor Ordered to keep the pressure off in a high pressure environment."

- Small Business

Ann is caring and takes the time to listen to her clients
"In addition to being brilliant, meticulous, trustworthy, diligent and competent in every sense of the word, Ann is caring and takes the time to listen to her clients. We highly recommend Ann Halan Brickley."

- Small Business

My business partners and I would HIGHLY recommend her services.
"Ms. Halan Brickley is immensely personable, knowledgeable and accessible. All traits which are otherwise missing in most attorneys these days. My business partners and I would HIGHLY recommend her services. We can’t think of anyone (or law firm) whom we would trust more than Ann. She is quite simply, terrific!"

- Small Business

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