Duffy Law, LLC is a nationwide Title IX law firm located in New Haven, Connecticut. The firm represents students, faculty, staff, athletic teams, and coaches in all Title IX-related legal and disciplinary actions related to athletics, sexual assault, and employment discrimination as well as college code of conduct violations.
If you’re involved in a Title IX action at your school, whether as a respondent or a complainant, or if you’ve been accused of a serious conduct code violation, you need a highly-experienced attorney on your side to immediately begin protecting your rights.
Our student rights lawyers zealously use every resource and explore every option to secure your rights, protect your safety, and defend your reputation. We fight with tenacity, commitment, creativity and a deep understanding of Title IX law and the university disciplinary process on behalf of every single one of our clients.
From pre-charge investigations on campus to appeals of unfair findings, our attorneys are fully comfortable navigating the fast-changing and extremely complex dynamics of higher education and guiding each client according to their specific circumstances.
Christine Brown has a comprehensive understanding of Title IX and how it impacts students, faculty, and staff on college campuses. Before joining Duffy Law in January of 2020, Attorney Brown held the dual roles of Director of Legal Services and Title IX Coordinator at Fairfield University, where she was responsible for developing the school’s Title IX policies and due process procedures. She presided over hundreds of university matters including dozens of Title IX cases (spanning investigations, hearings, and appeals) as well as dozens of conduct code violation claims ranging from sexual assault to hazing to racial bias.