About Hon. Wayne R. Keeney (Rtd.)


New York Law School, New York, New York
Juris Doctorate, February 1988

St. Francis College Brookyln, New York
Bachelor of Science, Cum Laude, December 1985

Quinnipiac School of Law
Certified Mediator


State of Connecticut District of Connecticut Southern District of New York Eastern District of New York Southern District of California


Law offices of Michael E. Skiber
Norwalk, Connecticut

Trial Atorney

June 2019 to Present

Family Support Magistrate
State of Connecticut

April 2014 - June 2019

Law offices of Wayne R. Keeney
Brigdeport, Connecticut
Attorney, Sole Practioner, Criminal Defense, Special Public Defender,
State of Connecticut

Special Counsel to Stamford Police Association
Trial Attorney
Mentor to New Attorneys in Trial Advocacy

April 1996 - April 2014

Judicial Review Council,
State Of Connecticut, Chairman

Responsible for review and disposition of complaints filed against Superior Court judges and magistrates in the State of Connecticut

2011 - April 2014

Law offices of Wayne R. Keeney
San Diego, California

Attorney, Sole Practioner, Criminal Defense

February 1992 - April 1996

Office of the San Diego City Attorney
San Diego, California

Prosecutor, Criminal Division

September 1990 - February 1992

Kennedy, Crockett, Dougherty & Hildre
San Diego, California

Law and Motion Clerk, Admiralty

February 1988 - September 1990

Legal Aid Society
Brooklyn, New York

Criminal Defense Investigator

December 1983 - October 1986

Broward County Sheriff's Office
FT. Lauderdale, Florida

Detective, Airport Narcotics Squad

March 1977 - December 1979

New York Police Department
New York, New York

Police officer: Uniform Patrol; Plainclothes Anti-Crime, Narcotics Enforcement and Investigations in the South Bronx, West Manhattan and Times Square areas

March 1969 - December 1977


International Laws controlling the Disposal of Nuclear Waste in the Ocean

Pre-judgement Interest in Actions Brought in Admirality


United States Marine Corps - Honourable Discharge

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