The Law Offices of Clendenen & Shea,LLC

The Law Offices of Clendenen & Shea, LLC  |  400 Orange Street, New Haven, CT 06511  |   Phone: 203-787-1183   Fax:  203.787.2847

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General Civil Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Construction Litigation

Business Litigation

Probate Litigation

Personal Injury

Federal Practice



Haley Schaefer is an associate at Clendenen & Shea where she focuses her practice on representing individuals and corporations in disputes before state and federal courts.


Attorney Schaefer earned her Juris Doctor from Washington and Lee University School of Law, where she was co-president and an active board member of the Women Law Students Organization (WLSO). Additionally, she completed a year-long “prosecutor externship” at the Commonwealth Attorney’s Office for the City of Roanoke and worked at the law school’s Immigrant Rights Clinic.  Upon graduating she was selected from her class to receive the National Association of Women Lawyer’s Outstanding Law Student Award, and she also earned Washington and Lee’s Law-Related Public Service Award.


Prior to joining Clendenen & Shea, LLC, Attorney Schaefer practiced juvenile law and clerked at the Bridgeport Superior Court, Judicial District of Fairfield.



Washington & Lee University School of Law, J.D., 2013

Lafayette College, B.A., summa cum laude, 2007



2015, Connecticut

2018, U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut



  • Connecticut Bar Association

  • New Haven County Bar Association

  • Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association

William H. Clendenen, Jr.

Kevin C. Shea

Patrick T. Clendenen

Charles J. Donato

Joseph E. Boccia

Haley W. Schaefer

Benjamin H. Levites