Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy

Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy

Respected General Law Firm Meeting the Legal Needs of Clients and Community of Norwalk, Connecticut

Firm Overview

Resolving legal issues for individuals and businesses since 1970
At Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy, P.C., we diligently meet the legal needs of individuals and businesses in Norwalk, Connecticut and surrounding areas with uncompromising dedication and high quality, cost-effective legal services. It is our honor and privilege to safeguard clients through the milestones in their personal and professional lives.

The trusted attorneys at Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy, P.C. bring more than 100 years of combined experience, skill, and tenacity to each case, providing the personal attention and respect each client deserves. This is why our clients keep coming back and refer their colleagues, families, and friends to us.

We take pride in our reputation. Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy, P.C. works hard to earn the respect of clients and our peers in the Norwalk legal community. As a result, Frank W. Murphy and Frank N. Zullo are AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell a distinction signifying the highest quality legal work, professionalism, and ethical standards and listed in Best Lawyers in America and Super Lawyers. Lawyers in our firm have served in various official roles in Connecticut as Mayor of the City of Norwalk and Corporation Counsel of the City of Norwalk. We stand ready to assist you.

Total commitment to protecting your interests
At Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy, P.C., we take our responsibility seriously and believe that preparation and communication are key to effective representation. We pay attention to every detail of your case from start to finish. We give you a full explanation of the law, possible options to take, and case updates throughout the process so you can accomplish your legal goals.

We handle your important legal matters in municipal, state, federal, and appellate courts in the following areas:
Civil litigation When legal disputes disrupt your life or business, we zealously advocate on your behalf in negotiation or litigation in state, federal, and appellate courts. We are experienced at general civil litigation in cases including real property tax appeals, eminent domain, contract litigation, probate appeals, plaintiff personal injury, medical malpractice, insurance defense, general employment law and other areas.
Planning, zoning, and land use We represent your interests in administrative hearings and zoning board applications cases before municipal, state, and federal courts and in appeals.
Commercial and residential real estate Property dealings are among the most significant transactions in your life and business. We provide assistance in commercial and residential real estate matters, easements, landlord and tenant law, and zoning and land use matters. We anticipate issues and answer all your questions about real estate matters.

Proudly serving clients in Connecticut
Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy, P.C. represents individuals and businesses in the greater Norwalk and Stamford area and throughout Fairfield County and the state of Connecticut.

Main Office

Main Office
134 East Ave
Norwalk, CT 06851



Estate Planning

The Law Offices of Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy will represent your Estate Planning legal matters.

The Law Offices of Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy will represent your Estate Planning legal matters.

Frank N. Zullo

Tierney, Zullo, Flaherty & Murphy

Practice areas
-Zoning, Planning and Land Use
-Health law
-Real Estate

Bar admissions
-Connecticut, 1957

-AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

-J.D., Fordham University, 1957
-B.S.S., Fordham University, 1954

Professional associations
-Recipient, Young Man of the Year Award, Norwalk Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1958, 1963
-Prosecutor, Norwalk City Court, 1959-1960
-Minority Leader, Common Council, City of Norwalk, 1963-1965
-Chairman: United Fund Drive, 1963-1964, 1964-1965
-Chairman, Board of Trustees, Y.M.C.A., 1987-1999
-Board of Trustees, 1975-1992
-Chairman of the Board, 1990-1992, VITAM
-Chairman of the Board. President, United Fund, 1965-1966, 1973-1974
-Mayor, City of Norwalk, 1965-1971
-Member, Executive Committee, 1966-1971
-President, 1968-1969, Connecticut Conference of Mayors
-Member, Board of Trustees, U.S. Conference of Mayors, 1969-1971
-Member, Board of Trustees, 1971-1995
-Chairman, Board of Trustees, 1979-1982
-Honorary Life Trustee, 2004 and Counsel, 1987-2005
-Norwalk Hospital. State Trial Referee, 1984-1991
-Member: Board of Trustees, Maritime Center, 1986-1999
-Tri-State Regional Planning Association, 1988-1995
-Selection Committee, Ettinger Scholarship Program, 1989-2006
-Board of Trustees, Five Town Foundation, 1990-1997
-Member, 1991 and Vice-Chairman, 1994-1999, Chairman, 1999-2001, Co-Chairman, 2001--
-Board of Trustees, Bridgeport University
-Vice-Chairman, Board of Directors, Honey Hill Care Center, 1993-2005
-Fairfield County, Norwalk-Wilton (President, 1996-1997)
-American Bar Associations


Fordham University