Dennis Polio is an associate with Holtzman Vogel Josefiak Torchinsky PLLC, providing counsel in the areas of campaign finance and election law, lobbying, and ethics compliance, and tax-exempt organizations.
Prior to joining the firm, Dennis served as a law clerk to the Honorable Carmen E. Espinosa, Associate Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court, and worked in the Office of General Counsel for the Republican Governors Association in Washington, DC. Before law school, Dennis spent several years as a political consultant in Connecticut working with candidates for local, state, and federal office.
Dennis graduated cum laude from Fairfield University with a B.A. in Politics, magna cum laude from Syracuse University College of Law with a J.D., and from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University with a Master of Public Administration degree. While in law school, he served as a Lead Articles Editor on the Syracuse Law Review, an Executive Editor on the Digest, the National Italian American Bar Association Law Journal, and founder of the Syracuse Political Law Society. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar, the DC Bar, the Republican National Lawyers Association, and the National Italian American Bar Association.