Wendy K. Venoit


Boston Office




  • Pace University School of Law, J.D.
    • Valedictorian
    • magna cum laude
  • Holy Cross University, B.A.
Bar Memberships
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • State of Connecticut
  • State of New Hampshire
  • State of New Jersey
  • State of New York
  • United States Court of Appeals, Second and Third Circuits
  • United States District Court of Connecticut, New Jersey, Central District of Illinois, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Eastern District of New York, Northern District of New York, and Southern District of New York
  • United States Court of Federal Claims
Work Experience
  • Hinckley Allen
    • Partner (2016 - Present)
  • Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.
    • Vice President & General Counsel
  • McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP
    • Partner
Professional Affiliations
  • ABA Forum on Construction Law: Chair (2017 - 2018); Chair of the Forum (2016 - 2017); Member of the Governing Committee (2011-2015), Chair of the Membership Committee (2013-2016), Past Chair of Division 8 (International Construction), GC Liaison to 2014 Annual Meeting (New Orleans, LA), Program Co-Chair of 2009 Midwinter Meeting (Bonita Springs, FL)
  • American Arbitration Association (AAA), Board Council; Member of the Board of Directors; Panel of Construction Neutrals
  • American College of Construction Lawyers (ACCL), Fellow
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Member
  • Connecticut Lawyers Collaborative on Diversity, former Treasurer and member of Board of Directors
  • CPR: International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution, Panel of Distinguished Neutrals — Insurance Policy Holder Coverage Panel, Construction Panel and Boston at Large ADR Panel (Commercial)
  • International Bar Association (IBA), International Construction Projects Group
  • International Centre for Dispute Resolution, Neutral and International Advisory Committee Member
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Professional Women in Construction, Connecticut Chapter: Founder, Past President, Past Treasurer, and Past Secretary
  • Women in Construction, Board Member
Honors & Awards
  • International Who's Who of Construction Law (2013-2014, 2016)
  • Hartford Business Journal Who's Who of Construction Law, "40 under Forty" (2007)
  • Connecticut Law Tribune New Leaders of the Law Award for "Development of the Law" (2005)
  • Martindale Hubbell - AV Preeminent Rated
  • MS Society, Connecticut Chapter, "Corporate Achiever" Award (2008)