Andraya Pulaski Brunau, a litigator, assists diverse clients in complex commercial, tort and probate disputes, as well as appeals.
Andraya represents companies, fiduciaries, and individuals in a wide range of litigation, including claims involving contracts, fiduciary duties, business torts, unfair trade practices, negligence, product liability, real estate, and undue influence and trust construction. She has served clients in aerospace, energy, financial services and manufacturing industries. She also represents mortgage loan servicers, lenders, investors and other financial institutions in defense of claims by borrowers and property disputes.
Andraya has briefed and argued complex dispositive and discovery motions on behalf of clients in state and federal courts and arbitral forums. Her appellate experience includes arguing appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and the Connecticut Appellate Court, and preparing many appellate briefs.
Andraya is dedicated to pro bono and community service. She successfully represented a pro bono client in an appeal before the Second Circuit related to his constitutional right to be free from cruel and unusual punishment. Andraya is also very active in the firm's women's initiative, Women Working Together, where she is the Co-Chair of the Central Connecticut Committee.
Before joining Day Pitney, Andraya clerked for the Honorable Robert E. Beach, Jr. of the Connecticut Appellate Court.
with Honors2013Energy and Environmental Law Certificate; Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal, Senior Articles Editor
magna cum laude2010with Honors; Pi Mu Epsilon; Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Delta Phi
Selected to the list of Connecticut Super Lawyers Rising Stars (Thomson Reuters), Business Litigation, 2019
Chosen for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (Woodward/White, Inc.), Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation and Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants, 2021
CALI Excellence Awards: Moot Court, Natural Resources Law, Land Use, Legislative Process and Local Government Law
Connecticut Attorneys Title Insurance Company Foundation Prize in Real Property
ABA, Section of Urban, State & Local Government Law Prize
Connecticut Fair Housing Center, Board Member, 2015 - present
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