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Patricia J. Durelli

Senior Associate

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Patricia "Paty" Durelli represents private company borrowers and lending institutions in the negotiation of asset-based lending, financing for corporate acquisitions and real estate lending. She is also experienced in counseling companies in mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Day Pitney, Paty was an extern for the Honorable Vanessa L. Bryant of the U.S District Court of Connecticut.


Represented the lead bank in connection with a syndicated loan, in the amount of $68 million, to finance the acquisition of a portfolio of skilled nursing facilities

Represented a privately-held company in connection with a strategic merger with and into a wholly-owned subsidiary of a public company

Represented a financial institution providing working capital and acquisition financing of over $20 million to a manufacturer


Education and Credentials

Quinnipiac University School of Law, J.D.,

magna cum laude

, 2015,

Quinnipiac Health Law Journal, Staff Member

University of Connecticut, B.A., 2012
State of Connecticut
Connecticut Bar Association, Standing Committee on Professional Ethics, Member
Connecticut Hispanic Bar Association, President Elect
Steering Committee for the Governor's Council on Women and Girls, CHBA Representative

Recognition and Community


Selected to the list of Ones to Watch for Mergers and Acquisitions Law and Venture Capital Law by The Best Lawyers in America (Woodward/White, Inc.), 2021-2023

Selected to the list of Connecticut Super Lawyers Rising Stars (Thomson Reuters), Business & Corporate, 2021-2022

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Quinnipiac University Law School, Mentor, 2015-2019