Brian J. Wheelin of Robinson & Cole/courtesy photo Brian J. Wheelin of Robinson & Cole/courtesy photo

 

Junior Achievement of Greater Fairfield County has appointed Robinson & Cole business litigation attorney Brian J. Wheelin to its Stamford community board.

Wheelin covers complex business and real estate disputes and has handled more than a dozen jury and bench trials. He regularly argues appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and state appellate courts in Connecticut and New York. His clients include Fortune 500 companies, lenders, developers and real estate investment trusts.

Junior Achievement has 109 locations across the country helping young people plan for economic success. The organization’s educational programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills. The Fairfield County branch serves more than 22,000 students in 20 towns.