|Connecticut House of Representatives District 99|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
|Profession||Counsel, Giordano Associates Inc|
Lawlor is Counsel with Giordano Associates Incorporated, Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of New Haven, and a Practitioner in Residence at the University of New Haven. He has been an Attorney with Winnick Ruben and Block, Cohen and Acampora, and had his own private practice.
He is a member of the Coalition for Justice for the American Bar Association, Council of State Governments, National Conference of State Legislators, National Resource Committee Center for Sex Offender Management in the United States Department of Justice, President of the University of Connecticut Young Democrats, Chair of the Criminal Justice/Mental Health Consensus Project at the Vera Institute of Justice, and an Associate with the State Sentencing and Corrections Program. 
Prior to leaving the house, Lawlor served on following committees:
Lawlor ran for re-election to the 99th District seat in 2010. He defeated Linda Monaco (R) in the November 2 general election.
|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 99 General Election (2010)|
|Michael Lawlor (D)||3,517|
|Linda Monaco (R)||2,953|
On November 4, 2008, Lawlor won re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives from Connecticut's 99th District, defeating Lori Musco (R). Lawlor received 5,674 votes in the election while Musco received 3,399 votes. Lawlor raised $28,512 for his campaign; Musco raised $29,260.
|Connecticut House of Representatives, District 99|
|Mike Lawlor (D and WF)||5,674|
|Lori Musco (R)||3,399|
Listed below is the largest contributor to Michael Lawlor's 2008 campaign.
- Mike Lawlor's campaign website
- Connecticut House Democrats - Rep. Michael Lawlor
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Project Vote Smart biography
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2002
- Mike Lawlor on Facebook
- CT Post, "Special elections mean more expenses, more rhetoric," January 9, 2011
- West Hartford Patch, "Feb. 18 the Deadline to Register to Vote in Special Election," January 20, 2011
- Project Vote Smart - Rep. Lawlor
- Connecticut House official election results for 2008
- District 99 Connecticut House candidate funds, 2008
|Connecticut State House District 99
| Succeeded by|
James Albis (D)
State of Connecticut
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