Education:

St. Lawrence University, B.A., 1990

Syracuse University, J.D., 1994


Admissions:

  • 1995 – New York State Bar
  • 1997 – U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • 2009 Pennsylvania State Bar

Lectures:

No Fault Claims and Benefits,

2007

Auto Insurance: Uninsured, Underinsured and Accident Litigation New York,

2007

Serious Injury Threshold,

2008

Insurance Company Management of Claim,

2012


Memberships and Affiliations:

  • Cortland County and Onondaga County Bar Associations
  • New York State Bar 1997
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers Association
  • American Academy of Justice
  • Assistant Corporation Counsel and City Prosecutor, City of Cortland, 1996–2000

Appellate Cases

  • Young v. Lacy, 2014 NY Slip Op. 06417 (4th Dept. 2014)
  • Williams v Fassinger,119 A.D.3d 1368. 988 NYS 2d 510 (N.Y. App. Div. 4th Dept. 2014)
  • Ruiz v. Cope, 119 AD3d 1333 (4th Dept. 2014)
  • Applebee v. County of Cayuga, 103 A.D.3d 1267, 967 NYS 2d 863 (4th Dept. 2013)
  • Smith v. Reeves, 96 A.D.3d 1550, 946 NYS 2d 750 (4th Dept. 2012)
  • Byrd v. Graham, 34 A.D.3d 1284, 823 N.Y.S.2d 727 (4th Dept. 2006)
  • Lang v. Hanover Ins. Co., 3 N.Y.3d 350, 787 N.Y.S.2d 211 (2004)
  • Lang v. Hanover Ins. Co., 309 A.D.2d 1123, 766 N.Y.S.2d 915 (3rd Dept. 2003),  motion for leave to appeal granted 1 N.Y.3d 508, 777 N.Y.S.2d 17 (2004)
  • Thompson v. Hickey, 283 A.D.2d 939, 724 N.Y.S.2d 241 (4th Dept. 2001)
  • Richter v. Collier, 5 A.D.3d 1003, 773 N.Y.S.2d 645 (4th Dept. 2004)
  • Roberts v. United Health Services Hospitals, Inc., 215 N.Y. App. Div. Lexis 4115, 2015 NY Slip. Op. 04189 (4th Dept. 2015)
  • Miller v. Genoa AG Center, Inc., 124 A.D.3d 1113, 2 N.Y.S.3d 650 (3rd Dept. 2015)
  • Wayman v. Roy Stanley, Inc., 122 A.D.3d 1119, 997 N.Y.S.2d 522 (3rd Dept. 2014)

Honors:

  • 2017 Best Lawyers Listed
  • Super Lawyers 2015
  • Member – Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Member – 2015 New York Super Lawyers