Services

Appeals

Federal and State

Civil Rights

Federal and State Court litigation involving defense of school districts, municipalities and law enforcement agencies in matters involving employment discrimination, sexual harassment, sexual molestation and use of improper and/or illegal force by police and/or other governmental agencies.

Coordinating Council/Complex Case Management

Representation of corporations, businesses, insurance companies and self-insureds as coordinating counsel in mass toxic tort litigation. Complex Case Management.

Corporate

Environment

CERCLA cost recovery
Clean Air/Clean Water
Leaking underground storage tanks
Mass toxic torts including asbestos, lead and mold
National Coordinating Counsel activities (e.g., served as national coordinating counsel for carrier involved in 25,000 asbestos cases in 7 states)
New York State (DEC, DOH, and DOL) and United States (EPA) representation
Silica
Spills

General Counsel

Representation in a general counsel capacity of corporations, businesses and insurance companies.

Government Representation

Executive (U.S. and State)
Legislative (U.S. and State)
Administrative (U.S. and State)
Lobbying

Insurance

Construction Bond Surety

Coverage and Bad Faith Issues

Defense of personal auto, commercial auto, labor law, premises liability, products liability, civil rights, construction defect, medical malpractice, errors and omission, other professional malpractice, municipalities, school districts, environmental, libel and slander

Federal insurance taxation of large and mid-size Life Insurance and Property & Casualty Insurance Groups
Licensing before State Insurance Departments
State Regulatory Audits
Reinsurance
Representation before State Insurance Agencies

Labor Law

Corporate Counseling
Employee Benefit Issues
Employment Discrimination
Employment Handbooks
New York State Division of Human Rights
Federal Equal Opportunity Commission

Litigation

Administrative Hearings
Appellate
Asbestos
Bond Surety
Corporate
Civil Rights
Environmental
Federal and State Courts
Insurance Defense
Intellectual Property
Lead
Medical Malpractice
Mold
Municipalities
Products Liability
Professional Liability
Property Tax Assessments
Personal Injury
Silica
Trials
Toxic torts

Municipalities

Assessments
Litigation
General Liability
Civil Rights
Environmental
Insurance

Personal Injury

Representation of seriously injured persons.

Pharmacology

Manufacture
Retail
Generally