Timothy J.


Tim is an experienced trial attorney having successfully tried numerous high profile cases to verdict in State and Federal Courts since 2000. Tim’s practice is primarily focused on representing individuals who have been severely injured as a result of medical malpractice, automobile collisions, products liability claims, construction site accidents and wrongful death claims.

Tim regularly speaks at continuing legal education seminars focusing on medical malpractice and litigating personal injury cases in New York State Supreme Court. He has authored several articles and legal alerts on a wide range of topics throughout his career.

Based upon Tim’s history of success with personal injury and medical malpractice claims, he has attained an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available for legal ability and professional ethics. Every year from 2011 to present, his peers have selected him for inclusion in the Super Lawyers Directory for personal injury/medical malpractice and he has been named one of Upstate New York’s “Top 50 Lawyers” for several years.

Contact Tim: info@demorelaw.com

  • Education

    Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., Cum Laude, 1999

    Gettysburg College, B.A., 1995

  • Admitted to Practice

    New York, 2000

    U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York


  • Memberships & Affiliations

    New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers

    Onondaga County Bar Association

    Onondaga County Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Section, Past President

    New York State Bar Association

  • Civic Activities

    President, Blue Wave Youth Lacrosse Association

    McMahon-Ryan Child Advocacy Site, Past Board Member

  • Speaking & Publications

    “Anatomy and Physiology 101 for Attorneys,” National Business Institute

    Co-author, “Do Not Settle for More: Settling a Case Involving a Medicare Beneficiary,” NYSBA Torts, Insurance & Compensation Law Section Journal

    “Anatomy and Physiology 101 for Lawyers,” National Business Institute

    “Medical Malpractice – Guide to Misdiagnosis Cases,” National Business Institute

    “Expert Testimony: What You Need to Know in New York,” New York State Bar Association

    “Medical Malpractice A to Z,” National Business Institute


  • Honors

    Martindale-Hubbell “AV” Peer Review Rated for Very High to Preeminent Ethical Standards and Legal Ability

    Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyer “Upstate New York Top 50 Lawyers” from 2015 to Present.

    Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyer Directory 2011-Present for Personal Injury Plaintiff: Medical

  • Prior Experience

    Hiscock & Barclay, LLP, Partner

    Bottar Leone, PLLC, Counsel