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” over the past three years.
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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
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, November 2015
Co-author, “Do Not Settle for More: Settling a Case Involving a Medicare Beneficiary,” NYSBA Torts, Insurance & Compensation Law Section Journal, Winter 2012
“Anatomy and Physiology 101 for Lawyers,” National Business Institute, September 2011
“Medical Malpractice – Guide to Misdiagnosis Cases,” National Business Institute, August 2011
“Expert Testimony: What You Need to Know in New York,” New York State Bar Association, October 2010
“Medical Malpractice A to Z,” National Business Institute, September 2010
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” for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.
Selected by Peer Review for Inclusion in Super Lawyer Directory 2011-2018 for Personal Injury Plaintiff: Medical
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