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Troy
(Main Office and Mailing Address)

Call(518) 274-5820

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28 Second Street
Troy, NY

Latham

Call(518) 783-3843

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7 Airport Park Boulevard
Latham, NY

Saratoga

Call(518) 584-8886

View MapThe West Building
511 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY

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Black Ice, Slip and Fall Claims, and Your Right to Compensation Black Ice, Slip and Fall Claims, and Your Right to Compensation

You have no doubt heard the ironic expression “pure as New York snow,” which conjures up the mental image of ice blackened with soot. Well that’s not what “black ice” is. In fact, black ice is clear as a mountain stream. It looks black because, […]

Your Personal Injury Claim and the Auto Insurance Company’s Bag of Dirty Tricks

When you are hurt in an auto accident caused by someone else, you can become very dependent on an auto insurance company that you may have never even heard of. That’s OK, don’t they insist on what good neighbors they are? The harsh reality, however, […]

Proposed New Campus Sexual Misconduct Guidelines Would Strengthen Protections for the Accused Proposed New Campus Sexual Misconduct Guidelines Would Strengthen Protections for the Accused

  Campus sexual misconduct has long been a concern of university administrators, social activists, and politicians alike. This concern sparked a movement to strengthen the protection of victims of campus sexual misconduct. The zenith of this movement was probably reached in 2011 when the federal […]

When Character Evidence Can and Can’t be Used in a Federal Criminal Prosecution When Character Evidence Can and Can’t be Used in a Federal Criminal Prosecution

When is it OK to defend yourself against a federal criminal charge using evidence of your good character? When is it OK to use character evidence against your accuser? The Federal Rules of Evidence strictly limit the use of character evidence. There are exceptions, however, […]

When You Should “Just Say No” to the Police  – and When You Can’t When You Should “Just Say No” to the Police – and When You Can’t

The Latham, New York, criminal justice system, like the criminal justice systems elsewhere, is essentially adversarial. This means that if you have been charged with a crime or are being investigated for one, the police are not your friend. In fact, it might even be […]

New York State’s Dram Shop Laws: Third Party Liability for Alcohol-Related Injuries New York State’s Dram Shop Laws: Third Party Liability for Alcohol-Related Injuries

Most U.S. states have enacted a dram shop law on one kind or another, and New York is no exception. If you were injured through the wrongful behavior of another person, you are entitled to assert a personal injury claim against that person. In many […]

New York Authorities Struggle to Deal with an Avalanche of New School Shooting Threats New York Authorities Struggle to Deal with an Avalanche of New School Shooting Threats

Since the February 14, 2018 shootings at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, threats of violence against schools have been on the rise in the Capital Region and throughout upstate New York. While these threats have been found to be “copycat” bids for […]