Partner Joseph S. Bavaro Named President of New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers

Joseph S. Bavaro, a partner of the firm, has been named President of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.  He previously served as the Vice President for the 2nd Department of the organization, which represents Nassau, Suffolk, Queens, Kings, Richmond, Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess and Orange counties.  The New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers upholds a strong commitment to protect, preserve and enhance the civil justice system and advocates on a wide range of legislative and political matters.  The Academy’s membership consists of plaintiff and defense attorneys, members of the judiciary, non judicial government employees, law professors, law clerks, law secretaries, paralegals and law students.