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"Ever since I can remember, I wanted to be a lawyer—and after 42 years of practice, I still do."



Gary primarily concentrates his practice on insurance litigation, with a specific focus on catastrophic-injury cases, including traumatic brain injuries resulting from automobile and industrial accidents. Gary serves as outside counsel to numerous national insurance companies, representing their insureds in a wide variety of matters, and additionally represents hotels, restaurants, and sports venues in patron injury claims.

Gary additionally defends landlords in lead-paint lawsuits claiming cognitive and behavioral issues to children throughout Upstate New York.

Bar Associations

  • Monroe County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association

Selected Memberships & Affiliations

  • Claims & Litigation Management Alliance

Representative Experience

  • Successfully argued before the Court of Appeals in Giles v. Yi, the companion case to Hamilton v. Miller, that plaintiff counsel in lead-poisoning cases must produce medical reports in accordance with 22 NYCRR 202.17(b)(1) before defendants are required to schedule any independent medical examinations.

Prior Experience

  • Hiscock & Barclay, LLP, Partner

Selected Honors

  • Selected to Super Lawyers Upstate New York: PI – General: Defense, 2008-2019

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Lead Litigation Conference, “Summary Judgment Motion: Skirting the Pitfalls”
  • Lead Litigation Conference, “Case Law Spotlight and Update”
  • Lead Litigation Conference, “Understanding and Applying Epidemiology Studies/What Constitutes an Injury”
  • Lead Litigation Conference, “Discovering the Keys to Winning Discovery Techniques”

Selected Publications & Media

Featured Media


NYS Board on Electric Generation Siting and the Environment Adopts Emergency Rule to Accelerate Renewable Energy Projects


Federal Court Says United States Must Evaluate Endangered Status for Northern Long-Eared Bat


District Court Rolls Back HIPAA Patient Rate Expansion

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