Cary is a partner in the firm’s litigation department.
He has litigated numerous matters in both State and Federal Courts from inception to conclusion. His experience includes the defense of products liability, premises liability, construction liability including but not limited to New York State Labor Law claims and toxic tort matters. He is also experienced in the defense of claims of elevator defects and/or malfunctions, dram shop matters, and automobile liability claims.
He has successfully argued appeals in the Appellate Courts of New York. He has also been a proponent of alternative dispute resolution having successfully mediated numerous matters throughout the State of New York to the satisfaction of his clients.
St. John’s University School of Law, J.D. 1979
State University of New York at Albany, B.A. 1976
Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa
▪ New York, 1980
▪ United States District Court, Southern District of New York-1980
▪ United States District Court, Eastern District of New York-1980
Honorable Barry Salman, New York State Supreme Court Judge, Bronx County
Honorable Anita R. Florio, New York State Supreme Court Judge, Bronx County
▪ New York State Bar Association
REPORTED COURT DECISIONS
Hoffert v. Katz, 118 A.D.3d 139; 988 N.Y.S.2d 743 (2014)
Toppin v. Town of Hempstead, 2014 N.Y. App. Div. LEXIS 6939; 2014 NY Slip Op 06965 (2014)
United States Fidelity & Guaranty Company, v. Leonard Pressler, et al., 77 N.Y.2d 921; 572 N.E.2d 38; 569 N.Y.S.2d 597 (1991)
Sawicki v. GameStop Corp, 106 A.D.3d 979; 966 N.Y.S.2d 447; 2013 N.Y. App. Div. LEXIS 3586; (2013)
Rygel v. 8750 Bay Parkway, LLC. , 16 A.D.3d 572; 792 N.Y.S.2d 160 (2005)
Bonura v. KWK Assocs., 2 A.D.3d 207; 770 N.Y.S.2d 5 (2003)
Petrosky v. Brasner, 279 A.D.2d 75; 718 N.Y.S.2d 340 (2001)
Fernandez v. Suffolk County Water Auth., 276 A.D.2d 466; 714 N.Y.S.2d 91 (2001)
Campanella v. St. Luke's Roosevelt Hosp., 247 A.D.2d 294; 669 N.Y.S.2d 287 (1998)
DeLeo v. City of New York, 204 A.D.2d 384; 612 N.Y.S.2d 579 (1994)