Gary focuses his practice on products, premises, automobile, and general liability litigation and on insurance coverage questions.  In addition, Gary represents municipalities in matters involving nursing homes, police departments, jails, and alleged violations of civil rights.

 

Gary’s experience includes mass tort litigation.  He has participated in the defense of thousands of asbestos claims and has decades of experience representing clients in the defense of environmental and toxic tort claims, including those involving oil spills, chemical leaks, and mold contamination.  Gary has also represented major corporations in the defense of pharmaceutical claims.

 

He has handled medical and nursing malpractice cases, defending physicians, nurses, hospitals, and nursing homes.  

 

Gary J. Levy

Education

 

▪    Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 1977

 

▪    University of Rochester, B.A., 1973; M.B.A., 1974

 

 

Bar Admissions

 

▪    New York, 1978

 

Court Admissions

 

▪    United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

 

▪    United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

 

Professional Lectures & Publications

 

▪    Lecturer, Compliance with Health Insurance Portability and

     Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA)

 

▪    Editor-in-Chief, Brooklyn Journal of International Law 

 

▪    Author, Case Comment, Advisory Opinion on the Western      

      Sahara, Brooklyn Journal of International Law

REPORTED COURT DECISIONS

Llorente v. City of New York, 38 A.D.3d 617, 833 N.Y.S.2d 123 (2d Dep’t 2009)

 

Reyes v. City of New York, 29 A.D.3d 667, 814 N.Y.S.2d 873 (2d Dep’t 2006)

 

Henry v. Advance Process Supply Co., 11 A.D.3d 430, 782 N.Y.S.2d 769 (2d Dep’t 2004), appeal dismissed 5 N.Y.3d 824, 837 N.E.2d 737, 804 N.Y.S.2d 38 (2005)

 

Henry v. Advance Process Supply Co., 301 A.D.2d 628, 754 N.Y.S.2d 345 (2d Dep’t 2003)

 

Brooklyn Hospital-Caledonian Hospital v. Medical Malpractice Insurance Association, 286 A.D.2d 410, 729 N.Y.S.2d 517 (2d Dep’t 2001)

 

Valdez v. Sharaby, 258 A.D.2d 458, 684 N.Y.S.2d 595 (2d Dep’t 1999)

 

Eye Encounter, Inc. v. Contour Art, Ltd., 81 F.R.D. 683, 1979-1 Trade Cases (CCH) (E.D.N.Y. 1979)

 

Glacier Refrigeration Service, Inc. v. American Transportation, Inc., 467 F. Supp. 1104 (E.D.N.Y. 1979)

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