Thomas J. Hall
Qualified and licensed to practice before the Courts of the State of New York, 1993. Admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1993, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1998, and the District of Connecticut, 2007. National Football League Players Association, Certified Contract Advisor, 2003.
- Colgate University, B.A.
- New York Law School, J.D. (cum laude)
Mr. Hall’s practice includes the supervision of ongoing civil litigation matters, providing legal counsel and taking significant cases to trial for the firm’s clients including major real estate developers, regional and international contractors, local municipalities, public authorities and both domestic and UK based insurers. His focus is on defending catastrophic construction accidents, construction defects and property damage, contractual risk transfer and general commercial litigation. Mr. Hall is a frequent lecturer on a variety of topics related to the firm’s practice, including the New York State Labor Law, best practices for post-accident investigation, wrongful death actions in New York, civil practice in the New York State Court of Claims, contractual indemnity and risk transfer, defending economic damages and the effective use of experts.
Memberships and Professional Associations
- Member, American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry; New York State Bar Association, Section of Trial Lawyers; New York County Lawyers’ Association; General Contractors Association
- Certified, OSHA Construction, Safety & Health, 1997
- Metro New York Super Lawyers, 2010 – 2019