Thomas J. Cirone

Partner

P
212.516.9306
F
212.968.2400
One Battery Park Plaza
Suite 710
New York
,
NY
10004

PRACTICE AREAS

General Liability and Casualty Defense

Insurance Coverage

Admissions

New York

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Education

University of Miami School of Law

(J.D., cum laude, 1990)

Hamilton College

(B.A., magna cum laude, 1987)

Tom brings over 25 years of experience representing property owners, contractors, and other clients in actions involving premises liability, construction accidents, and property damage. He has successfully defended clients against negligence claims and Labor Law violations and obtained insurance coverage and contractual indemnification for them. He also draws on a background representing design professionals and attorneys against malpractice claims.

Before joining private practice, Tom established himself as a trial attorney at the Manhattan District Attorney’s office under Robert M. Morgenthau, where he began his career as an assistant district attorney in the trial division. He has tried cases to verdict before juries and has successfully argued appeals before the Appellate Division and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  

Tom draws on his insurance coverage experience in every aspect of his practice, having represented insurers as plaintiffs and defendants in actions involving coverage disputes, priority of coverage, and the enforceability of policy exclusions.

Achievements

Selected to New York Metro Super Lawyers® (2011, 2013-2015)

 

Tom brings over 25 years of experience representing property owners, contractors, and other clients in actions involving premises liability, construction accidents, and property damage. He has successfully defended clients against negligence claims and Labor Law violations and obtained insurance coverage and contractual indemnification for them. He also draws on a background representing design professionals and attorneys against malpractice claims.

Before joining private practice, Tom established himself as a trial attorney at the Manhattan District Attorney’s office under Robert M. Morgenthau, where he began his career as an assistant district attorney in the trial division. He has tried cases to verdict before juries and has successfully argued appeals before the Appellate Division and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  

Tom draws on his insurance coverage experience in every aspect of his practice, having represented insurers as plaintiffs and defendants in actions involving coverage disputes, priority of coverage, and the enforceability of policy exclusions.

Achievements

Selected to New York Metro Super Lawyers® (2011, 2013-2015)

 

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