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Peter J. Moschetti Jr. - Latham, NY

26 Century Hill DriveSuite 206 Latham, NY 12110

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Updated: 05/11/2021

Latham Personal Injury Lawyer

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Overview

Mr. Moschetti is a trial lawyer attorney and a founding member of the law firm of Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany. He is considered one of the top personal injury and criminal defense lawyers in Upstate New York. In over thirty-five years of practice he has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury cases and has achieved record-setting verdicts in a number of counties in the Capital District Region, including a verdict of more than 15.8 million dollars...

About Peter J. Moschetti Jr.

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Founding member
  • New York State Gaming Commission, appointed by Governor Andrew Cuomo, 2014-Present

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability/Slip and Fall
  • Construction Injuries
  • Complex Product Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Criminal Defense
  • Government Investigations

Representative Cases

  • $15.8 million verdict on behalf of a college student injured on campus in a premises liability case.
  • $4.6 million verdict in a product liability case for a man badly injured while working on machinery
  • $3.6 million verdict in assault case.
  • $2.3 million verdict in a motor vehicle-truck accident.
  • $1.8 million verdict in a construction accident involving a fall from scaffolding.
  • $1.5 million verdict for the wrongful death of a student during a hazing incident.
  • $1.475 million verdict in a two-car accident resulting in catastrophic injury to the client.
  • $4.2 million settlement in a malpractice case involving the failure to diagnose a spinal fracture.
  • $3 million settlement in a construction accident involving a fall from a ladder.
  • $2.6 million settlement in a medical malpractice wrongful death action.
  • $1.9 million settlement in a boating accident case.
  • $1.5 million settlement of a wrongful death and personal injury automobile accident case.
  • $1.3 million settlement in a failure to diagnose cervical cancer case.
  • $1.2 million wrongful death settlement of a medical malpractice case involving a failed laparoscopic procedure.
  • $850,000 settlement in a construction accident involving a fall from a roof.

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • New York State Bar Association (Member)
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member)
  • New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member)
  • American Trial Lawyers Association (Member)

Classes and Seminars

  • Frequent Lecturer, New York State Bar Association
  • Lecturer, Trial Practice and Procedure, Albany Law School

Past Positions

  • New York State Temporary Commission on Lobbying, appointed by Governor George Pataki, Commissioner, 2004 - 2005
  • Nassau County District Attorney’s Office, Prosecutor, 1984 - 1987

Education

  • Albany Law School of Union University, Albany, New York, 1984
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: cum laude
  • University of New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut
    1981
    Honors: summa cum laude

Fees

Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards

Office Information

Address

26 Century Hill DriveSuite 206 Latham, NY 12110

Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Peter J. Moschetti Jr.

Included on the 2022 Upstate New York list


Past Lists

  • 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 New York Super Lawyers Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Peter J. Moschetti Jr. on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • AV Preeminent rated, Martindale-Hubbell, since 2000
  • Best Lawyers in New York State, Super Lawyers magazine, since 2007
  • Top 25 lawyers in the Hudson Valley area, since 2007
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100
  • Best Lawyers of America, Lifetime Member

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