News & Press

International Women’s Day & Women in Law

International Women’s Day is celebrated around the world every March 8, to honor the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. International Women’s Day took root in the 1900s and continues to inspire people to celebrate the achievements of women in history and advocate for greater gender parity. Barry McTiernan & Moore is committed […]

Firm Wins Summary Judgment In Difficult Jurisdiction

The New York City Asbestos Litigation is considered one of the toughest jurisdictions for defendants to litigate asbestos cases.  Rarely are motions for summary judgment successful.  A defendant must first establish its entitlement to summary judgment before the burden shifts to plaintiff.  In most cases, the supervising Judge Manuel Mendez has denied motions for summary […]

Partner Announcement

Barry McTiernan & Moore LLC is pleased to announce that it has promoted to the firm partnership associate Patrick W. Kenny. As the practice of law becomes increasingly competitive, our newest partner has demonstrated that he has the legal skills, client focus, and business acumen necessary to succeed as a partner at Barry McTiernan & […]

Partner Alex R. Malino Named Certified Litigation Management Professional by the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Alex R. Malino, a partner of Barry McTiernan & Moore LLC, Manhattan office, has successfully completed the extensive requirements of the Litigation Management Institute and has been awarded the prestigious designation of Certified Litigation Management Professional (CLMP) by the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM). This Institute, hosted at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, […]

Suzanne M. Halbardier To Speak At Perrin Conferences’ 2018 “Cutting-Edge Issues In Asbestos Litigation Conference”

Barry McTiernan & Moore’s co-managing partner Suzanne M. Halbardier will be a featured speaker at Perrin Conferences’ Cutting-Edge Issues in Asbestos Litigation Conference. Over her 35 years of toxic-tort litigation on behalf of many different companies, including manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, contractors and property owners, Ms. Halbardier has participated in over 100 asbestos health trials in […]

Adverse Decision Reversed

The firm is proud to announce that an adverse decision on a motion for summary judgment in a declaratory judgment action under index number 12671/2010 in Supreme Court, Kings County, that was on appeal was reversed by the Appellate Division, Second Department, finding that the subcontractor’s insurance carrier owed contractual indemnification and defense costs to […]

2017 New York Super Lawyers

The firm is proud to announce that Paul McTiernan and Suzanne Halbardier have once again both been selected for inclusion to 2017 New York Super Lawyers – Metro Edition. The firm is also proud to announce that Associate Anna Hadjitheodosiou was selected as a 2017 Super Lawyer Rising Star for the New York metro area, […]

Defense Verdict Alert!

We are pleased to announce that the firm has obtained a defense verdict in an asbestos case tried in New York City, a very difficult jurisdiction for defendants. Charles Zammit claimed he was exposed to asbestos and alleged his lung cancer and asbestosis were wrongfully caused by asbestos. The jury concluded that his cancer was […]

Suzanne Halbardier To Speak At Perrin Conferences’ 2013 Litigation Asbestos Cases In Today’s Environment Conference

Barry, McTiernan & Moore, LLC is proud to announce that Managing Partner, Suzanne M. Halbardier, Esq., will be speaking at the 2013 Asbestos Cases in Today’s Environment Conference hosted by Perrin Conferences. Ms. Halbardier’s speech will take place on Thursday, December 12, 2013 at The Princeton Club of New York. Ms. Halbardier will be discussing […]

2012 Defense Verdicts

Supreme Court, New York County — Roberto Lopez v City of New York Summary Judgment September 2012 — Partner Edwin Lambert prevailed on summary judgment motion practice on behalf of the firm’s client, Galb Realty Associates LLC, by decision of the Honorable Michael D. Stallman (Supreme New York, Index # 114910/09 – September 21, 2012) […]

2011 Defense Verdicts

Supreme Court, Kings County — Dora Brisk v. Eichler’s Inc. et al September 14, 2011 — A Kings County jury returned a verdict for the defense on liability as against plaintiff, a 42 year old woman who claimed that, on February 3, 2009, around midday, while carrying her grandchild in her arms when walking on […]

Partner Jim Burbage Presents CLE at the Mt. Vernon Bar Association

Barry, McTiernan & Moore partner Jim Burbage presented a CLE program to the Mt. Vernon Bar Association, on June 23rd, 2011. The topic was “How To Protect Your Client From the Labor Law” and was geared toward attorneys that represent small property owners and developers in Southern Westchester. One significant topic addressed certain carrier’s policies […]

2010 Defense Verdicts

Supreme Court, County of Kings — Rotondi v. NY Presbyterian Hospital On March 23, 2010, a King’s County jury returned a defendants’ verdict in a medical malpractice action, in favor of the cardiac surgeon and cardiologist who attended plaintiff, an 82-year old man with a history of heart problems. Plaintiff’s claims included a lack of […]