Barry McTiernan & Moore, a leading insurance litigation firm in the Tri-State area is pleased to announce that Alex Malino has been named the firm’s new managing partner. This new role took effect on January 1, 2021.
Malino has practiced law since 2001 and spent his career at Barry McTiernan and Moore, serving in various leadership roles, building client engagement and growing the firm’s roster of business.
With his long-term dedication to the firm, Malino had a goal to move the firm in the direction of a metric based approach to litigation and has spent the last year defining a strategic vision to best serve the organization’s future in new ways. The adoption of the plan will put BMM on a path to effectively mentor young talent, better serve clients and increase efficiencies and overall profitability.
After having the privilege in working with and learning from Suzanne Halbardier throughout his career, Malino and Halbardier will now be the key leaders in the company. “I’m thrilled to partner with Alex as we move forward in 2021. With such a great firm history we are excited to build off that strong foundation and execute our goals to help grow the firm in the years to come,” said Halbardier.
Malino is a skilled litigator in all areas of personal injury litigation, product liability, construction defect, and toxic tort litigation. He has developed his practice with a focus on defending New York State Labor Law claims, including complex indemnity and insurance issues often associated with these cases. He is graduate of William Paterson University and New York Law School. He is also a Certified Litigation Management Professional after completing the Litigation Management Institute hosted at Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
He regularly advises and speaks to personal corporate clients on various topics, such as New York Labor Law, federal preemption, indemnity and insurance coverage issues. He has also spoken at various conferences including being selected to speak at the upcoming Annual National Conference of the Claims & Litigation Management Alliance being held in Atlanta, Georgia.
As managing partner, Malino will continue to serve and oversee the day-to-day management across the Barry McTiernan and Moore collective.