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Thomas Mortati is now a member of CLM.

Thomas J. Mortati, Esq. is now a member of the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM).  CLM is a non-partisan alliance comprised of thousands of insurance companies, corporations, Corporate Counsel, Litigation and Risk Managers, claims professionals and attorneys. Selected attorneys … Continue reading

BSMH welcomes Lia B. Mitchell, Esq. back to the firm!

The firm is pleased to announce the return of Associate Lia B. Mitchell, Esq. Lia is a 2005 graduate of Whittier Law School, in Costa Mesa, California.  She first worked with the firm from April of 2012 until September 2013, … Continue reading

Firm Success Stories

Another motion win for Associate Judith Aumand, Esq.

Plaintiff commenced an action against defendant for negligence in a rear-end motor vehicle accident. Through the course of discovery, it came to light that the plaintiff had stopped in traffic because a vehicle in front of him was backing up … Continue reading


Burke, Scolamiero, Mortati & Hurd, LLP is a mid-size law firm dedicated to serving the needs of our clients. We are privileged to have been rated by our colleagues with the prestigious Martindale Hubbell AV© rating recognizing us as one of the preeminent law firms in the Albany, New York area.

Our practice focuses primarily on litigation with particular emphasis on medical and professional malpractice, criminal law, construction defense, products liability, municipal/governmental defense and complex tort cases of all types.

Our main office is located in New York’s Capital Region and the center of the Tech Valley corridor.  We have additional offices in Hudson, New York and Rome, New York. The geographic area we serve includes most of upstate New York.

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