Current News

Jeffrey Hurd, Esq. ~ President Federal Court Bar Assoc.

Partner Jeffrey Hurd has been named President of the Federal Court Bar Association for the Northern District of New York for 2015. Congratulations Jeff!

Current Case Law

Seeking The Disclosure of Social Media – Part 2

The abundance of information accessible on social media websites has dramatically changed the way personal injury litigators investigate and try cases. Social media content plays a critical role during discovery and at trial. Therefore, litigators need to demand that any … Continue reading

Firm Success Stories

BSMH successfully defends Albany Medical Center

BSMH successfully defends 22 New Scotland Ave, LLC and Albany Medical Center from a personal injury lawsuit. In the case, the plaintiff had alleged that she slipped and fell on a handicap accessible exterior ramp leading to and from the … 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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