Current News

New Year Brings New Staff To The Firm

We are growing again!  BSMH is pleased to announce the following new personnel who have joined our team this January. Jessica L. Darrow, Esq. is a 1994 graduate from Northwestern University School of Law and joins us with a great deal of knowledge with insurance … Continue reading


You may not have that additional insured coverage you thought you had! In a potentially landmark decision that could send shivers through construction projects throughout the State of New York, the Appellate Division First Department recently ruled in a declaratory … Continue reading

Firm Success Stories

Partner Tom Mortati featured on special two hour “Dateline NBC” episode!

Tom Mortati was prominently featured in a special two hour “Dateline NBC” episode “The Accused” that aired in September 2016 and again in February 2017 highlighting his work defending a police agency in a federal civil rights case.  Mr. Mortati’s … 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 / professional malpractice, 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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