We focus our practice on the defense of corporate and professional clients, as well as insurers in high exposure and complex litigation matters. We cater to Fortune 500 companies, religious and health care institutions, as well as closely owned family businesses. Our professional clients include medical professionals, attorneys, insurance agents and brokers and officers and directors. The cases we handle usually involve significant personal injury, employment discrimination and civil rights claims, and medical malpractice and related healthcare litigation. We also provide counseling and representation to the insurance industry, and licensing and disciplinary representation to the professions.
CG&P is pleased to announce that four of its Partners have been named to the Super Lawyers list and one Partner and one Associate have been named to the Rising Stars list for the New York Metropolitan area in 2018.
CG&P has secured the appellate dismissal of a contentious legal malpractice action asserted against its clients following the conclusion of a matrimonial proceeding. After the trial resulted in a judgment of divorce in the underlying action, plaintiff commenced a lawsuit against CG&P’s clients asserting, among other things, that CG&P’s clients committed legal malpractice in failing to introduce sufficient evidence of plaintiff’s former spouse’s dissipation of martial assets and of his egregious conduct during the marriage.
CG&P obtained summary judgment in favor of its client, a Church volunteer driving a Church van, who was injured when another vehicle rear-ended the van. The rear-ending driver asserted a counterclaim against CG&P’s client for contribution.