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Adam H. Cooper and Mackenzie C. Monaco Speak on Medical Malpractice at NYSBA Seminar

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Adam H. Cooper and Mackenzie C. Monaco were featured speakers at the New York State Bar Association seminar “Medical Malpractice Litigation 2016.”  The seminar was held on April 14, 2016 in Albany, New York and was sponsored by three sections of the New York State Bar Association: Trial Lawyers Section; Torts, Insurance and Compensation Section; and Committee on Continuing Legal Education Section.

The program provided an overview of key issues in medical malpractice litigation through a combination of lectures and practical demonstrations, including the relevant standard of care, preparing your case, how to avoid common pitfalls, and how to examine expert witnesses. Mr. Cooper was the Local Chair of the program and spoke on issues related to depositions, while Ms. Monaco addressed issues related to discovery in medical malpractice claims.

Adam H. Cooper is a litigation attorney who represents healthcare professionals, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, as well as pharmacies, commercial retailers, industrial manufacturers, food producers and processors in claims related to medical malpractice, product liability, food law and liability, professional liability, and personal and premises liability. He is a Martindale-Hubbell AV™ Preeminent rated attorney and a named SuperLawyer®. He is past-president of the Defense Research Institute of Northeastern, New York, past-president of the Federation of Bar Associations for the Fourth Judicial District, and co-chair of Leadership Tech Valley.  He can be reached at acooper@carterconboy.com and 518.465.3484.

Mackenzie C. Monaco is a litigation attorney who represents healthcare professionals and facilities, individuals, contractors, and commercial retailers in claims related to medical malpractice, professional liability, construction, environmental law, product liability, and personal and premises liability, as well as representing clients with trusts and estates matters. Ms. Monaco is a named SuperLawyer®. She is a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness for the Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department and is the President of the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association.  She can be reached at mmonaco@carterconboy.com and 518.465.3484.

Carter Conboy is a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ peer rated full-service law firm committed to providing the highest quality legal representation to its clients. Founded in 1920, Carter Conboy has offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs, New York, serving clients throughout New York, Massachusetts, New Jersey and New Hampshire. For additional information about the firm, visit www.carterconboy.com or contact the firm’s Director of Marketing, Stacy A. Smith, at 518-810-0516 or ssmith@carterconboy.com.