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Capital District Trial Lawyers Association Honor John T. Maloney


Carter Conboy ( is pleased to announce that John T. Maloney will be honored by the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association (CDTLA) as recipient of the prestigious Daniel Mahoney Memorial Award at its annual gala event on June 11, 2015 in Albany. The award is presented annually in memory of the founder of the CDTLA, Daniel Mahoney, to an attorney who demonstrates outstanding commitment and services to his clients, the bar, and the legal profession. The Daniel Mahoney Memorial Award was presented to John Maloney’s partner, James M. Conboy, in 2003.

We would also like to congratulate the Hon. Thomas J. McNamara who will be presented with the Honorable Edward S. Conway Judicial Excellence Award, which is presented annually to a member of the judiciary to commemorate Judge Conway’s integrity, dedication to the fair administration of justice, and respectful treatment of those who appeared before him.

John Maloney is a Director and Shareholder at Carter Conboy, where he has represented his clients for over 40 years. He concentrates his legal practice on the defense and trial of medical and professional malpractice claims, product liability, and commercial litigation in State and Federal Courts throughout upstate New York. He also regularly represents physicians and other professionals before State administrative agencies and licensing boards including the State of New York Department of Health Office of Professional Misconduct (OPMC).

Mr. Maloney has been consistently recognized as a preeminent attorney by his peers. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers, one of the premier legal associations in America. Fellowship in the College is extended by invitation only to those trial lawyers who have mastered the art of trial advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality. Members in the College cannot exceed one percent of the total lawyer population of any state or province. He also serves on the College’s Upstate and National Trial Competition Committee. He is also a Fellow of the American Bar Association.

In addition, Mr. Maloney is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent™ rated attorney; was named the 2014 “Lawyer of the Year” by Best Lawyers in America® in the category of product liability defense; has been named a “Best “Lawyer” annually since 2009 in the areas of medical malpractice defense, product liability defense, and professional malpractice defense; and has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer” by Super Lawyers® magazine since 2008.

The Capital District Trial Lawyers Association was formed in 1972 by Daniel Mahoney as a medium for trial attorneys, both plaintiff and defense, to educate, innovate and invigorate their trial skills.

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 or contact the firm’s Director of Marketing, Stacy A. Smith, at 518-810-0516 or