Mr. Taffany is a founding member of Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, PLLC.
Throughout his entire career, he has zealously represented clients who have suffered personal injury. He handles all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including complex medical malpractice, product liability and labor law. Over the years, he has obtained numerous verdicts and settlements in excess of $1,000,000.00.
Mr. Taffany is also involved in the defense of individuals charged with criminal offenses. He has obtained numerous acquittals representing clients who have been charged with felonies or misdemeanors. He handles cases in federal and county courts, as well as local criminal courts.
He has for many years been a mediator in federal court for its Alternative Dispute Resolution Program.
Areas Of Practice
Complex Medical Malpractice
New York, 1985
U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1985
U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 1988
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
Albany Law School Union University, Albany, New York
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 00/1984
State University of New York at Albany
Honors: With Honors
Honors and Awards
AV Preeminent Rated, Martindale-Hubbell
The Best Lawyers in America, 2015-Present
Named a “Super Lawyer”, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2010-Present
The National Trial Lawyers-Top 100 Civil, Plaintiff
Professional Associations and Memberships
American Association for Justice
New York State Bar Association, Member
New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
American Trial Lawyers Association, Member
Mediator in Federal Court, Alternative Dispute Resolution program