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Jeffrey K. Anderson, Mediator & Arbitrator, Latham, New York.

Jeffrey K. Anderson

Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, PLLC
26 Century Hill Drive
Suite 206
Latham, NY 12110
Tel: (518) 785-4900
Cell: (518)331-0492
Website: www.amtinjurylaw.com
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Recognized to New York Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Early Neutral Evaluation, Med-Arb
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  • Practice Commenced: 2008
  • Total Mediations (as of Jul 2021): 750
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Jul 2021): 100
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Biographical

Mr. Anderson is managing partner in the law firm of Anderson, Moschetti and Taffany, PLLC. For the past 38 years, he has represented clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases arising from auto accidents, defective products, medical negligence, construction site accidents and unsafe premises. He has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients. He has been consistently voted one of the top attorneys in Upstate NewYork in Super Lawyers, and for more than a decade has been rated AV Preeminent by Martindale- Hubbell, most recently in 2020. He has been recognized by his peers annually since 2016 for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of products liability, personal injury and medical malpractice. Mr. Anderson is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts in New York

Since 2008, Mr. Anderson has mediated and arbitrated more than 800 cases, ranging in value from $50,000 to 6 million dollars; and in complexity from the simple “slip and fall” claim to complicated multi-party products liability, construction accident, medical negligence and commercial cases. He is a member of the Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association, serving as Third District Section Liaison, Liaison to the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section and Trial Lawyers Section; and is a member of the Mediation Committee. He also serves on the ADR in the Courts Committee, which is working to assist the Office of Court Administration in the implementation of New York’s presumptive ADR initiative. In June of 2021 he will become Vice Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section.

Mr. Anderson completed mediation training at the Harvard Negotiation Institute of Harvard Law School in 2010. In 2014 he was trained in commercial mediation at Fordham Law School, sponsored by the New York State Bar Association. In 2018 he  completed advanced mediation training through the American Bar Association’s Section of Dispute Resolution. He has been an Adjunct Professor at Albany Law School since 2016, where he teaches Alternative Dispute Resolution to second and third year law students. Mr. Anderson also lectures on mediation and arbitration to lawyers at continuing legal education programs, including those sponsored by the New York State Bar Association, Albany County Bar Association and the National Business Institute. In October of 2020 he chaired a program sponsored by the New York State Bar Association entitled: ADR for the Tort Litigator: What is it? Which to Choose and How to Prepare.  Additionally, Mr. Anderson's article entitled Alternative Dispute Resolution and the Personal Injury Attorney: Coming of Age, was published in the October 2020 edition of the Albany County Bar Association newsletter and in November of 2020 he was a panel member in a CLE program on mediation practice sponsored by that association.

 

 

 

 


Case Experience

  • Automotive
  • Banking & Finance
  • Construction
  • Contract Disputes
  • Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Family Businesses
  • Industrial
  • Insurance
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Medical Devices
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Homes
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Police
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Fees
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Railroad & Trucking
  • Religious Institutions
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Torts
  • Wrongful Death

Education

  • Albany Law School of Union University, Albany, New York
    • Juris Doctor - 1981
  • Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts
    • Program on Negotiation-completed intensive training in mediation and arbitration in 2010
  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York
    • Commercial mediation training - 2014
  • Colgate University, Hamilton, New York
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1978
    • Honors: Cum Laude

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • Capital District Trial Lawyers Association, President, 1998 to 1999
  • Capital District Trial Lawyers Association
  • Albany County Bar Association
  • Rensselaer County Bar Association
  • Saratoga County Bar Association
  • National Association of Distingushed Neutrals

Rates Information

MEDIATION: $475 for review of material and mediation time.

ARBITRATION: $500 for review of material and arbitration time.

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