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Business Dispute or Litigation? Experience Counts.

Albany, New York, Business Litigation and Breach of Contract Attorney

When you are involved in a business dispute, it's your success on the line. For nearly two decades, the business litigation attorneys of Hacker & Murphy have been representing business owners throughout central New York in business disputes and litigation matters of all kinds. Our experience includes representing corporations as large as Verizon, Inc. and as small as a husband-wife partnership involved in a start-up business. We understand how important the details are in every business dispute.

Small disputes now can grow into disasters. Protect your rights early.

If you are sensing that a business argument has the potential to develop into a litigation matter, start protecting your rights now. Our firm has extensive experience finding the right resolution for business disputes, including negotiating skills, arbitration and mediation. We do not start out in an adversarial stance and we never forget that a cost-effective resolution is the best possible outcome for our clients. When a matter can't be resolved outside of court, you will have a tenacious advocate fighting to protect your rights.

We handle business litigation and dispute resolution cases involving:

  • Corporate fraud and embezzlement
  • Corporate shareholder and partnership disputes
  • Non-compete agreements,
  • Breach of confidentiality agreements
  • Breach of contract disputes, tort litigation
  • Insurance disputes
  • Collections, payment disputes
  • Corporate and professional liability
  • Eminent domain, commercial real estate tax litigation

Attorneys David R. Murphy and James E. Hacker have worked together as lead counsel representing corporate interests on commercial litigation involving multimillion dollar settlements and property disputes. Mr. Murphy has been an effective commercial litigation attorney in Albany for more than 30 years and has taught continuing legal education classes, as well as published articles for the legal press. Mr. Hacker has more than 20 years of commercial litigation experience and has been recognized as a preeminent trial attorney. He is a member of the National Order of Barristers and has served as president of the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association.

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  • James E. Hacker

    Jim has a reputation second to none in personal injury law. His record of verdicts and settlements is very impressive.

  • David R. Murphy

    David heads our commercial real estate and property tax law division. He has written extensively in the area of tax certiorari & more.

  • John F. Harwick

    Our business collection efforts are led by partner John Harwick. He has practiced in commercial litigation for more than 15 years. has extensive experience regarding real property executions, sheriff's sales and other collection-related topics.

  • Patrick L. Seely Jr.

    Patrick handles Property Tax Litigation and eminent domain and condemnation proceedings for land owners and municipal authorities alike.

  • Cathy L. Drobny

    Cathy works in Property Tax Litigation before Administration Boards of Assessment Review and the New York State Courts.

Location Albany, NY

Hacker Murphy, LLP
7 Airport Park Boulevard
Latham NY 12110

Phone: 518-213-3710
Toll Free: 866-919-9031
Fax: 518-783-8101
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Hacker Murphy, LLP
99 Pine Street, Suite 108
Albany NY 12207

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