The attorneys of Hacker Murphy, LLP, are known across the Capital District, Upstate New York and statewide as formidable trial lawyers. From our law office in Albany, we handle a diverse range of litigated matters in state and federal courts, from commercial litigation, to personal injury, real property valuation and tax abatement contract disputes.
Founding partner James E. Hacker Esq. was named a Best Lawyer in America for 2009 and 2010 in the area of commercial litigation. He was also listed as a New York Super Lawyer* from 2006 to 2009. He has earned an AV-rating,** the highest designation under Martindale-Hubbell's peer review rating system. He is a past president of the Capital District Trial Lawyers and is a member of the National Order of the Barristers.
Mark R. Sonders Esq., who is of counsel to the firm, was listed as a New York Super Lawyer in 2009 and has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has earned an AV-rating, the highest designation under Martindale-Hubbell's peer review rating system.
David R. Murphy Esq. and John F. Harwick Esq. were both listed as Super Lawyers in 2011. Our lawyers have served the Capital District and Upstate New York since 1990, with personalized attention and distinguished results that have earned us the respect of the legal community and the loyalty of our clients. In the area of personal injury law, we have secured numerous multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for our clients.
Hacker Murphy, LLP, accepts referrals from attorneys in New York state, other states and Canada. Our attorneys are recommended insurance lawyers by A.M. Best. We often represent out-of-state clients in New York litigation.
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* Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
** AV and AV Preeminent are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.