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Insurance Defense Practice Group

Since its inception in 1975, when the firm was known as Sutera, Siracuse & Sutera, we have provided quality legal services to insurers, TPAs and municipalities in a wide variety of claims, including:

  • automobile accident
  • premises
  • home care attendants and agencies
  • daycare agencies and providers
  • not for profit service providers
  • international and interstate trucking
  • product liability
  • construction site and labor law
  • professional liability, including medical, dental, and podiatric
  • civil indemnification of police officers
  • insurance coverage issues\

The firm handles cases in State and Federal Court, in all venues in New York State.

James R. Schermerhorn heads this group, and may be reached at 212-608-8840 or at