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David S. Pallai

With over twenty years of extensive trial and litigation experience in State Supreme Court and Federal District Court, Mr. Dave S. Pallai is a leading attorney in his field. A graduate of St. John’s University, Mr. Pallai received his Bachelor of Science Degree in 1980 and was awarded his Juris Doctor Degree at St. John University’s School of Law in 1985. He was later admitted to the New Jersey and New York Bar, as well as the U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York and U.S. District Court Southern District of New York.

Mr. Pallai's experience includes defending complex litigation cases with catastrophic exposure including wrongful death, quadriplegia and infant brain damage and birth defects. Mr. Pallai has developed a tremendous skill set throughout his career, specifically, trials and litigation in medical, hospital, dental and nursing home malpractice, school and municipal law, product liability, labor law, construction, automobile and premises liability, insurance coverage issues, uninsured, underinsurance and no-fault arbitration, municipal employee liability, Dram Shop Act, and general liability cases.

During his career, Dave has also litigated hundreds of motions and appeals in the Courts throughout New York State, and the New York State and Federal Appeals Courts.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • New York State Bar Association, 1985 – Present, Member

  • Nassau/Suffolk Trial Lawyers, 1985 – Present, Member


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