A practicing attorney for more than 30 years, Ed is a well-known courtroom litigator, regularly trying multi-million dollar cases. Ed represents doctors and hospitals, defending claims of medical malpractice. He also represents municipalities and school districts on civil rights and zoning claims and claims of general municipal negligence.
He has represented counties, hospitals and businesses in environmental hazards litigation, lead exposure, Legionnaire’s Disease, and other environmental contaminations. Ed also represents small to medium-sized businesses in litigation matters regarding contract disputes, non-compete agreements, failures of performance, unfair competition claims, and other business matters. Where appropriate, Ed utilizes avenues of alternative dispute resolution and has a reputation as a skillful negotiator for his clients. Ed is well known for being prepared, exacting, and detail oriented.
A member of the Maynard team since 1990, Ed became a partner in 1997. He is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Ed has been designated as a 2021 “top rated lawyer” by Martindale Hubbell through peer reviews by fellow attorneys.