Firm Overview

New York Civil Litigation Firm

Geringer, McNamara & Horowitz LLP is a highly-regarded New York City boutique civil litigation and business transaction law firm. Our lawyers represent insurance companies and persons injured as a result of accidents and professional malpractice, self-insured businesses, high-technology firms, small closely held companies, medium-sized businesses and Fortune 100 corporations.

Our firm has a diversified practice that includes commercial litigation, commercial leasing and real estate, insurance defense, products liability defense, representing individuals killed and injured in accidents or as a result of medical malpractice, as well as individuals and companies harmed as a result of legal, accounting, and other forms of professional negligence.. We are especially well known for our defense of product liability claims against escalator and elevator companies such as Otis Elevator Company and ThyssenKrupp Elevator.

We offer personal attention and prompt service from experienced attorneys. From day one, our clients know that their legal matter will be handled efficiently by lawyers who have a track record of exceptional results. We offer reasonable fees and alternative fee arrangements.


Representing Business Clients Since 1958

Geringer, McNamara & Horowitz LLP was founded on January 1, 1958, under the name Lian, Lodato & Geringer. Mr. Lodato left the firm in 1962 and the name of the firm was changed to Lian & Geringer.

In 1986, James C. Dolan became a partner and the firm became Lian, Geringer & Dolan. When Albert W. Lian retired from the firm in January, 1990, the firm became Geringer & Dolan.

In November 4, 1999, the firm became a limited liability partnership under the name Geringer & Dolan LLP. James C. Dolan retired in October, 2001. Presently, the partners in the firm are Harold I. Geringer, John A. McCarthy and John T. McNamara.

Sadly, in 2016, founding partner Harold I Geringer passed away. He will be missed.

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For more information or to schedule an attorney consultation, call 212-682-7050 or fill out the contact form on this Web site. Your initial consultation with an attorney at Geringer, McNamara & Horowitz is without cost.We serve clients in New York and New Jersey.