Firm Overview


New York Civil Litigation Boutique

McNamara & Horowitz LLP is a highly-regarded New York City boutique civil litigation and business transaction law firm.

Our lawyers represent insurance companies and corporations, self-insured businesses, high-technology firms, small closely held companies, medium-sized businesses and Fortune 100 corporations. 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.

The firm’s plaintiff’s personal injury practice represents individuals killed and injured in construction, automobile, slip and fall, and all other accident scenarios. We also represent individuals injured or killed as a result of medical malpractice, and those suffering economic harm as a result of other forms of professional negligence, including legal and accounting malpractice.

We offer personal attention and prompt service from experienced attorneys. From our initial consultation through the completion of their legal matter, our clients know that their legal matter will be handled quickly and efficiently by lawyers with a track record of exceptional results. We represent clients based on a traditional hourly basis, alternative fee arrangements, and, where appropriate, on a contingency basis.

Firm History

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 1990, the firm became Geringer & Dolan, and in 1999 became a limited liability partnership under the name Geringer & Dolan LLP. James C. Dolan retired in 2001, and founding partner Harold I. Geringer passed away in 2016. The firm continues more than six decades later under the leadership of partners David Paul Horowitz and John T. McNamara.

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For more information or to schedule an attorney consultation, call 212-682-7050, email david.horowitz@mcnamarahorowitz.com, or fill out our client contact form. Rest assured, you initial consultation with an attorney at McNamara & Horowitz is always without cost.