Timothy J. Staines
Tim Staines represents clients in complex, multiparty litigation in state and federal courts. Before joining the firm, he was a partner in the Manhattan office of a prominent litigation firm. He gained trial experience early in his career as an Assistant Corporation Counsel in the Special Litigation Unit of the New York City Law Department. He has handled diverse matters including class actions, products liability claims concentrating on consumer appliances and electrical equipment, construction defects, property damage, construction accidents and New York Labor Law §§ 240 and 241, toxic exposure concentrating on lead paint and industrial accidents, wrongful death, municipal liability, Jones Act maritime claims, and employment law.
Mr. Staines is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York and to the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is a member of the Federal Bar Association. Mr. Staines received a bachelor’s degree in Finance from Georgetown University and a J.D. from Fordham University. He has been selected as a New York Super Lawyer since 2014.