Scott F. Odierno
Scott F. Odierno was born in Bronx, New York, in 1967, and moved to Long
Island in 1973. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Medieval and Renaissance
History from Brown University in 1989. At Brown, Scott was captain of
the Baseball team and a First Team All-Ivy catcher. Scott joined The Odierno
Law Firm, P.C. upon graduating from New York Law School in 1992. His practice
is concentrated in two fields: Personal Injury and No-Fault litigation.
He is admitted to practice in Federal Court in both the Eastern and Southern
Districts of New York in addition to all New York State Courts.
Scott is a partner in The Odierno Law Firm, P.C. and his practice includes
all manner of personal injury representation, from intake to trial. He
has successfully resolved or tried cases in every major area of personal
injury practice, including motor vehicle and
truck accidents, labor law and
scaffolding injuries, premises falls and lack of security cases. Scott oversees all motion
and appellate practice in the personal injury department. In 2003 Scott
engineered the firm's no-fault litigation department, which has successfully
represented over a thousand medical providers in obtaining no-fault benefits
prematurely denied by insurance companies.
Joseph J. Odierno
Joseph J. Odierno is the founding partner of The Odierno Law Firm, P.C.
He was born in Bronx, New York in 1941 and has lived in Long Island since
1973. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Business from Villanova University
in 1962, and graduated from New York Law School in 1965. Joseph is admitted
to practice in all the Courts of New York State.
personal injury law in Manhattan and Queens for over thirteen years, Joseph established
the Melville, Long Island office of Capell, Vishnick and Odierno in 1978.
He practiced with that firm until 1990, when he founded The Odierno Law
Firm, P.C. His practice is concentrated in personal injury, real estate,
and wills and estates.
In more than forty years in personal injury practice, Joseph has successfully
resolved or tried thousands of matters in all areas of personal injury
law. Currently, Joseph is the managing partner, and oversees all aspects
of personal injury cases from inception to resolution or trial.
Lee J. Odierno
Lee J. Odierno was born in Melville, Long Island in 1977. He obtained a
Bachelor Arts Degree in Military History from the University of Maryland,
College Park in 2000. In 2003, Lee graduated from New York Law School
and was subsequently admitted to practice in the State of New York. After
admission, Lee joined The Odierno Law Firm, P.C.'s no-fault Litigation
Lee has conducted thousands of successful no-fault trials in all major
areas of no-fault litigation including post denial treatment, peer review
denials, coverage issues, partial payments, EUO denials and provider fraud.
He is the managing attorney in the no-fault department and is responsible
for all legal aspects of the no-fault department, from client acquisition
and retention to motion practice to trial strategy. Lee is also responsible
for allocating all resources and manpower within the department in furtherance
of the legal strategy.
Paul A. Bargellini
Paul A. Bargellini, was born in Florence, Italy in 1974. He obtained Bachelor
of Arts Degrees in both History and Italian from the University of Delaware
in 1998. In 2002, Paul graduated from Hofstra University Law School. Paul
worked for the Law Offices of Christopher Jeffrey, L.L.P. where he focused
on litigating subrogation claims. Subsequently, Paul worked as in-house
counsel for the Robert Plan, and then as staff counsel in the no-fault
litigation department of Travelers Insurance Company.
Paul joined The Odierno Law Firm, P.C.'s no-fault litigation department
in 2006, and since then has appeared in every civil court in the City
of New York and in every district court on Long Island. As lead trial
counsel in the no-fault department Paul has obtained plaintiff's verdicts
in thousands of trials as well as settled over five thousand cases during
his time with the firm.
Michael A. Spector
Michael A. Spector, was born Mineola, New York in 1977. He obtained a Bachelor
Arts Degree in Marine Affairs with minors in Economics and Chemistry from
the University of Miami in 1998. In 2003, Michael graduated from Hofstra
University Law School. Michael worked at Tell, Cheser & Breitbart
LLP as outside counsel for several insurance companies. Michael has also
worked in-house at The Robert Plan and as staff counsel, then trial counsel
in the no-fault litigation department of Travelers Insurance Company.
Michael joined the no-fault litigation department in 2007, and since then
has appeared in every civil court in the City of New York and in every
district court on Long Island. Michael’s outstanding success in
settling cases and ability to obtain Plaintiff verdicts has prompted him
in being lead counsel on all AAA arbitration and motion-calendar matter.
Russell D. Mauro
Russell D. Mauro was born in 1962, in Brooklyn New York. He obtained a
Bachelor of Arts degree in Pre-Med Studies from Long Island University
C.W. Post campus in 1984. In 1988, he graduated from Touro College, Jacob
D. Fuchsberg Law Center. Russell is admitted to practice in the State
of New York and then to Federal Court in the Eastern District of New York.
Russell worked as trial counsel for various firms concentrating in personal
injury matters, including motor vehicle accidents, tractor trailer accidents,
labor law and scaffolding cases, premises injuries and other complex litigation.
Russell has resolved or tried thousands of cases against private, corporate
and municipal defendants. He has also successfully argued cases before
the Appellate Division Second Department.
Russell is a mediator for the Nassau County Supreme Court Trial Assignment
Part and an active member of the Fraternal Order of Police where he was
Chief Legal Counsel for Memorial Lodge 100. He has also performed risk
management quality control reviews for numerous corporations.
Stephanie N. Voses Dean
Stephanie N. Voses Dean was born in New Hyde Park and graduated St. John's
University in 1995 earning a Bachelor of Science with Honors. She received
her paralegal degree with distinction from C.W. Post University in 1996
and her Juris Doctorate from St. Johns University School of Law in 1999.
At St. John's she was Vice President of the Hellenic Association.
She has been admitted to practice law in the State of New York since 2000.
Before joining The Odierno Law Firm, P.C., Ms. Dean worked as a personal
injury associate at The Sanders Firm located in Mineola. Ms. Dean handles
a wide variety of general negligence cases from inception up through trial.
She has successfully handled hundreds of personal injuries cases over
her career. Ms. Dean is an active member of the Nassau-Suffolk Trial Lawyers
Kevin T. Griffiths
Kevin T. Griffiths was born on Long Island in 1985. He earned his Bachelor
of Science degree from Nyack College in 2007. Kevin earned his Juris Doctorate
from Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center in 2010 and was admitted
to the New York State Bar in February of 2011. He is a member of the New
York State Bar Association.
Prior to joining The Odierno Law Firm, P.C., Kevin worked as a litigation
associate representing insurance carriers at all stages of no-fault litigation
and in arbitration, and most recently as a litigator handling matrimonial
and family law matters. At The Odierno Law Firm, P.C. Kevin works in the
no-fault department handling motions, trials and arbitrations.
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