Top Attorney – Thomas P. Gorton
Garden City, NY/WW Press/October 2, 2017– Thomas P. Gorton, Partner & Attorney of Gorton & Gorton LLP was selected for inclusion in the Top Attorneys of North America 2017-18 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
The firm of Gorton & Gorton, LLP, is located in Mineola, NY, and engages in insurance defense litigation throughout the greater New York Metropolitan area. With more than fifty years of combined experience at both the trial and appellate levels, the partners of Gorton & Gorton, LLP, are dedicated to providing expert legal services within a cost efficient framework.
The attorneys at Gorton & Gorton, LLP, believe that continued communication between themselves and their principals is fundamental to effective defense litigation. Timely reporting ensures that what has occurred is never a mystery and detailed analysis ensures that what will occur is rarely a surprise. For that reason, every case is personally handled or reviewed by one of the partners from inception through disposition guaranteeing the firm’s clients an ongoing evaluation by an experienced, seasoned litigator.
While the firm’s partners boast an enviable trial and appellate record of success, the firm is also mindful that Alternate Dispute Resolution methods such as mediation and arbitration may, in certain circumstances, offer their clients effective case management tools, and the firm will not hesitate to recommend same when appropriate.
Thomas P. Gorton has been practicing law for well over 35 years in the areas of personal injury and insurance defense. He is admitted to practice law in the State of New York, as well as the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Prior to founding the firm, Thomas was a partner in a major insurance defense firm in Manhattan. He is a 1980 graduate of St. John’s Law School, where he was a member of the Moot Court, Executive Director of the Criminal Law Institute and recipient of the Corpus Juris Secundum Award for Significant Legal Scholarship. A member of the American Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Nassau County Bar Association, member of DANNY, and the Million Dollar Advocate Forum. Thomas frequently addresses members of the insurance industry on timely topics of interest.
Mr. Gorton secret to success has been perseverance. He resides in Long Beach, New York with his wife, Wendie, and son, Charlie.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.