Marc Adam Sherman

Marc Adam Sherman

Appellate Practice
  • Appeals & Appellate, Construction Law, Insurance Claims...
  • Connecticut, New Jersey, New York
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Marc A. Sherman is a senior associate in the firm’s New York City office where his practice focuses on construction and general liability litigation and appeals. Mr. Sherman represents property owners, developers and contractors in personal injury actions brought under New York’s Labor Law. He is experienced in defending clients in property damage, construction defect and general liability claims, and he defends architects and engineers in professional liability actions. In these and other matters, Mr. Sherman advises clients and insurance companies with regard to insurance coverage and indemnity issues. He also counsels clients in contracts, risk mitigation, employment and other business matters.

Mr. Sherman is a highly experienced appellate advocate. As a prosecutor in the Bronx District Attorney’s Appellate Bureau, he briefed and argued scores of appeals, motions and petitions in the New York appellate courts. These include a landmark case in the Court of Appeals, which resulted in a statewide modification of sentencing procedures for drug offenders, and numerous habeas corpus matters in the federal district court and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

In the private sector, Mr. Sherman regularly handles civil appeals and dispositive trial court motions in New York, Connecticut and the federal courts. For example, in the Appellate Division, Second Department, he won a favorable decision for an engineering firm in a case involving a complex issue of civil procedure. He has also successfully defeated plaintiffs’ appeals in cases involving construction-related accidents and contract disputes. In the trial courts, he has won summary judgment motions in cases involving premises liability and construction-related personal injury actions.

Mr. Sherman also serves as an Arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, resolving disputes between financial services providers, their employees and investors.

Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Insurance Defense
  • International Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Connecticut
New Jersey
New York
2nd Circuit
Languages
  • Hebrew: Spoken, Written
Education
Seton Hall University School of Law
J.D.
Awards
Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY
Thomson Reuters
Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY
Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY
Thomson Reuters
Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY
Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY
Thomson Reuters
Top Rated Construction Litigation Attorney in New York, NY
Professional Associations
United States District Court - Southern District of New York
Admitted
Current
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Admitted
Current
New York State Bar # 4540811
Member
- Current
Connecticut Bar Association
Member
- Current
New York County Lawyers' Association
Pro bono arbitrator for Joint Committee on Fee Disputes
- Current
Publications
Certifications
Court Appointed Fiduciary
State of New York Unified Court System
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Website
Contact & Map
McManus Ateshoglou Aiello & Apostolakos, PLLC
48 Wall Street
25th Floor
New York, NY 10005
USA
Toll-Free: (212) 425-3100