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Practice Areas


  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 90%
    20 years
  2. general liability: 10%
    20 years

Attorney Endorsements

1 total 

  • William Thomas Mccaffery

    I endorse this lawyer. I worked with Matt for several years and I have known him for more than 14 years. He is a smart, hard working, and experienced attorney. He knows his stuff. Excellent attorney!


    William Mccaffery Ethics & Professional Responsibility Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Catalano Gallardo & Petropoulos, LLP

100 Jericho Quadrangle, Suite 214
Jericho, NY, 11753-2702


NYCurrently registered 199303/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super Lawyers - New York MetroThomson Reuters2014
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super Lawyers - New York MetroThomson Reuters2013
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super Lawyers New York MetroThomson Reuters2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Theodore Roosevelt American Inn of CourtMaster2011 - Present
Nassau County Bar AssociationEthics Committee2011 - Present
New York State Bar Association Law Practice Management CommitteeMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Nassau County Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Specialized Industrial Services Corp. v. Carter, 99 A.D.3d 692 (2d Dept. 2012)Dismissal
Breytman v. Schechter, 101 A.D.3d 783 (2d Dept. 2012)Dismissal
Engler v. Kalmanowitz, 60 A.D.3d 540 (1st Dept. 2009)Dismissal
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Publication NameTitleDate
New York State Bar JournalFollow the Money - Escrow Accounts and The Dangers of Excessive Delegation and Deference2015
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St John's University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1992
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Nuts and Bolts of GrievancesEthics and Professional Responsibility2015
Legal Malpractice 2015Legal Malpractice2015
Risk Management 2014Legal Malpractice Defense/Risk Management2014
Professional Liability and Grievances: Avoiding the Road from the Closing Table to the Grievance CommitteeEthics and Professional Liability2014
Risk Management for LawyersLegal Malpractice Defense/Risk Management2013
Legal Malpractice - Insuring, Avoiding and Defending Yourself Against ItLegal Malpractice Defense2013
The Ethics of ReferralsEthics/Professional Liability2012
Legal Malpractice AvoidanceLegal Malpractice Defense2011