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With a reputation for serving victims of accidents, wrongdoing, and negligence throughout the tri-county area, Theodoros Basdekis has focused on personal injury claims since 1996. His experience and legal knowledge has been recognized in a number of reported cases and through his awards, accolades, and memberships.


Languages spoken: English, Greek

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 40%
  2. Premises Liability: 20%
  3. Railroad Law: 20%
  4. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%



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  • Brenton Patrick Dadey

    Over the past two years, I have had the honor of working with Theo on a number of high profile personal injury cases. Theo provides all of his clients with top notch legal representation while treating each of them with dignity and respect. If you want a highly skilled attorney with experience obtaining multi-million dollar awards, I recommend Theo Basdekis.


    Brenton Dadey Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

Scarzafava & Basdekis

48 Dietz Street Suite C
Oneonta, NY, 13820


NYCurrently registered 199603/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2015
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top LawyerGlobal Directory of Who's Who2015
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2012
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2012
Lawyer of the YearDaily Star2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
InstructorSUNY Oneonta Mock Trial Team2015 - Present
AttorneyScarzafava & Basdekis1996 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Otsego County Bar AssociationDirector2015 - Present
6th Judicial District - Independent Judicial Qualification CommissionMember2004 - 2014
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Le Moyne CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1992
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Syracuse University College of Law Boot CampTrial Advocacy2015
Otsego County Bar Association Law DayLaw Day Speech2015
Syracuse University College of Law National Trial TeamTrial Advocacy2014