About Us

Morris Duffy Alonso Faley & Pitcoff is one of the most established insurance defense firms in New York City, having been founded in 1952 by John E. Morris.  In its 70 year existence defending insurance cases, the firm has been involved in every conceivable kind of negligence case and tort claim.

MDAFP possesses the strengths of a large law firm — substantial legal resources, experienced attorneys, and a record of trial success — with the practical efficiencies of a boutique practice.

MDAFP regularly handles matters venued in all counties of New York and New Jersey.   We are, however, capable and comfortable in other jurisdictions and have represented our clients in matters in various states across the country.  In addition to our extensive practice in the state courts, a significant portion of our practice is based in federal courts.

A sample of the firm's clients include: Allied World, American Claims, Andover, Arch, Aspen, Athens, Atlantic Casualty, AXIS, Berkley Luxury, Berkley Public Entity, The Benjamin Companies, Brit Global Specialty, Brownstone Agency, Brownyard Claims, Claims Service Bureau, Colony Specialty, Conifer Holdings, Consolidated Edison, Endurance, Enstar, F & L Claims, Fireman's Fund, Gallagher Bassett, GEICO, Glatfelter, Greenwich, Houston International, HUB International, James River, KB, Markel Claims, MTA Bus, Medical Liability Mutual, Network Adjusters, North American Risk, Northland, Philadelphia, Progressive, Rockville Risk, Sedgwick, Scottsdale, Sompo, Starr, State of New York/Liquidation, Tokio Marine/HCC, Travelers, Trident, Utica First, Utica Mutual, WRM America Indemnity.

MDAFP is a well-rounded firm, with the ability to furnish a quality defense of all litigation matters, both simple and complex, from pleadings through trials and appeals.   The firm is also experienced in all forms of alternative dispute resolution such as arbitration and mediation.  MDAFP currently employs over 77 attorneys and was named the largest women owned law firm in the State of New York by the New York Law Journal.

Please explore our web site to learn about our practice areas and experience, and feel free to contact us to learn more.  



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