Dennis P. Glascott: Lawyer with Goldberg Segalla LLP

Dennis P. Glascott

Buffalo,  NY  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Municipal and Governmental Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Transportation
  • Business and Commercial
  • General Liability
  • Construction
Contact InfoTelephone: 716.566.5450
Fax: 716.566.5401
University State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., 1982; Naval Justice School, 1986
Law SchoolUniversity of Toledo College of Law, J.D., 1985
Admitted1986, New York; U.S. District Courts for the Western, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Professional Affiliations

•Defense Research Institute

•American Bar Association, Tort, Trial and Insurance Practice Section

•New York State Bar Association: Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section; Trial Lawyers Section

•Western New York Trial Lawyers Association

•Defense Trial Lawyers Association of Western New York

•Women's Bar Association of the State of New York, Western New York Chapter

•Bar Association of Erie County

•New York State Magistrates Association

•Diversity Law Institute

•Institute of Trial Presentation

BornBuffalo, New York, August 23, 1960

Dennis Glascott is an active trial attorney, with more than 25 years of trial experience in state and federal courts across New York State. Dennis devotes his practice to complex and catastrophic personal injury litigation, and he has successfully defended self-insured and insured clients in a variety of areas, including products liability, premises and construction site personal injury litigation (New York State Labor Law), municipal liability, and police misconduct (42 USC Section 1983) civil rights litigation.

Dennis is a member of the Defense Research Institute (DRI), New York State Bar Association, Bar Association of Erie County, Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, and Defense Trial Lawyers Association of Western New York. He has served on the Executive Committee for the New York State Bar Association's Tort, Insurance, and Compensation Law Section, and he was recognized as the Section Chairperson of the Year for his work. He served as the Planning Chair for a state-wide program entitled How to Litigate a Products Liability Case: The Fundamentals, which was co-sponsored by the Torts, Insurance, and Compensation Law and Trial Lawyers Sections of the New York State Bar Association.

Dennis is a frequent writer and lecturer on various topics, including trial techniques, construction site personal injury, premises liability, and ethics. He is the Editor-in-Chief of Post-Trial Practice and Procedures in New York, a publication released by the New York State Bar Association to assist the bench and bar on the post-verdict procedures under New York law.

Dennis is a former member of the Judge Advocate General's Corps of the U.S. Navy, having obtained the rank of Lieutenant Commander before entering private practice in New York City. After returning to his hometown of Buffalo, New York, Dennis has become an active member of the Western New York community, including extensive community service.


•Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: AV Preeminent

•Top Rated Lawyer in Litigation, American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell, 2014

Best Lawyers in America 2013-2015 (Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants and Product Liability Litigation - Defendants)

•fellow, Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honorary Society

Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition

•Upstate New York Super Lawyers (Personal Injury Defense: Products); Top 50 List

•Recipient, New York State Bar Association Torts Insurance and Compensation Law Section Chair of the Year Award, 2006

Civic Activities

•Judge Advocates General's Corp., U.S. Naval Reserve, Lieutenant Commander (Ret.) 1986-1998

•Village Justice, Village of Angola, NY

•Buffalo City Court Judge (acting)

•Member, United States Coast Guard Auxillary

•Fire Fighter, Lake Erie Beach Volunteer Fire Department (Water Rescue Team)

•Member, Advanced Local Emergency Rescue Team - Mutual Aid Marine Response Team

•Member, Veteran of Foreign Wars

•Former Board Member, Village of Angola Zoning Board of Appeals

•Former Board Member, Executive Committee, Town of Evans Youth Court


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Office Information

Dennis P. Glascott

665 Main Street, Suite 400
BuffaloNY 14203-1425


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