Jonathan M. Bernstein: Lawyer with Goldberg Segalla LLP

Jonathan M. Bernstein

Albany,  NY  U.S.A.

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Practice Areas

  • Municipal and Governmental Liability
  • Constitutional Law
  • Labor and Employment
  • Professional Liability
  • Aviation Litigation
  • Appellate
Contact InfoTelephone: 518.935.4240
Fax: 518.463.5420
University University of Colorado at Boulder, B.A., 1996
Law SchoolBrooklyn Law School, J.D., 2002 Former Assistant Managing Editor of the Brooklyn Law Review
Admitted2003, New York; U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Western, and Southern Districts of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Affiliations

•Defense Research Institute: Government Liability (Court Reporter Correspondent)

Civic Activities

•Member, Town of Sand Lake Planning Board

BornNew York, New York, March 14, 1974

Jonathan Bernstein, a partner in the firm's Albany office, concentrates his practice in municipal liability, general litigation, professional liability, appellate advocacy, and defending civil rights and employment discrimination suits. He has defended government agencies, elected officials, police officers, corrections officers, as well as numerous counties and local governments in civil rights suits in federal and state courts. His professional liability experience includes representing accountants and lawyers in malpractice lawsuits. Jon has handled appeals before New York's appellate courts, including the New York Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He has also tried cases to verdict in state and federal court.

Before joining Goldberg Segalla, Jon served as a confidential clerk for the New York Court of Appeals from 2002 to 2004.

Jon is the editor of Goldberg Segalla's Government Liability, Civil Rights, and Labor and Employment newsletter .


• Upstate New York Super Lawyers (Civil Rights)

Civic Activities

•Member, Town of Sand Lake Planning Board

Prior Experience

•New York State Court of Appeals, Confidential Clerk, 2002-2004

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Office Information

Jonathan M. Bernstein

8 Southwoods Boulevard, Suite 300
AlbanyNY 12211-2364


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