Michael T. Glascott: Lawyer with Goldberg Segalla LLP

Michael T. Glascott

Partner
Buffalo,  NY  U.S.A.
Phone716.844.3413

Peer Rating
 5.0/5.0
AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Professional Liability
  • Global Insurance Services
  • Construction
  • Cyber Risk and Social Media
 
Contact InfoTelephone: 716.844.3413
Fax: 716.566.5401
http://www.goldbergsegalla.com/attorneys/michael-t-glascott
 
University State University of New York at Buffalo, B.S., 1979
 
Law SchoolUniversity of Tulsa College of Law, J.D., 1983
 
Admitted1983, Oklahoma; 1990, New York; U.S. District Courts for the Western, Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
 
Memberships 

Professional Affiliations

•New York State Bar Association
•Defense Research Institute
•Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC): Board of Directors; Coordinator of State Representatives - Eastern States; Vice Chair, Insurance Industry Committee; Member, Admissions Committee; Member, Financial Review Committee; Member and Former Chairperson, Insurance Coverage Section; Member, Extra Contractual Section
•American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel: Fellow

Civic Activities

•School Board for Southtowns Catholic School: Member 2009-2010; Vice President 2010-2012

 
BornBuffalo, New York, October 18, 1957
 
Biography

Michael Glascott is a partner in the Global Insurance Services Practice Group, where his practice includes complex insurance coverage, bad faith, commercial litigation, and tort and New York labor law litigation. Mike has successfully represented clients in courts throughout New York and other northeastern states.

Mike gained extensive trial experience as an assistant district attorney for the County of Erie, where he prosecuted to verdict a variety of criminal matters, including homicides. He has also successfully defended personal injury claims and represented clients in commercial litigation matters while with private firms in Tulsa, Oklahoma and Buffalo, New York.

Mike is a member of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), where he serves as a member of the Board of Directors, Vice-Chair of the Insurance Industry Committee, and Coordinator of State Representatives for the Eastern States. He is the immediate past Chair of the Insurance Coverage Section, where he earned the 2012 Appleman Award for outstanding service as chair. Mike is one of a select group of lawyers in the United States inducted into the invitation-only American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel.

Mike possesses an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest available rating, and he has been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America in the category of Insurance Law and Business First's Who's Who in the Law for Insurance Coverage.

Honors
•Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating: AV Preeminent
Best Lawyers in America 2015 (Insurance Law)
•Top Rated Lawyer in Litigation, American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell, 2014
•John Alan Appleman Award, Outstanding Chairperson for the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
Business First's Who's Who in Law (Insurance)
•Upstate New York Super Lawyers (Insurance Coverage); Top 50 List

Civic Activities
•School Board for Southtowns Catholic School: Member 2009-2010; Vice President 2010-2012

Achievements
Best Lawyers in America 2015 Lists Eighteen Goldberg Segalla Attorneys
August 22, 2014
Forty-Six Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in 2014 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
August 11, 2014
Super Lawyers Names Nearly Three Quarters of Goldberg Segalla's Upstate New York Attorneys
August 19, 2013
Sixteen Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in 2012 Who's Who in Law, Buffalo Business First
September 2012
Twenty-Three Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in 2012 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
August 21, 2012
Michael T. Glascott Named FDCC Board Member, Honored for Outstanding Service as Section Chair
August 20, 2012
Goldberg Segalla Attorneys Listed in Who's Who in Law, Buffalo Business First
September 23, 2011
Michael T. Glascott Appointed Chair of the Insurance Coverage Committee of the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
August 1, 2010

News
Richard J. Cohen and Michael T. Glascott Inducted Into American College of Coverage and Extracontractual Counsel
October 31, 2013

publication & presentation

Co-Author, “The Emperor's New Clothes and Cyber Insurance,” FDCC Quarterly, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, Spring 2013
Presenter/Author, “Landmines For Lawyers, FDCC Annual Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, August 1, 2013
Presenter/Co-Author, “The Emperor's New Clothes and Cyber Insurance - A Few Questions Go a Long Way: Evaluating the 'Bare' Essentials of a New Product Amidst a New and Dangerous Risk,” Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel Winter Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 7, 2013
Presenter and Co-Author, “Sleep Tight, Don't Let the Bed Bugs Bite,” Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting, July 2011. (This paper addressed insurance coverage issues that arise in the context of bedbug claims.)
Author, Calculating the Amount of Coverage, New Appleman On Insurance 3d Edition, Chapter 47, LexisNexis, Spring 2011
Moderator/Presenter, The Ripple Effect of Catastrophic Environmental Events: Moratoriums, Regulatory Change, and Industry Reaction - Do We Learn From Our Mistakes?, Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, March 4, 2011
Moderator, Reinsurance Markets In a Global Economy, FDCC Annual Meeting, Munich, July 2010
Presenter, Insurance Coverage Issues in the Commercial General Liability Policy, 2010 Spring Update, New York State Bar Association, June 25, 2010
Co-Presenter, Nanotechnology - What is it and Why Should We Care? International Association of Claim Professionals, June 3, 2010
Presenter, “Contractual Indemnification,” 2009 Insurance Coverage Spring Update, New York State Bar Association, May 2009

Presentations
The Ripple Effect of Catastrophic Environmental Events: Moratoriums, Regulatory Change, and Industry Reaction - Do We Learn From Our Mistakes?, Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel
March 4, 2011

Successes
Coverage Dispute Victory Sets Forth Misrepresentation Is Material as a Matter of Law
March 26, 2013

Blog
Professional Liability Matters
The Insurance and Reinsurance Report

 
ISLN907069643
 


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Michael T. Glascott

665 Main Street, Suite 400
BuffaloNY 14203-1425




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