Current News

BSH is happy to announce the addition of Thomas P Armstrong as Associate Attorney

Thomas P Armstrong joined the firm in September 2018 and was recently admitted in January 2019. Thomas is a 2018 graduate from Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University.  He has previously interned with the Court of Appeals in … Continue reading


Peter Balouskas is a partner with the firm Burke, Scolamiero & Hurd, LLP with offices in Albany, Hudson & Rome, NY. This is his attorney’s blog examining the latest decisions of consequence in the State of New York   … Continue reading

Firm Success Stories

Attorney Heather L. Pollock Successfully Moved For Summary Judgment In An Action Involving an Alleged Slip And Fall On Snow And Ice

The defendant was a snow and ice removal company. They contracted for the removal of snow and ice with the plaintiff’s employer.  Heather L. Pollock filed a motion for summary judgment seeking dismissal of the action on behalf of the … Continue reading


Burke, Scolamiero & Hurd, LLP is a mid-size law firm dedicated to serving the needs of our clients. We are privileged to have been rated by our colleagues with the prestigious Martindale Hubbell AV© rating recognizing us as one of the preeminent law firms in the Albany, New York area.

Our practice focuses primarily on litigation with particular emphasis on medical / professional malpractice, construction defense, products liability, municipal / governmental defense and complex tort cases of all types.

Our main office is located in New York’s Capital Region and the center of the Tech Valley corridor.  We have additional offices in Hudson, New York and Rome, New York. The geographic area we serve includes most of upstate New York.

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