About the Firm

"I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery."

The law firm’s motto, which comes from Thomas Jefferson’s 1787 letter to James Madison

Michael G. McCartin Law PLLC is a law firm located in the Capital Region of New York, but it’s one that services the entire, larger Empire State, including the federal courts in New York City, Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse, Binghamton, and Utica. Michael G. McCartin covers each of the State court counties in the Capital Region and south, as well as the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western U.S. District Courts within the State.

Michael has been practicing law for more than 30 years, having worked as a JAG lawyer in the U.S. Navy, in the U.S. Department of Justice, and then, more recently, in the New York State Office of the Attorney General for more than 22 years. 

Michael runs a general practice, full-service law firm that concentrates on civil rights and commercial litigation, personal injury law, trial practice, the defense of State employees in both Federal and State courts, FOIA and FOIL, among other areas of the law.

If you need the legal help of McCartin Law PLLC, please don’t hesitate to reach out. You won’t be disappointed. 

Contact Information

Mailing Address

38 Mall Way #513
West Sand Lake, New York 12196-9998


(518) 953-3333

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