David Taffany

Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, PLLC
26 Century Hill Dr Ste 206
Latham, NY 12110
(518) 785-4900

Mr. Taffany is a personal injury lawyer and a founding member of Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, PLLC in Albany.

Since his graduation from law school, Mr. Taffany has zealously represented clients who have suffered personal injury. He handles all types of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including complex medical malpractice, products liability and labor law. Over the years, he has obtained numerous verdicts and settlements in excess of $1 million.

Mr. Taffany is also involved in the defense of individuals charged with criminal offenses. He has obtained numerous acquittals representing clients who have been charged with felonies or misdemeanors. He handles cases in federal and county courts as well as local criminal courts.

He has for several years been a Mediator in Federal Court for its Alternative Dispute Resolution program.

As an experienced Albany personal injury and criminal defense trial lawyer, Mr. Taffany lectures frequently to lawyers and law students in the areas of personal injury, criminal law and trial practice. He has argued appeals at the state and federal levels.

Mr. Taffany has for many years received the highest possible peer review rating of "AV" in the Martindale-Hubbell Directory for Attorneys and has been selected as a top rated lawyer  in the field of medical malpractice. He has also been named a "Super Lawyer" by Super Lawyers magazine every year since 2010.

In addition, Mr. Taffany has been selected by his peers to be included in The Best Lawyers in America for 2015.

Bar Admissions

He was admitted to practice in the State of New York in January of 1985. He was admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York in 1985, the Western District of New York in 1988 and the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals.

Bar Association Memberships

American Association for Justice
New York State Bar Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
New York State Association of Criminal Defense

Lawyers Education

State University of New York at Albany 1979 with Honors
Albany Law School, Albany NY, 1984