He is admitted to practice before all courts in New York and Pennsylvania and is also admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York. He is a member of several bar associations including Onondaga County, Cortland County and New York State. Jeff is also a member of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and American Association for Justice (nursing home litigation group). Jeff is also a member of one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members. Jeff has also been recognized as one of the "Best Lawyers in America."
Jeff is a volunteer coach for several youth programs including lacrosse, soccer and basketball. In his spare time, he enjoys golfing, basketball, fitness training, reading and spending time with his wife Penny and their three children. While in high school, Jeff was elected to the Jamesville-Dewitt Hall-of-Fame for lacrosse.
Jeff joined the firm in 2000 and is the Managing Partner of Greene Reid & Pomeroy, PLLC. His practice focuses on personal injury and wrongful death claims. Jeff has successfully handled hundreds, if not thousands, of personal injury claims ranging from motor vehicle collisions, construction site accidents, dog bites, property defects, slip-and-fall accidents involving snow and ice/design defects, medical malpractice, nursing home neglect and abuse claims, and accidents caused by defectively designed products. He has also successfully represented clients in claims against insurance companies for breach of their no-fault benefits.
Jeff is a graduate of Jamesville-Dewitt High School, St. Lawrence University (B.A. Economics) and Syracuse University College of Law. Prior to joining Greene Reid & Pomeroy, Jeff practiced law in a firm in Cortland, New York and also served as the Assistant Corporation Counsel and City Prosecutor for the City of Cortland for many years. These experiences have made Jeff a formidable advocate with vast trial experience that he shares with other lawyers as a lecturer at continuing legal education programs.
EDUCATION St. Lawrence University Syracuse University College of Law
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS No Fault Claims and Benefits Auto Insurance: Uninsured, Underinsured and Accident Litigation in New York Serious Injury Threshold Insurance Company Management of Claims
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Member, American Association for Justice (AAJ nursing home litigation group) Member, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers Member, New York State Bar Association Member, New York State Trial Lawyers Association Member, Onondaga County Bar Association Member, Cortland County Bar Association
ADMISSIONS New York Pennsylvania U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York Western District of NY
HONORS Best Lawyers in America Million Dollar Advocates Forum Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum New York Upstate Super Lawyers