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Carolyn M. Caccese

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Woodbury, NY

Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro LLP
180 Froehlich Farm Blvd
Woodbury, NY 11797
Phone: 516-584-4546
Fax: 516-677-0443
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2021
Selected to Rising Stars: 2014 - 2015
Licensed in New York Since: 2005
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (80%), Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Carolyn M. Caccese is a partner with Salenger, Sack, Kimmel & Bavaro LLP law firm, and she works primarily out of the firm's law office in Woodbury, New York. A top-rated trial lawyer with more than 15 years of total legal experience, Ms. Caccese provides unmatched representation to clients across her region who have suffered a serious injury or lost a loved one due to the negligent, careless or unlawful actions of others.

Over the course of her legal career, Ms. Caccese has achieved remarkable success advocating on behalf of individuals and families adversely affected by medical malpractice and other preventable tragedies, and she has recovered substantial amounts of compensation for her plaintiff clients. As an attorney, she has gained a reputation for her compassion and integrity along with her unwavering commitment to those she serves, and she fights hard to help her clients obtain the justice they deserve both inside and outside the courtroom.

Honored for her success as a medical malpractice attorney, Ms. Caccese has earned consistent recognition from Best Lawyers, and she has received the President’s Award from the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers. She has also received designation from her peers as being among the top lawyers in her region, and she has received many testimonials and referrals from her satisfied clients.

A 2001 graduate of Loyola University Maryland, Ms. Caccese began her legal career in 2005 after obtaining her Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law and her license to practice from the New York State Bar Association. She is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

A leader in her legal community, Ms. Caccese is the current president-elect of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers' 1st Department as well as chair of the New York City Bar Association's Medical Malpractice Committee. She also serves as secretary of the New York City Trial Lawyers Alliance, and she has participated in the New York Court of Appeals' judicial screening process. She has also served on a number of legal organizations devoted to medical malpractice.

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Practice Areas
  • 80%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
  • 20%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury

Selections

6 Years Super Lawyers
2 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2021
  • Rising Stars: 2014 - 2015

About Carolyn M. Caccese

First Admitted: 2005, New York

Professional Webpage: https://sskblaw.com/our-team/carolyn-caccese/

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Editor, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, 2nd Department Updates
  • “The Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act: Constitutional Implications For The Future” for the St. John’s Journal of Legal Commentary, Fall 2003, Volume 18
  • Co-author, “Failure to Act Quickly Harms False Arrest Claims” for The New York Law Journal, 2010

Bar/Professional Activity

  • New York County Lawyers Association, Member, Young Lawyers Section
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association, Chair, subcommittee on Outreach
  • Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, Screening committee, New York State Court of Appeals Judicial candidates
  • New York City Bar Association, Medical Malpractice Committee
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, Member, Director, 1st Judicial District

Educational Background

  • Loyola University Maryland

Honors/Awards

  • New York Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • President’s Award, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • 2018 Best Lawyer Medical Malpractice by Best Lawyers(r)
  • Outstanding Woman in Law

Industry Groups

  • Medical Malpractice Committee Of The City Bar Of New York
  • New York County Lawyers Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • The City Bar Of New York
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Office Location for Carolyn M. Caccese

180 Froehlich Farm Blvd
Woodbury, NY 11797

Phone: 516-584-4546

Fax: 516-677-0443

Last Updated: 7/19/2021

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