George F. Carpinello

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Business Litigation Attorney in Albany, NY

Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
 | 30 South Pearl Street, 11th Floor
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: 518-434-0600
Fax: 518-434-0665
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1976
Education: Yale Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Business Litigation (60%),
  • Intellectual Property Litigation (20%),
  • Antitrust Litigation (20%)
Attorney Profile

A partner at Albany, New York, litigation firm Boies Schiller Flexner LLP George F. Carpinello serves clients in Albany and other upstate New York communities in matters of civil litigation, including antitrust and intellectual property litigation, environmental law, land use and civil rights cases as well as corporate dissolution. With extensive experience in both trial and appellate courts, Mr. Carpinello is currently lending his versatile skills and insight to representing several high-profile corporate clients that include a major league sports franchise, two multinational chemical companies and a multinational re-insurance company.

Mr. Carpinello pursued his undergraduate studies at Princeton University, graduating with high honors and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa in 1972. He went on to obtain his Juris Doctor from the prestigious Yale Law School in 1975, where he was the editor of the Yale Law Journal and recipient of the Thurman Arnold Moot Court Prize. On account of his academic talents, Mr. Carpinello became a law professor at the Albany Law School and directed its Government Law Center before dedicating himself fully to legal pursuits. Prior to joining Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP, he was a partner at Barrett Gravante Carpinello & Stern LLP and another area firm.

Mr. Carpinello is admitted to practice in New York and Washington, D.C., as well as before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd, 5th, and 9th Circuits and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York. He currently chairs the New York State Advisory Committee on Civil Practice and is a former member of several notable commissions, including the New York State Commission on Public Integrity, the Chief Judge's Commission on the Appointment of Fiduciaries in New York Courts and the Chief Judge's Commission on Alternative Dispute Resolution.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Business Litigation (60%)

Intellectual Property Litigation (20%)

Antitrust Litigation (20%)

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Selected to Super Lawyers for 12 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2007 - 2018

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About George Carpinello

Admitted: 1976, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.bsfllp.com/lawyers/data/0155

Honors/Awards:

  • Arnold Moot Court Prize, Yale Law School

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Past Chair, New York Physician Discipline Evaluation Review Panel
  • Member of the Chief Judge's Commission on Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Member, Chief Judge's Commission on the Appointment of Fiduciaries in New York Courts
  • Member, New York State Commission on Public Integrity
  • Chair, New York State Advisory Committee on Civil Practice
  • Past President, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit
  • District of Columbia, 1979
  • New York, 1976
  • Early Neutral Evaluator for U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Current Commissioner on the New York State Commission on Public Integrity, 2010
  • Current Chair, New York State Advisory Committee on Civil Practice, 1986

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Author of "Sealing of Court Records in the Commercial Courts" , Commercial Litigation in New York (2d ed.), 2010
  • Editor, Yale Law Journal, Yale Law School, 1975
  • A Cautious Approach to Service by Fax, 53 Albany Law Review 153, 1988
  • Public Access to Court Records in Civil Proceedings, 54 Albany Law Review 93, 1989
  • Testing the Limits of Choice of Law Clauses, 74 Marquette Law Review 58, 1990
  • Integrating SEQRA into the Local Land Use Decision-Making Process, Government Law Center, 1991
  • Public Access to Court Records in New York, 66 Albany Law Review 1089, 2003

Verdicts/Settlements:

  • $1.5 million plaintiff's verdict in Osorio v. One World Technologies, Inc., Ryobi Technologies, Inc., Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. (06-10725-NMG)

Educational Background:

  • Princeton University, B.A. Degree, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude, 1972
Office Location for George F. Carpinello

30 South Pearl Street
11th Floor
Albany, NY 12207

Phone: 518-434-0600

Fax: 518-434-0665

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Last Updated: 1/10/2019

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