SINCE 2010


Shafer Partners is a recognized leader in the field of Insurance and Corporate Liability Defense. Our firm has not only received Martindale-Hubbell’s® highest rating of AV® Peer Review Rated, but our attorneys are recognized as New York Super Lawyers and Super Lawyers Rising Stars. In addition, A.M. Best has placed Shafer Partners in its Directory of Recommended Insurance Attorneys. Our attorneys are Members of The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance and Howard Shafer is a Past New York State Chair and a Finalist for the Outside Counsel of the year award in 2020.

Shafer Partners has extensive experience working with insurance companies, policy holders, third party administrators, captives, risk retention groups and large self-insured companies. Because of our depth of knowledge, our attorneys have been invited as speakers for business associations, municipal hearings and continuing education on topics relevant to our clients and insurance companies in New York (downstate) and New Jersey.

Practice Areas:

Appellate Practice; Asbestos; Automobile Liability; Civil Rights; Construction Defect; Construction Liability; Corporate Counsel; Cyber Liability; Directors & Officers Liability; Drone Liability; Insurance Coverage Litigation; Labor and Employment; Environmental/ Toxic Tort; General Liability; Personal Injury Defense; Premises Liability; Professional Liability; Products Liability; Security Company Liability; Trucking and Commercial Transportation Defense; Workers’ Compensation Defense.