Friedman, Hirschen & Miller, LLP
Attorney Carolyn B. George

Location: Albany, New York
Phone: 518-480-2151
Fax: 518-377-2247
Email: E-mail Me

Carolyn B. George is an accomplished and respected attorney whose commitment to professional excellence over the past 35 years has earned her recognition by Superlawyers. She concentrates her practice in the area of personal injury accidents, to obtain the maximum recovery for her clients with detailed attention and quick results. Her experience representing defendants as in-house counsel for major insurance carriers provides a unique insight into the nuances of an insurance company's operations. She also handles all aspects of residential and commercial real estate with an understanding of the time sensitive nature of such matters.

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1979
  • US District Court Northern District of New York 1979
  • US. Court of Appeals, 2d Circuit 1983
  • US District Court, Southern District of New York 2008
  • US Bankruptcy Court. Northern District of New York 2010

Education

  • Syracuse University College of Law JD 1979
  • LeMoyne College BA cum laude 1975

Other

  • Mediator, US District Court Northern District of New York Mediation Program
  • Member, Character and Fitness Committee, Third Judicial District
  • Member, Capital District Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member, Albany County Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Albany Law School Gabrielli Award 2004, 2008, 2014
  • Lecturer on Insurance Coverage and Ethics, New York State Bar Association
  • Nominee, Upstate New York Superlawyers

Representative Cases

Classes/Seminars

  • Personal Lines & Commercial Lines Insurance Coverage, New York State Bar Association, 1998 - 2009
  • Advanced Insurance Issues, Syracuse University College of Law, 2009 - Present
  • Finding Insurance Coverage, Capital District Trial Lawyers Assn, 2003 - Present
  • Ethics & Evidence, NBI, 2006 - 2009

Honors and Awards

  • Albany Law School Moot Court Gabrielli Award, 2004 - Present
  • Albany Law School Moot Court Gabrielli Award, 2008 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association, 2005 - Present
  • Capital District Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 1998 - Present
  • Albany County Bar Association, Member, 1980 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Hacker & Murphy, L.L.P., Associate, 2005
  • Ainsworth Sullivan Tracy Knauf Warner & Ruslander, Associate, 2000 - 2005
  • OneBeacon Insurance Company (Law Office of Edward C Fassett, Jr), 1995 - 2000
  • Travelers Insurance Company (Law Office of Kris T Jackstadt), 1987 - 1995
  • Pentak Brown & Tobin, 1979 - 1987
  • New York State Temporary Commission on Child Welfare, 1978 - 1979

Pro Bono Activities

  • Albany Law School Moot Court Program, 1996 - Present
  • Syracuse University College of Law Lecturer, 2009
  • Albany County Bar Assn High School Mock Trial Judge, 1998 - Present