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That is how Marks O’Neill has remained one of the Northeast’s well-known and premier defense firms. Marks O’Neill continues to set the standard for creative, aggressive and effective defense strategies coupled with unparalleled client service. Over the past three decades, we have fortified this reputation by delivering exemplary results for our clients across a wide range of industries and markets. Our proactive approach to litigation is continuously supported by our track-record and accomplishments in each jurisdiction. Marks O’Neill continues to strive for legal excellence coupled with cost-effective results.

Recent News

MOODK Participates in Women’s History Month
April 14, 2021

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Diversity & Inclusion Committee of Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C. organized a monetary donation collection from the New York and Tarrytown offices for Bottomless Closet, a non-profit organization that empowers New York City women in need to enter the work force, by offering clothing, accessories, resume […]

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MOODK ATTORNEYS OBTAIN ACQUITTAL OF PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT CHARGES FOR FINGER LAKES- BASED CHIROPRACTOR
March 29, 2021

MOODK’s Robert Fein, Esq. and James Skelly, Esq. of the Westchester County office successfully acquitted a Finger Lakes-based chiropractor before the New York State Education Department’s Office of Professional Discipline against charges of Professional Misconduct.  It was alleged therein that the chiropractor was practicing under the influence and was not comporting with COVID-related safety measures.  […]

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U.S. Supreme Court Rules on Scope of Personal Jurisdiction
March 25, 2021

On March 25, 2021, the U.S. Supreme Court expanded the test established for personal jurisdiction by holding that a causal link to the cause of action is not necessary to establish specific jurisdiction over a non-resident defendant.  Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Judicial District Court, et al. 592 U.S. _____ (2021).  Instead, the Court […]

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MOODK ATTORNEYS OBTAIN ACQUITTAL OF PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT CHARGES FOR NEW YORK CITY-BASED CERTIFIED SOCIAL WORKER
March 15, 2021

MOODK’s Robert Fein, Esq. and James Skelly, Esq. of the Westchester County office successfully acquitted a NYC-based Licensed Certified Social Worker before the New York State Education Department’s Office of Professional Discipline against charges of Professional Misconduct.  It was alleged therein that the Social Worker’s treatment inflicted emotional harm upon a prior client.  Mr. Fein […]

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MOODK ATTORNEYS OBTAIN ACQUITTAL OF PROFESSIONAL MISCONDUCT CHARGES FOR BROOKLYN-BASED CHIROPRACTOR
March 2, 2021

MOODK’s Robert Fein, Esq. and James Skelly, Esq. of the Westchester County office successfully acquitted a Brooklyn-based chiropractor before the New York State Education Department’s Office of Professional Discipline against charges of Professional Misconduct.  It was alleged therein that the chiropractor’s treatment was unnecessary and ineffective.  Mr. Fein and Mr. Skelly effectively argued that the […]

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MOODK Participates in Dr. Martin Luther King Service Day
February 5, 2021

In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Marks, O’Neill, O’Brien, Doherty & Kelly, P.C.’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee organized a service event for the offices in Philadelphia, New Jersey and Delaware. The project entailed collecting essential items and supplies for the Bethesda Project. The Bethesda Project is a non-profit organization which offers support services and […]

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MOODK’s Pittsburgh Office Secures a Dismissal in a Medical Malpractice Claim
December 14, 2020

Ashley Rodgers, Esq. and Jacob Holden, Esq. of MOODK’s Pittsburgh office were successful in obtaining an Entry of Judgment Non Pros for an anesthesiologist, related to a medical malpractice claim filed in Erie County. The anesthesiologist was acting as a temporary anesthesiologist at a hospital where Plaintiff was admitted to undergo a cesarean section. The temporary […]

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Third Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Medical Providers in Wrongful Death Action
October 26, 2020

Melissa Brown of MOODK’s New Jersey Office represented a medical entity and six medical and mental health providers in a wrongful death action arising from care and treatment of an inmate.  Plaintiff claimed that the medical negligence and deliberate indifference of defendant medical providers resulted in the decedent’s suicide.  Following years of discovery, Melissa was […]

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