Scott D. Bergin
LOCATION: POUGHKEEPSIE, NEW YORK PHONE: 845-486-6854 FAX: 845-486-7621
“WHEN DISPUTES AND INJURIES ARISE, WE CAN HELP YOU MEDIATE, ARBITRATE OR LITIGATE YOUR LEGAL MATTER TO AN EQUITABLE CONCLUSION.”
LITIGATION / INSURANCE DEFENSE
Representing businesses, governmental entities, and individuals who are being sued for personal injury or property damage resulting from automobile, premises liability or other types of accidents. Conducting all phases of the personal injury case including trial.
PERSONAL INJURY - PLAINTIFF
Representing clients who have sustained serious injuries due to accidents involving automobiles, dangerous premises and many other types of accidents. Conducting all phases of the personal injury case including trial.
Prosecuting and defending lawsuits commenced by insurance carriers to recover property damage payments as a result of fire, flood, oil spills and other accidents. Conducting all phases of the case including trial.
MEDIATION / ARBITRATION
Acting as a mediator or arbitrator in personal injury and other disputes.
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
DRI – Defense Research Institute
D.R.I. of N.E.N.Y.
Dutchess County Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
Member and past President and Board Member of the Rhinebeck Chamber of Commerce
Member and Chairman of the Rhinebeck Zoning Board
Member of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, Astor Services for Children and Families/Astor Learning Center
Former Member and Officer of the Dutchess County SPCA
Former Board Member and Coach for various youth hockey organizations
New York, 1986
U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1986
U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1986
U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1986
Albany Law School Union University, Albany, New York
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence - 1985
Hamilton College, Clinton, New York
B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1982
Honors and Awards:
Martindale Hubbell “AV” Rated Attorney
New York Super Lawyers 2009 through present
Scott and his wife, Renee, a pharmaceutical representative, make their home in the Town of Rhinebeck with their children, Patrick and Kathryn.