New York State Court of Claims

New York State Court of Claims
MURNANE v. STATE OF NEW YORK, # 2021-015-052, Claim No. 133935, Motion No. M-96655

Synopsis

Motion to admit attorney pro hac vice was granted.

Case information

UID: 2021-015-052
Claimant(s): MURNANE BUILDING CONTRACTORS, INC. and THE TRAVELERS CASUALTY AND SURETY COMPANY OF AMERICA
Claimant short name: MURNANE
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Defendant(s): STATE OF NEW YORK
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Third-party claimant(s):
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Claim number(s): 133935
Motion number(s): M-96655
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Judge: FRANCIS T. COLLINS
Claimant's attorney: Dreifuss, Bonacci & Parker, PC
By: Paul H. Mandal, Esq.
Hinckley, Allen & Snyder, LLP
By: Jeremy M. Smith, Esq.
Defendant's attorney: No Appearance
Third-party defendant's attorney:
Signature date: May 25, 2021
City: Saratoga Springs
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Decision

Claimant, The Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America, moves to admit, pro hac vice, David C. Dreifuss, Esq., an attorney duly admitted to practice law in the State of New Jersey, to participate in the prosecution of this claim on its behalf.

In support of the application, claimant submitted proof that Mr. Dreifuss is a member in good standing of the bar of New Jersey (22 NYCRR 520.11 [a]); that he will be associated with a New York attorney, who will be the attorney of record (22NYCRR 520.11 [c]), and that he is familiar with and will comply with the standards of professional conduct imposed on members of the New York bar (22 NYCRR 520.11 [e]). Inasmuch as the requirements for pro hac vice admission have been met, the instant motion is granted, without objection, and David C. Dreifuss, Esq., is admitted pro hac vice with respect to this claim.

May 25, 2021

Saratoga Springs, New York

FRANCIS T. COLLINS

Judge of the Court of Claims

Papers Considered:

  1. Notice of Motion dated March 30, 2021;
  2. Affirmation of Paul H. Mandal, Esq. dated March 30, 2021;
  3. Affidavit of David C. Dreifuss, Esq. dated March 30, 2021, with Exhibits A-G.