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Learn More About New York Personal Injury Lawyer Edward S. Leone

Partner eleone@bottarlaw.com Main: (315) 313-6809 AXA Tower II – Suite 1600 120 Madison Street Syracuse, New York 13202
What I Do
  • Medical Malpractice

Mr. Leone has more than twenty years of trial experience in all areas of personal injury litigation, including automobile, construction site, medical malpractice, premises liability, product liability and insurance coverage cases, with a particular emphasis on jobsite/workplace injuries.

Mr. Leone has successfully represented hundreds of clients with devastating injuries and economic losses throughout New York State and, recognized as one of the Top Trial Lawyers In America®, he has earned a life membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.  He is also listed in New York SuperLawyers® (Upstate Edition).

Mr. Leone is a member of the Onondaga County Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice (formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America).  He has spoken at numerous legal and non-legal functions.

Mr. Leone is active in the Syracuse community and is a strong supporter of high school and collegiate athletics.  He has been an Assistant Coach for the Christian Brothers Academy Varsity Boys Basketball Team since 1990, and received the school’s 2009 Purple & Gold Award for 30 years of “Time, Talent and Treasure.”  Mr. Leone is regularly involved in the American Cancer Society’s Coaches vs. Cancer Challenge.

  • Education
    • J.D., Ohio Northern University, Pettit College of Law, 1982
    • B.A., State University of New York at Cortland, 1978
  • Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
    • Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York, 1985
  • Honors and Affiliations
    • Listed, Upstate New York Super Lawyers® 2010
    • Life Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
    • Life Member, Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum®
    • BV® Rated
    • Member and Executive Editor, Ohio Northern Law Review
    • Member, Onondaga County Bar Association
    • Member, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
    • Member, New York State Trial Lawyers Association
    • Member, New York State Bar Association
    • Member, American Bar Association
    • Member, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Professional Lectures
    • Keeping Current With Automobile Litigation, New York State Bar Association
    • Evaluating The Medical Negligence Case
    • Winning Your Case At the Deposition, New York State Bar Association
    • Construction Site Litigation, New York State Bar Association
    • Bridge the Gap – Practice Areas of the Law, Onondaga County Bar Association
    • How To Handle A Neck and Back Injury Case – Plaintiff’s Perspective, New York State Bar Association
  • Other Activities
    • Assistant Coach, Varsity Boys Basketball, Christian Brothers Academy