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New York, NY 10005-2407
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Areas of Practice



John J. Burbridge


John J. Burbridge focuses his practice on defending personal injury lawsuits primarily based on alleged exposure to asbestos, in products, and on premises. He advises insurance carriers, equipment manufacturers, utilities and public authorities in defending these matters. John also has briefed and argued appeals in these and other matters.

Areas of Concentration

  • Toxic Tort defense
  • Appellate Practice

Representative Experience

  • Koulermos v. A.O. Smith Water Products, 137 A.D.3d 575, 27 N.Y.S.3d 157 (1st Dep’t 2016)
  • Barrera v. City of New York, 270 A.D.2d 373, 704 N.Y.S.2d 882 (2d Dep’t 2000)
  • Barrera v. City of New York, 265 A.D.2d 516, 697 N.Y.S.2d 132 (2d Dep’t 1999)
  • Murray-Gardner Mgmt. Inc. v. Iroquois Gas Transmission System L.P., 251 A.D.2d 954, 674 N.Y.S.2d 820 (3rd Dep’t 1998)