Areas of Practice
- New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit
- J.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 1981
- B.A., Colgate University, 1977
John J. Fanning
John Fanning joined Cullen and Dykman LLP in 1983 and became a member of the firm in 1992. Prior to working at the firm, John worked as an Assistant District Attorney in Kings County. At Cullen and Dykman LLP, John has tried many civil cases involving premises liability, carbon monoxide poisoning, construction site accidents, fire damage, asbestos exposure, lead-based paint, and automobile accidents.
During his tenure at Cullen and Dykman LLP, John has represented natural gas utilities, interstate natural gas pipelines, contractors and all manner of product manufacturers. He has appeared for these clients at both trial and appellate levels in both Federal and State Courts. The cases he has handled include: breach of contract; insurance coverage disputes; defense of asbestos exposure claims; bankruptcy proceedings; defense of personal injury and property damage claims; defense of environmental clean-up claims; and condemnation claims. Recently, John has focused his practice on defending equipment companies and utilities with asbestos liabilities.