Peter J. Moschetti, Jr.

Peter J. Moschetti Jr.

Mr. Moschetti is a personal injury attorney and a founding member of the law firm of Anderson, Moschetti and Taffany. He is considered one of the top personal injury and criminal defense lawyers in Upstate New York. In over thirty years of practice he has obtained numerous multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements in personal injury cases and has achieved record-setting verdicts in a number of counties in the Capital District Region, including a verdict of more than $15.8 million dollars.

Mr. Moschetti was employed as a prosecutor in the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office from 1984 to 1987. Since leaving the District Attorney’s Office, he has focused on the trial of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including complex product liability and medical malpractice actions. He has represented hundreds of victims of motor vehicle collisions, construction and industrial accidents, defective products as well as medical and nursing home malpractice.

Mr. Moschetti also defends individuals and corporations charged with serious crimes in both the state and federal courts. He represents, advises and defends individual and corporate clients regarding criminal matters, government investigations, complex civil litigation, internal investigations and contested regulatory proceedings. Mr. Moschetti has earned the reputation as one of the top criminal defense attorneys in the Capital District through his representation of hundreds of clients in cases ranging from murder, assault, drugs and DWI to complex white collar cases such as mail and wire fraud, bank fraud and embezzlement. He has successfully tried numerous criminal cases in the state and federal courts. Over the years, he has also been appointed as a Special Prosecutor in a number of high-profile criminal cases in the Capital District. Mr. Moschetti also represents lawyers and judges before state agencies investigating complaints of professional and judicial misconduct.

Bar Admissions

In addition to the trial courts for the State of New York, Mr. Moschetti is admitted to practice in the U.S. Federal Court for the Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of New York. He has argued appeals in the New York Court of Appeals and in the Second and Third Departments of the Appellate Division of the State of New York and in the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals.

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When you need the services of a skilled personal injury attorney, contact Peter J. Moschetti, Jr. at the Albany personal injury law firm of Anderson, Moschetti & Taffany, request a free consultation, or call (518) 785-4900.

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