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34 South Broadway, Suite 407
White Plains, New York 10601Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 914-437-8020
Fax: 914-437-8022
E-Mail: cfs@cfsllp-law.com
www.cfsllp-law.com
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Established: 2011

Practice Areas
  • Appellate Practice
  • Architects and Engineers
  • Automobile
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Municipal Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
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About Us
Our hardworking New York law firm is dedicated to helping insurers protect their exposure and advising businesses about their insurance coverage status. The firm's lawyers take a meticulous approach to the analysis of every insurance claim, providing thoughtful coverage opinions and tenacious litigation. Our attention to detail is the hallmark of our strategy for addressing coverage issues and the successful defense of filed claims.

The lawyers at Collins, Fitzpatrick & Schoene, LLP are ready to work with you at any stage of your insurance concern. They offer: Defense for insurance providers against claims and lawsuits; Advice to insurance companies and businesses about insurance coverage, claims and lawsuits; Assistance to house counsel, during or after discovery

The firm's attorneys have more than 90 years of combined experience, and they use their extensive knowledge to aggressively protect the interests of their clients.

Collins, Fitzpatrick & Schoene, LLP handles insurance defense and coverage matters in a variety of areas, including general negligence, products liability, professional malpractice and municipal liability. The firm works with clients in New York City and the surrounding area: Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, Nassau County, Suffolk County, Westchester County, Rockland County, Orange County, Dutchess County, Putnam County

In addition to insurance issues, the firm handles real estate matters, criminal defense and appeals.

Collins, Fitzpatrick & Schoene, LLP forms lasting relationships with insurance providers, businesses and other attorneys in need of professional support. For a complimentary consultation with an experienced and dependable attorney, call 914.437.8020 or contact the firm online.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
Allstate Insurance CompanyAmerican Claims Service, Inc.
Encompass InsuranceEveready Insurance Company
Non-Insurance Clients
Mount Vernon Urban Renewal AgencySt. Joseph's Medical Center
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Personnel Information
Partners
Charles A. Collins, Jr.
White Plains, NY
Admitted
  • New York, 1976
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2017
Additional Biographical Details:
Town of Mount Pleasant Zoning Board (Chairman, 2010-2016; Member, 1993-2016)
Memberships:
  • New York State and Westchester County Bar Associations
Education:
  • New York University, B.A. (Phi Beta Kappa), 1972
  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1975
Honors:
New York University Founders Day Award for Scholastic Excellence
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Kevin P. Fitzpatrick
White Plains, NY
Admitted
  • New Jersey, 1992
  • New York, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
Memberships:
  • New York State Bar Association
Education:
  • College of the Holy Cross, B.A., 1988
  • St. John's University School of Law, J.D., 1992
Law Review:
Member, St. John's Journal of Legal Commentary, 1990-1991
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Ralph F. Schoene
White Plains, NY
Admitted
  • Connecticut, 1978
  • New York, 1979
  • Illinois
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois, 1978
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, 1980
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
Memberships:
  • Westchester County Bar Association
Education:
  • Manhattan College, B.S., 1975
  • New York Law School, J.D., 1978
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Wilton R. Fernandez
White Plains, NY
Admitted
  • New York, 2011
Memberships:
  • New York State and Dominican Bar Associations
Education:
  • Brown University, B.A., 2006
  • Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 2010
Language:
  • Spanish
Born:1984
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Service Areas
Goshen, New York53 miles
Mineola, New York32 miles
New City, New York19 miles
Poughkeepsie, New York64 miles
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