Gregory J. Popadiuk

Senior Associate

Primary Location: New York, NY

Secondary Location: Stamford, CT

Phone: 212.805.3926

Biography

Gregory litigates bodily injury and property damage claims brought against commercial property owners, tenants, management companies, managing agents, private homeowners, general contractors and various subcontractors including those engaged in demolition and the electrical and plumbing trades. He also defends professionals such as engineers, architects and insurance agents and brokers in a variety of matters.

Gregory represents the firm’s clients in state and federal courts throughout all stages of the litigation and applies a results oriented approach by diligently and proactively identifying and developing an appropriate and comprehensive strategy for each case from inception up to trial. As part of the pre-trial process, he regularly meets with clients to reassess each case as it progresses, takes and defends depositions, prepares discovery and dispositive motions and appears in court for conferences and the oral argument of motions. Furthermore, throughout the duration of each case, he designates and meets with professional experts such as engineers and physicians to insure that any client’s optimal position on liability and damages is put forward in order to eliminate or minimize any risk or exposure.

Previously, he defended multiple utility companies in bodily injury cases relating to construction site, premises liability and automobile accidents. He also had extensive experience defending an independent investment banking and brokerage firm for In re: World Trade Center Disaster Site Litigation venued in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Gregory completed his undergraduate studies at Montgomery College where he earned an Associate of Arts degree and the University of Maryland, College Park where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. He earned his Juris Doctor from the Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center. Prior to attending law school, he served as a Deputy Associate Director in the Office of Presidential Personnel at The White House. He is currently a member of the Brooklyn Bar Association and the Ukrainian American Bar Association.

Education

  • J.D. Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, 2006
  • B.S. University of Maryland, College Park, 2002

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Connecticut

Court Admissions

  • 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, Western District of New York

Memberships

  • Brooklyn Bar Association
  • Ukrainian American Bar Association
  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Tyler Jay Lory

  • Irvine

    California 92614

    17901 Von Karman Avenue

    Suite 650

    Irvine, California 92614

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Anne E. Kevlin