Education:

  • Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center at Touro College, Juris Doctor with Honors – May 1985
    • Law Review, 1983-1985
      • Notes and Comments Editor – 1984-1985
      • Co-Authored Article, The Copyright Monopoly After Sony vs. Universal Studios, 1 Touro L.Rev. 154 (1985)
  • Fairfield University, Bachelor of Arts, History – May 19​81
  • Hendrick Hudson High School – May 1977

Bar Admissions

  • New York State – 1986
  • Southern District of New York – 1988
  • Eastern District of New York – 1989
  • U.S. Supreme Court – 1994

Professional Experience:

  • Owner/Partner at The McCarthy Law Firm, PC (1995 – Present)
  • Town Justice of the Town of Cortlandt (2008 – Present)
  • Municipal Attorney for the Village of Buchanan (1995 – 2003)
  • Acting Village Justice of the Village of Buchanan (1991 – 1994)
  • Associate Attorney at Graham, Campaign and McCarthy (1990-1995)
  • Associate Trial Attorney at the Legal Aid Society of Westchester County (1986 – 1990)

​Memberships:

  • Member of the Westchester County Magistrates Association
    • Currently on the Board of Directors and served as President, 2016
  • Member of the New York State Magistrates Association
  • Member of the Westchester County Bar Association
  • Member of the New York State Trial Lawyer’s Association
  • Member of the New York State Bar Association
  • Member of the Justice Brandeis Law Society

Community Involvement:

  • Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 49, Boy Scouts of America
    • Merit Badge Counselor for Citizenships, Law, and Motorboating (2014 – Present)
  • Athletic Sponsor and Assistant Coach for the Town of Cortlandt (1998 – Present)
  • Volunteer for The Children’s Village (2008 – 2015)
  • Member of the 1977 Hendrick Hudson Varsity Basketball Hall of Fame Team