Representative Cases

  • New York Labor Law: Reached a $1,250,000 settlement via NAM for a workplace injury. 
  • FINRA Securities Law: Settled via mediation a $250,000 claim against FINRA member firm for failure to protect confidential information from solicitation into a "ponzi" scheme.
  • New York Election Law: Dismissal of allegations of fraud via trial.  Turned an 87-vote deficit into a 13-vote victory in the closest election in New York State Senate history.
  • New York Non-Profit Law: Registration of a New York non-profit for tax exempt status.
  • New York Business Law: Corporate counsel services for a leading sports media company.  
  • New York Appeals: Successfully argued before the New York Appellate Division, Second Department on a multitude of practice areas.  
  • New York Contract Law: Debt collection services for a leading home security company.
Gene Berardelli on NY1

    Awards

  • Counselor of the Year - Kings County Republican Committee: 2014
  • Young Republican of the Year - Brooklyn Republican Party: 2012
  • Board of Directors Recognition Award - Sheepshead Bay / Plumb Beach Civic Association: 2007
  • Superior Classroom Performance - Quinnipiac Univ. School of Law: 2002
  • Outstanding Appellate Brief - Mugel National Tax Moot Court Competition: 2001
  • Phi Beta Kappa - Manhattan College: 1999
  • Ryan Medal For Government - Manhattan College: 1999
Gene Berardelli in Talkers Magazine
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Gene In The News

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Gene Berardelli on Election Law

Gene Berardelli is known as a street-smart attorney with significant experience in civil and commercial litigation.  Gene has achieved several career achievements for his clients, including a seven-figure personal injury settlement, successfully arguing before the New York State Appellate Division and successfully representing clients in litigation, mediations and arbitrations against such recognizable entities as the City of New York, New York City Transit Authority, JPMorgan Chase, TD Wealth Management Services, Inc., The Long Island Railroad, and Macy*s. 


Gene is also a noted NY Election Law expert whose opinions have been cited in scholarly works and featured in articles in the New York Daily News, NY1, Crain's New York Business, Independent Voter Network, and Lawyers.com. He has taught Election Law and Ethics at several CLE courses for attorneys at the New York City Lawyers Association and has served as a member of the City Bar’s Election Law Committee where he has authored positions on pending legislation.  

Gene was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. He graduated from Manhattan College summa cum laude, earning induction into multiple honor societies, including Phi Beta Kappa. He then earned his Juris Doctorate at Quinnipiac University School of Law. In his spare time, Gene is an national award-winning talk radio host of Behind Enemy Lines Radio, a conservative talk show syndicated on multiple radio platforms both online and on terrestrial radio.


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