Mr. Napoli, a Senior Partner in the firm, was admitted to practice before the Courts of the State of New York in 1992. He is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; and holds pro hac vice appointments in various state courts including Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Oklahoma and Florida.
A 1992 graduate of St. John's University School of Law, Mr. Napoli also holds a B.S. from Fordham University (1989). Mr. Napoli has achieved more than 100 verdicts and settlements over one million dollars. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association; The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (President's Club Member); New York Trial Lawyers Association (Board of Directors); Bronx County Bar Association; Million Dollar Advocates Forum; St. John's Loughlin Society (Benefactors' Council); Trial Lawyers for Public Justice and the St. John's University School of Law Alumni Association. Mr. Napoli has been appointed by the Supreme Court of the State of New York as the Liaison Counsel for the Consolidated Diet Drug litigations and for the New York State Rezulin litigations, and was also Co-Liaison Counsel for the World Trade Center Disaster Site Litigation.
Pharmaceutical Liability; Mass Torts; Environmental ("Toxic") Torts, Liability; Medical Malpractice Law; Products Liability; Negligence Law; Securities Law
Napoli, Paul J., "Physician Liability In Diet Drug Litigation" NYLJ April 20, 1998
Cunningham v. American Home Products Corp., 9/21/99 N.Y.L.J. 26, Col. 5