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William T.J. Salerno, Partner

DIRECT 203.580.4464   FAX 203.580.4350

William is a Partner in our Stamford and New York City offices and his litigation practice focuses on the areas of general liability defense, commercial and transactional law, and products liability defense in both state and federal courts. He is well-versed in matters involving international arbitration, premises liability defense, labor law, and insurance coverage disputes. He handles all phases of pre-trial activities, including pleadings, depositions, discovery, motion practice and mediation.
Prior to joining the firm, William owned and operated a domestic franchise automobile dealership for over fifteen years. William's practical business experience enables him to better understand his client's needs in today's changing marketplace. He often negotiates supplier agreements, commercial leases and employment agreements on behalf of his clients and he assists his clients with the formation of new corporate entities throughout the United States.
William received his J.D. from Pace University School of Law in 2009. He is admitted in the states of New York and New Jersey and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the District of New Jersey. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, American Bar Association and Westchester County Bar Association. He also serves on the arbitration panel of the National Center for Dispute Settlement hearing and deciding disputes relating to consumer claims against automobile manufacturers under the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act.


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Pace University, School of Law
White Plains, New York
J.D., 2009

University at Albany
Albany, New York
B.A., 1987


New Jersey, 2009

New York, 2010

U.S. District Court
District of New Jersey, 2009

U.S. District Court
Southern District of New York, 2011

U.S. District Court
Eastern District of New York, 2011

Connecticut, 2020