Shawn Brousseau is a partner with the firm. He received his B.A., Magna Cum Laude, in Economics and Government from St. Lawrence University in 1991 and is a 1994 graduate of Albany Law School of Union University.
Mr. Brousseau practices primarily in the field of civil litigation, including the defense of employment law, civil rights litigation, municipal defense, personal injury, products liability, and construction law actions in Federal and State Courts in the State of New York. He is experienced at defending age, disability, race, and sex discrimination lawsuits, wage claims, employment contract actions, grievance proceedings, and unfair labor practice proceedings. He also has extensive experience in handling employee discipline hearings on behalf of employers in the private and public sectors. In addition, Mr. Brousseau is experienced in defending hospitals, municipalities and companies against civil rights and tort claims.
Mr. Brousseau also regularly defends physicians and hospitals in the defense of medical malpractice actions and in defense of professional licenses before the Office of Professional Medical Conduct and the Office of Professional Discipline.
Mr. Brousseau is admitted to practice in New York State and is also admitted to the United States Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, as well as U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of New York, Southern District of New York and Western District of New York. Mr. Brousseau is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the Capital District Trial Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and the Albany County Bar Association.
Shawn F. Brousseau, Esq., was selected by Super Lawyers magazine as one the top lawyers in Upstate New York.