Matthew D. Norfolk

Attorney in Lake Placid, NY
Assistant District Attorney, Essex County, 2004-2006. Formerly with: Smith, Dwyer and Bliss, P.C.; Condon & Forsyth LLP; Rivkin, Radler & Kremer, LLP; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, Corporate Counsel.

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Areas of Law

  • Civil Litigation
  • Federal Civil Litigation
  • Trial Practice
  • Civil Appeals
  • Administrative Litigation
  • Civil Rights Section 1983
  • Disabled Access
  • Disabled Rights
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Discrimination
  • Zoning, Planning and Land Use
  • Sports Agency Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Law
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Real Property Acquisitions


Client Rating

Overall Client Rating

4.6 out of 5.0

Communication Ability
Quality of Service
Value for Money

  • Data based on 14 reviews
  • Last reviewed on 04/04/13
Posted by a Consumer on 04/04/13
5.0 out of 5.0
Matt displays a willingness and ability to listen to the client. His understanding of the situation and realization of the best approach in
finding a fair and equitable solution is unmatched.
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Experience & Credentials



Admission Details

Admitted in 1999, New York
U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
U.S. Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.

Law School Attended

St. John's University School of Law
Class of 1998

University Attended

Cornell University
Class of 1995
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Associations & Memberships

Essex County and New York State Bar Associations.

Representative Cases

De George v. Am. Airlines (in Re Air Crash at Belle Harbor), MDL NO. 1448 (RWS), 02 Civ. 4765 (RWS), 2002 U.S. Dist. Lexis 19836 (S.D.N.Y. Oct. 17, 2002); McCulley v. N.Y.S. Dep't of Envtl. Conservation, 593 F. Supp. 2d 422; 2006 U.S. Dist. Lexis 33748 (N.D.N.Y. May 17, 2006); Grabowski v. Gizzi, 8:07-CV-1242 (LEK/DRH), 2008 U.S. Dist. Lexis 101109... More

Hobbies & Interests

Family, Hunting, Fishing, Lacrosse, Traveling, Fiction writing and Skiing.

Contact Information


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Office Information
Matthew D. Norfolk
 2296 Saranac Avenue,
Lake Placid, NY 12946-3375

Maintains an office in multiple locations

Briggs Norfolk LLP (Lake Placid, New York)

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