John W. Liguori

John W. Liguori

Of Counsel

450 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205

Telephone: (518) 452-1800
Direct Dial: (518) 738-0067
Fax: (518) 452-6435

John W. Liguori brings extensive experience in the area of civil litigation with a concentration in municipal, public housing and personal injury law to the Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C.’s civil litigation team.  Mr. Liguori has litigated hundreds of negligence defense, civil rights and personal injury cases in both state and federal court.

In addition to his civil litigation practice, Mr. Liguori also practices in the areas of estates and probate, commercial and residential real estate, landlord-tenant law and vehicle and traffic offenses.


Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York, 1993
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2009
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2009
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2001


  • Western New England College, School of Law, J.D., 1992
  • Bryant College, B.S., 1989


  • Presenter, Providing Effective Expert Services & Testimony in Litigation, Social Security, and Workers’ Compensation Cases, New York International Association of Rehabilitation Professions (IARP) 2016 Spring Conference, 2016
  • Presenter, Continuing Legal Education Seminars, National Business Institute, Defending Section 1983 Actions

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to Super Lawyers Upstate New York list (top 5% of attorneys based upon peer reviews and other criteria) as one of the top attorneys in Upstate New York, Civil Litigation: Defense, 2017

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, Albany County Bar Association
  • Volunteer, Double H Ranch Adaptive Ski Program
  • Member, Housing Authority Defense Attorneys Group
  • Member, National Association of Dealer Counsel
  • Charter Member, New York Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Former Adjunct Professor of Litigation Practice and Real Property Law, Empire Education Corporation, Mildred Elley
  • Former President, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Upstate New York and Vermont Chapter, 2002-2005