Caitlin A. Goetz


Caitlin A. Goetz focuses her practice in the areas of litigation and insurance defense. She regularly defends cases involving premises and product liability. She also works with various municipalities, school districts and school boards defending cases with regards to civil rights, harassment and discrimination matters; police matters such as excessive force; labor and employment claims; and Article 78 petitions.


  • The University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2011
    • Development Editor, Pittsburgh Journal of Environmental and Public Health Law
  • New England School of Law/National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland, 2009
  • The Pennsylvania State University, B.A., 2007

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2012
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2015

Honors & Awards

  • Selected to Super Lawyers Upstate New York Rising Stars list
    • Personal Injury General: Defense, 2017
  • Honoree, The Post-Star 20 Under 40, 2016

Memberships & Affiliations

  • CLE Chair, Adirondack Women’s Bar Association, 2015-Present
  • Member, Albany County Bar Association
  • Member, Capital District Women’s Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Saratoga County Bar Association
  • Vice President, Saratoga Performing Arts Center’s Junior Committee
  • Member, Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York