Jeffrey Miragliotta, a partner in Coffey Modica O’Meara Capowski’s New York and New Jersey offices, has dedicated his career to representing insurance companies and self-insureds in insurance defense and insurance coverage matters. With more than 15 years in practice, he has encountered nearly every conceivable case and fact pattern, and thus can evaluate them quickly and accurately to determine their value and the appropriate defense strategy to pursue to resolve them efficiently and cost effectively.
Jeff defends insurers and their insureds throughout New York and New Jersey in matters involving labor law, commercial automobile accidents, product liability and construction defect. His clients include electrical contractors, general contractors, construction managers and insurance brokers. He also has represented the city of New York and the county of Nassau in tort defense matters and has counseled insurance companies on coverage matters.
Experienced in all facets of litigation, Jeff handles the entire process: from inception through resolution, whether that involves motions practice, settlement, mediation, arbitration or trial. He also has prevailed on appeals before the First and Second Departments of the New York State Supreme Court.
Jeff understands the strict perimeters under which insurance company work, and regularly monitors firm metrics to ensure he adheres to carrier guidelines in every way.
Prior to private practice, Jeff served as a law clerk to the Honorable Patricia Del Bueno Cleary of the Superior Court of New Jersey, where he garnered invaluable experience researching and writing briefs, as well as in the courtroom.
- New York
US District Court, District of New Jersey
Memberships & Affiliations
- CLM, Your Professional
Advisory Board; Insurance Coverage Committee DRI
New York City Bar Association
- City University of New York, JD
- Fordham University, BA