Michael A. Licatesi is a highly determined personal injury attorney based in New York, renowned for his extensive courtroom experience in personal injury cases and no-fault medical collections through arbitrations and civil litigation. He holds a strong record of successfully litigating significant appellate cases in the 1st and 2nd Departments, as well as arguing numerous no-fault arbitrations.

Throughout his career, Mr. Licatesi has shown a steadfast commitment to representing accident victims who have suffered severe injuries in a wide range of incidents, including automobile accidents, slip and falls, construction accidents, and medical malpractice cases. His litigation skills have led to successful outcomes in million-dollar and six-figure cases across New York State. Additionally, Mr. Licatesi shares his legal expertise by teaching continuing legal education courses and delivering lectures to law students and newly admitted attorneys at various law schools.

Mr. Licatesi holds a Juris Doctor degree from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University, where he was honored with the Legal Scholars Award and the Public Service Award. He also obtained a Bachelor's of Science degree from the Smeal College of Business at Pennsylvania State University, with a major in Risk Management/Real Estate and a concentration in Finance, graduating with distinction on the Dean's List. Prior to entering the legal profession, Michael worked in commercial real estate, successfully closing over $32,000,000 in real estate transactions.

Outside of his legal career, Mr. Licatesi actively contributes to his local community through involvement with several local churches. He organizes and participates in various charitable events, including The Thanksgiving Food Pantry, Back to School initiatives, and Mother's Day celebrations.

Mr. Licatesi is admitted to practice law in the State of New York and holds good standing in the New York State Courts, as well as the United States Eastern District.

Admission Details

2019, New York

Law School Attended

Maurice A. Deane School of Law
Class of 2019

University Attended

Smeal College of Business at Pennsylvania State University
Class of 2016