OUR ADVANTAGE
WE'LL WORK HARD FOR YOUR SUCCESS
WE'LL WORK HARD FOR YOUR SUCCESS
O'Hara, O'Connell & Ciotoli: Intelligence, Experience, Diligence

At O'Hara, O'Connell & Ciotoli, we will work harder and smarter, so that your trust in us is rewarded.

Our aim is simple: To provide our clients the best legal service in Central New York. We have been practicing in Syracuse for more than 40 years and our team has more than 100 years of experience
 
Just as important, we know that you need lawyers who will listen to your concerns, understand your situation and help craft a practical solution to your legal problem. Our clients range from individuals and small businesses to large enterprises and our goal with every one is to meet these needs.

"Being your lawyer is an earned privilege that we take seriously. We will do what it takes to achieve the best for you, our client."  
Dennis G. O'Hara

Our Expertise

Federal Court Certified to Represent Class Action Plaintiffs

LITIGATION

We represent plaintiffs in serious personal injury and wrongful death cases caused by automobile accidents, medical malpractice, construction site accidents, product liability and other acts. 

EDUCATION LAW

We understand the statutes, regulations, court cases and other complex information required to protect schools, students, parents, teachers and administrators, 
 

EMPLOYMENT

We are experienced in handling discipline and discharge cases, unfair employment practices, and our expertise in all aspects of education law is widely acknowledged.

WAGE & HOUR ISSUES 

We represent parties in individual and class actions based on violations of the labor laws, failure to pay proper wages, overtime and/or to provide other benefits.

BUSINESS TRANSACTIONS

We provide advice and counsel to individuals and business entities regarding commercial , contract and corporate issues and litigate to protect their tights whenever necessary.

FAMILY ASSETS

We help individuals and families acquire and keep primary assets with our real estate and trust & estate planning services, including assistance dealing with Medicare, Social Security and other agencies.