Thomas C. Burke, Partner

Direct Dial: 585-263-9540

Practice focus:
Following graduation from law school where he was the co-author of a textbook, "Religion under the State Constitutions" with Professor Chester J. Antieau, he served as a Captain in the United States Army assigned to Headquarters, Military District of Washington and then joined the then firm of Reilly, McLouth, Lines & Wilkens, a predecessor to Osborn, Reed & Burke LLP. 
Tom is an experienced civil litigator whose practice has encompassed the defense of individuals and institutions in a broad variety of lawsuits involving claimed medical malpractice, product liability, and vehicular and construction site accidents.
Bar Admissions:
  • New York, 1965
  • District of Columbia, 1966
  • Canisius College, BA, Cum Laude, 1961
  • Georgetown University Law Center, JD, 1964
Court Admissions:
  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York 
  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
Awards & Commendations:
  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers since 1993
  • Best Lawyers in America since 1995 
  • New York Super Lawyers® since 2007
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating
Professional/Civic Activities:
  • Monroe County Bar Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Catholic Youth Organization (Past Board Member and Board President)
  • Ombudsman, New York State Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Patrick LaJuett,
Jul 17, 2014, 11:45 AM