Virtual hearings are here – we represent our clients via virtual hearings – in effect statewide.

Jason Carlton is currently serving as the President of the Broome County Bar Association.


Jason Carlton presented:

HR CLASS: Wednesday, July 22nd • 10:00am-12:00pm

Basics of Workers’ Compensation for the Employer


  • Definitions of First Aid / Section 110 
  • When to file a WC claim 
  • Employer’s Responsibility regarding WC claims 
  • C-2 – Most important data on the C-2 
  • C-240 – When is it needed and how to complete it? 
  • C-11 – When is it needed and how to complete it?
  • Employers Best Practices once a WC claim has occurred 
  • Disability Benefits & WC Compensation 

Interactions of Sick and Vacation time with Workers’ Compensation

David L. Niefer and Jason M. Carlton will be attending the NYSIA Annual Conference.

John H. Snyder recently completed Diversity: Inclusion in the Modern Workplace at Utica College

Shane Armstrong, one of two Co-Chairs of Veterans Legal Clinic, organized the Clinic on behalf of the Broome County Bar Foundation for the second year to help veterans with different areas of law such as wills, trusts, Medicaid planning, and Powers of Attorney/Health Care Proxies.

On September 23, John Snyder presented on Case Law Updates, Trends and Developments at The NYSBA Workers’ Compensation Law Update 2019 in Syracuse.

In September, Jason M. Carlton presented on causation analysis of chemical exposure claims at the National Conference of the Association of Occupational Health Professionals. For more information:

Gitto & Niefer, LLP are members of the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce.

John H. Snyder will be attending the TICL section of the NYSBA annual meeting in January.

David L. Niefer recently attended the NYSASIC conference.

Edmond F. Morreall serves as past-president of the Board of Directors for the Baden-Powell Council of the Boy Scouts of America. He is an Executive Board member.

Shane E. Armstrong co-chairs the Broome County Bar Association Law Day committee.

The firm is a member of NYSASIC and NYSIA.