Brian J. Donnelly to Speak at 2010 Council on Litigation Management Conference

New York, NY, January 11, 2010 --( Brian J. Donnelly, a Partner at Ahmuty, Demers & McManus, New York, NY, has been selected to speak at the 2010 Annual Conference of the Council on Litigation Management (CLM). Mr. Donnelly is slated to speak on the topic “Technology for Maximum Impact At Trial and Mediation.”

The conference will be one of the largest, fully inclusive defense industry conferences in 2010. It will be held March 24-26 in Ponte Vedra, Florida, will feature approximately 150 speakers and is expected to draw attendees from around the world. Registration for the conference is now open at

Brian J. Donnelly was an Assistant District Attorney in the Nassau County District Attorney’s Office from 1985 to 1988. During those three years he tried twenty five jury trials to verdict. Many of those convicted were violent criminals and drug offenders with extensive prior criminal records. The conviction rate for cases tried by Mr. Donnelly was extraordinarily high. When he left the District Attorney’s office to join Ahmuty, Demers & McManus, he was honored by his colleagues for his leadership, integrity, and professional ability as a trial attorney.

In 1988 he joined the firm of Ahmuty, Demers & McManus as an associate and became a partner in 1993. He has tried cases for Ahmuty, Demers & McManus for the past twenty years both in State and Federal Court.

Mr. Donnelly has tried cases of the highest exposure in Courts throughout New York State. Several of the cases tried by Mr. Donnelly have drawn attention from the media including the first case to go to trial of a firefighter involved in the post 9/11 recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site.

Mr. Donnelly has lectured at various insurance carriers, self insured corporations, and third-party administrators. In his vast experience as a speaker before various professional organizations he has lectured across the United States on topics of interest in the field of tort litigation.

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