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PILATO LAW, PLLC
A former prosecutor, David C. Pilato is a highly dedicated and experienced criminal defense and personal injury attorney servicing Rochester, NY and its surrounding areas.
Mr. Pilato fights tirelessly for his clients' rights in an effort to achieve the best possible outcome. He has experience with criminal cases of all kinds, ranging from simple violations and misdemeanors to serious felonies. Mr. Pilato has represented clients charged with Murder, Robbery, Burglary, Assault, Drug, Weapons, and DWI charges.
In addition to his criminal legal work, Mr. Pilato has an incredibly successful track record in personal injury cases. He helps accident victims get compensated for serious injuries resulting from another’s negligence including cases involving car accidents, motorcycle accidents, slip and fall injuries, and dog bites.
Mr. Pilato's clients receive a high level of professionalism, hard work and dedication. Each case is handled with personal attention and care.
After graduating from law school, Mr. Pilato served as an Assistant District Attorney with the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office for almost four years. During his tenure as an Assistant District Attorney, Mr. Pilato held positions in several Bureaus, including Motions & Appeals, Local Courts & Grand Jury, and Investigations, where he was assigned to the Firearms & Gang Violence Division.
Mr. Pilato is admitted to practice in the courts of New York State, and in Federal courts in the Western and Northern Districts of New York, as well as the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. He works with clients located in Rochester and its surrounding areas, including Penfield, Fairport, Greece, Gates, Irondequoit, Pittsford, and Henrietta.
J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 2006
B.A., Tufts University, 1999
New York State Bar Association
Monroe County Bar Association
New York State Defenders Association
National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyer