Rooted in History,
Focused on the Present

Founded in 1946 in White Plains, NY, McCarthy Fingar has been a leader in the legal and business community in Westchester County and beyond ever since.

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About our Firm

Committed to Helping
our Clients Succeed

Today, McCarthy Fingar’s lawyers  work in diverse areas of concentration. We work with a base of long-standing clients, include, but are not limited to numerous municipal corporations; individuals and companies engaged in various industries, such as financial, banking, manufacturing, real estate development and lending, insurance, private equity capital, accounting and software development; and charitable organizations.

About our Practices

Problem Solvers,
Advocates, and Leaders

Our lawyers demonstrate a special blend of skills and know-how which helps our clients succeed in their business and personal planning, in transactional matters and in litigation. Our attorneys come to us from a divergent group of law schools, from other law firms, from government, and from the judiciary.

Meet our Team

In the News


Beals Joins Firm’s Municipal Law & Land Use Group

Allegra Perez Beals

We are pleased to announce that Allegra Perez Beals has joined the firm as an associate and is a member of our Municipal Law & Land Use group.


Landau Speaks on Cannabis Law

James K. Landau

James K. Landau, a member of our Cannabis Law, Commercial Litigation and Appellate Practice groups, spoke on “Cannabis Law — Licensing, Ethics and Developing Case Law“, in a program hosted by the White Plains Bar Association.


McCarthy Fingar’s Municipal Attorneys Successfully Defend the Village of Pelham against a Non Responsible Bidder

Clinton B. Smith James K. Landau Lester D. Steinman

Representing the Village of Pelham, several of McCarthy Fingar’s municipal attorneys (Jim Landau, Clinton Smith and Lester Steinman) recently obtained the dismissal of an Article 78 proceeding commenced by an unsuccessful bidder for a garbage hauling contract who was found by the Village not to be a responsible bidder under the General Municipal Law. In dismissing the petition, the Supreme Court, Westchester… Read More »


McCarthy Fingar Wins Appeal Concerning Merestead, a Westchester County Park

Hon. Edward P. Borrelli James K. Landau Frank W. Streng

Representing the County of Westchester, an interdisciplinary team of litigators at McCarthy Fingar, which included James K. Landau, Edward P. Borrelli and Frank W. Streng, won an appeal in Matter of Merestead in the Appellate Division, Second Department.  In Merestead, the Second Department upheld a lower’s denial of an attempt by a neighboring landowner to intervene and dismiss a… Read More »


McCarthy Fingar’s “Super Lawyers”

Douglas S. Trokie Frank W. Streng Gail M. Boggio James K. Landau Michael S. Kutzin Susan Taxin Baer

Six of our lawyers have been selected Super Lawyers in the New York Metropolitan area. Susan Taxin Baer has again been selected in the fields of Estate Planning & Probate. Gail M. Boggio has again been selected in the fields of Estate & Trust Litigation/Estate Planning & Probate/Elder Law.  Michael S. Kutzin has again been selected in the fields… Read More »

Dedicated to
Our Community

McCarthy Fingar prides itself on its tradition of involvement in the community, in bar associations, and in related activities. Our lawyers are active in civic and charitable organizations in their own communities as well as in Westchester and in the Lower Hudson Valley.

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Looking Forward
To Working With You

711 Westchester Avenue
Suite 405
White Plains, NY 10604
Phone: (914) 946-3700
Fax: (914) 946-0134

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