Patrick J. Cooney is a Partner in the Albertson office. He handles a wide variety of matters for the firm while supervising the firm's young associates. In addition to managing his own case load, Mr. Cooney tries many of ADM's more complex and high exposure cases. He is the editor and a contributing writer for the firm's newsletter. Mr. Cooney has also lectured on a number of topics, including the New York State Labor Law, New York Pattern Jury Instructions and Risk Management.
Outside the firm, Patrick serves on the Executive Board and as counsel to the Long Island Amateur Hockey League. Following a successful officiating career and serving 12 years as the Referee-In-Chief for NYSAHA/USA Hockey, Eastern Zone of New York, Patrick continues to work with hockey officials in New York City and Long Island as the Local Training Supervisor. He has been recognized by the LIAHL for his service and dedication to the development of youth hockey. As a coach, Patrick has been recognized as a "Coach of the Year" and honored for his efforts in developing young hockey players.
Patrick is the recipient of the 2016 Chris Kirgan Award given by NYSAHA, East Section/USA Hockey in Recognition of his integrity and substantial and outstanding contributions to the sport of ice hockey.