Glenn Monk

Glenn A. Monk

Owner at Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP

Location:
81 Main St. Suite 215, White Plains, New York, United States
HQ Phone:
(914) 686-4800

General Information

Experience

Torts  - Labor Law and Premises Liability Committee of the NYSBA Torts

Partner  - Colonie Center

Partner  - Jones Hirsch Connors & Bull P.C

Education

Boston College Law School

Colgate University

Affiliations

Member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section  - New York State Bar Association

Committee  - Premises Liability/Labor Law Committee

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GLENN A. MONK
Glenn A. Monk is the managing partner of the Insurance Defense practice group at Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP. Glenn has over 30 years of experience as a trial attorney specializing in tort defense litigation. Areas of particular expertise include: construction accidents, premises liability and security, products liability, general liability and insurance coverage. He represents corporations in OSHA and other administrative proceedings, and advises on claims handling. Glenn graduated from Colgate University, cum laude, in 1976. He attended Boston College Law School, graduating cum laude in 1980. During law school, he interned at the Organized Crime Strike Force of the United States Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of New York. Glenn served as an Assistant District Attorney in the Trial Division of the New York County District Attorney's Office and 1980 to 1984, during which he was appointed to the Special Narcotics Prosecutors Office and Chinese Youth Gang Unit. Upon leaving the District Attorney's Office, Glenn joined the firm of Jones Hirsch Connors & Bull, where he became a partner in 1989. He joined and formed Harrington, Ocko & Monk in 1996. Glenn is a member of the New York State Bar Association where he serves on the Executive Committee of the Torts, Insurance & Compensation Law Section and Chairs the Premises Liability/Labor Law Committee of which he was the recipient of the "Chair of the Year" Award, in January 2008. Glenn has been selected to the 2013, 2014 and 2015 Metro New York Super Lawyers® List. Additionally, he was selected to the TOP 25 list of attorneys in Westchester County, New York. Glenn was also recently awarded the John E. Leach Memorial Award for 2016 in recognition of his outstanding service and distinguished contributions to the legal profession as a member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section of the New York State Bar Association. Glenn is a frequent lecturer at numerous New York State Bar Association programs and was the New York City Program Chair of the 2014 New York State Bar Association sponsored program "Law School for Insurance Professionals. Glenn was the Co-Statewide Chair of the same program in 2013 and the Chair of the New York City program. He was again Chair and a presenter at the New York State Bar Association, New York City program on "Defending Intruder/Negligent Security Cases. In previous years, Glenn has lectured at this program on "Preservation of Evidence and Accident Investigation" and "Third-Party Practice. Glenn was Co-Chair of the statewide CLE program "Premises Liability - What You Need to Know in New York. Glenn has also lectured for Construction and Safety Industry Associations. In his personal time, Glenn is an avid skier, golfer, cyclist and sports enthusiast.

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Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP congratulates its founding partners Kevin J. Harrington, Robert S. Ocko and Glenn A. Monk as well as our attorneys Adam G. Greenberg, I. Paul Howansky, Melissa Cintron, Dawn M. Foster, Michael W. Freudenberg, John T.A. Rosenthal and Joan S. Silverman for their selection to the 2017 New York Metro Super Lawyers list.
Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP is also proud to announce that Kevin J. Harrington and Glenn A. Monk were selected to THE TOP 25 List of attorneys in Westchester County, New York. Harrington, Ocko & Monk's managing partners, Kevin J. Harrington and Glenn A. Monk, recently wrote an article on "Construction Accidents on the Rise: How to Prevent Criminal Prosecutions for Workplace Accidents," that was featured in the June issue of Construction Today. Our very own managing partner, Glenn A. Monk, was interviewed by Construction Dive and featured in their article entitled "The Dotted Line: How Employers Can Protect Construction Workers From External Threats. Glenn Monk, managing partner of the Insurance Defense practice group at Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP was recently quoted in Cornerstone Magazine, the official publication of the Association of General Contractors of New York, regarding his thoughts, from a lawyer's perspective, on the practice of taking pictures of violations observed during a safety walkthrough of a jobsite. There are differing opinions and viewpoints regarding this practice with the common goal of maintaining a safe jobsite. Pictured are partners Robert Ocko, Kevin Harrington, and Glenn Monk, as well as Eddie Santiago and John Rosenthal, both Veterans, and Ana Arroyo, a Vet Mom. Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP partners Glenn A. Monk and I. Paul Howansky were recently interviewed by Construction Dive and featured in an article entitled "Beyond the Job Site: How Construction Companies Can Keep Bystanders Safe. Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP congratulates its founding partners Kevin J. Harrington, Robert S. Ocko and Glenn A. Monk as well as our attorneys Adam G. Greenberg, I. Paul Howansky, Melissa Cintron, Dawn M. Foster, Michael W. Freudenberg, John T.A. Rosenthal and Joan S. Silverman for their selection to the 2016 New York Metro Super Lawyers list. The firm would also like to congratulate Matthew R. Bremner and Matthew O. Sullivan for their selection to the 2016 New York Metro Rising Stars.Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP is also proud to announce that Kevin J. Harrington, Glenn A. Monk and Michael W. Freudenberg were selected to THE TOP 25 List of attorneys in Westchester County, New York.Additionally, Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP will appear in The New Yorker magazine, in a special section, the Super Lawyers Publisher's list, "50 Law Firms Professionals Should Know About." Glenn Monk spoke at the Eleventh Annual Law School for Insurance Professionals on Thursday, September 15, 2016 on the topic of Premises Liability. Glenn A. Monk, Managing Partner of the Insurance Defense practice group at Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP, was recently awarded the John E. Leach Memorial Award for 2016 in recognition of his outstanding service and distinguished contributions to the legal profession as a member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section of the New York State Bar Association. Mr. Monk has more than 30 years of experience as a trial attorney specializing in tort defense litigation. On December 2, 2015, Glenn Monk and Matthew Bremner of Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP, presented at the New York State Bar Association's CLE program "Bridging the Gap" lecture series on Skillfully Handling Your First Deposition, 10 Tips for Success, which was attended by over 500 admitted lawyers and video-fed to locations throughout the state. Glenn A. Monk and Dawn M. Foster litigated the case and Dawn M. Foster wrote and argued the brief at the Appellate Division. Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP congratulates its founding partners Kevin J. Harrington, Robert S. Ocko and Glenn A. Monk as well as our attorneys Adam G. Greenberg, I. Paul Howansky, Melissa (Walters) Cintron, Dawn M. Foster, Michael W. Freudenberg and John T.A. Rosenthal for their selection to the 2015 New York Metro Super Lawyers® list. Additionally, Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP is proud to announce that Kevin J. Harrington and Glenn A. Monk were selected to the TOP 25 list of attorneys in Westchester County, New York.

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Congratulations to Glenn A. Monk on Receiving The John E. Leach Memorial Award
We are proud to announce that our client, Glenn A. Monk, Managing Partner of the Insurance Defense practice group at Harrington, Ocko & Monk, LLP, was recently awarded the John E. Leach Memorial Award for 2016. This award gives recognition to his outstanding service and distinguished contributions to the legal profession as a member of the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section of the New York State Bar Association. Monk has more than 30 years of experience as a trial attorney specializing in tort defense litigation.

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