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Rudolph V. Pino Jr., Senior Counsel

DIRECT 914.220.1501   FAX 914.946.0650

Rudolph V. Pino Jr. was the founding and senior partner of Pino & Associates, LLP, a law firm based in White Plains, New York for twenty-six years.  The firm merged with Fitzpatrick & Hunt, Pagano Aubert, LLP on January 1, 2017.  Mr. Pino counsels American and international clients on contractual and regulatory matters, and litigates (and arbitrates) product liability, aviation, space, and insurance coverage disputes both in the U.S. and abroad.  He has authored numerous articles concerning litigation, aviation, product liability, general insurance coverage, and telecommunication satellite insurance coverage.  He has also spoken at numerous international conferences and prepared course materials for a variety of organizations.
 
Mr. Pino has served as the Chairman of the Insurers’ 702 Forum Committee that coordinated six Boeing 702 satellite insurance claims totaling $1.5 billion.  He also served as counsel to the Insurers’ Claim Coordinating Committee for claims of constructive total loss made by the operators of the XM Rock & Roll, Galaxy 11, PAS 1R, Atlantic Bird 1, Superbird 6, and O3b, telecommunication satellites.  On behalf of 22 insurers, Mr. Pino arbitrated an action against a major satellite manufacturer, seeking to recover amounts paid in connection with the operator’s claim for total loss.  
 
Mr. Pino’s memberships include New York State Bar Association, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York; the American Bar Association, Tort and Insurance Practice Section; the New York State Bar Association, Tort and Insurance Practice Section, Defense Research Institute, Aviation Insurance Association and Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

LOCATION

White Plains
Westchester Financial Center
50 Main Street
White Plains, New York 10606
914-946-0600

EDUCATION

J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1977
New York Law School
New York, New York
 
B.A., Bachelor of Arts, 1973
Fairfield University
Fairfield, Connecticut

ADMISSIONS

New York, 1978
 U.S. District Court
Southern District of New York, 1979
 U.S. District Court
Eastern District of New York, 1979
 U.S. District Court
Northern District of New York, 1997
 U.S. Supreme Court, 1982
 U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1991
 U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1998
 U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1997