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Edward D. Laird Jr.

20 Corporate Woods Boulevard, Suite 500 Albany, New York 12211
Firm: Carter Conboy, P.C.
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Carter Conboy, P.C.

Years In Practice

Phone Number (518) 465-3484

Edward D. Laird, Jr. concentrates his legal practice on the defense of transportation, product liability, medical malpractice, and other liability claims. He defends various transportation companies, commercial carriers, and manufacturers of aircraft, gas products, and sports equipment in State and Federal Courts throughout New York and Vermont.

In addition, Ed has successfully defended lawsuits on behalf of physicians and hospitals in various medical specialties including obstetrics, cardiology, cardiothoracic surgery, orthopedics, otolaryngology, general surgery, ophthalmology and critical care. He represents physicians before the State of New York Department of Health, Office of Professional Medical Conduct (OPMC). Ed has also represented other health care professionals, accountants, attorneys, engineers, and clergy in professional liability claims.

Why Ed?

When you meet Ed, you will understand how he has built so many long-term, loyal relationships with clients. From the start, you notice that Ed has a creative approach with a unique angle of vision. He is focused on the issues at hand, but also attentive to long-term goals, professional standing, and the values and reputation associated with your brand and products.Ed has an exceptional record of accomplishment in and out of the courtroom and is a well-respected litigator. Feedback from his clients often includes accolades related to his meticulous preparation, direct and honest communication, artful problem solving, and collaborative efforts involving his clients and team of experts.  Ed delivers both value and results.


What legal services does this lawyer offer?
How is this lawyer compensated?
This lawyer is compensated by clients, often based on an hourly fee.
Bar Admissions
New York
U.S. District Court for the District of Vermont
United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
United States District Court, Northern District of New York
United States District Court, Southern District of New York
United States Supreme Court
  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent Attorney (1990-present)
  • Best Lawyers® in America, Best Lawyer (2013-present)
  • Super Lawyers®, Super Lawyer (2009–present)
  • New York Bar Foundation, Fellow
  • Marquis “Who’s Who”® in American Law
Organizations & Affiliations
Albany County Bar Association
ALFA International Transportation Practice Group
Steering Committee
American Inns of Court, Albany Law School chapter
Past Master
Defense Research Institute (DRI)
Past President
Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, Inc.
Member, Board to Fund Equal Justice
New York State Bar Association
New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division
Committee on Character and Fitness, past
Work Experience
Carter Conboy
1977 - Current
Western New England University, J.D.
SUNY - Oswego, B.A., cum laude
Contact Details and Office Locations
20 Corporate Woods Boulevard, Suite 500
Albany, New York 12211
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