MCLC partner Brian Carr was invited by the Trucking Association of New York to speak at its Annual Management Conference on September 25, 2023 in Clayton, NY.  Brian addressed the association’s members on the topic “Understanding and Defusing Nuclear Verdicts”, specifically the alarming rate of inflation of verdicts, various reasons for the increase, and case studies involving the trucking industry.

The Annual Management Conference is TANY’s premier event, bringing together leaders of New York’s trucking industry for informative meetings and educational sessions. Monaco Cooper Lamme & Carr, PLLC partners with TANY and is their preferred legal counsel in upstate New York.

About Brian Carr

Brian Carr is an accomplished litigator, business advisor, and negotiator who represents clients in commercial matters and in the transportation, aviation, construction, and small business industries. He regularly protects the interests of businesses, contractors, manufacturers, retailers, and transportation clients in courts throughout New York, as well as in mediations and arbitrations, administrative hearings, and before governmental and regulatory agencies. Brian has been named to Best Lawyers in America®, SuperLawyers®, and is rated AV® Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell. He can be reached at (518) 675-7741 and at

About Monaco Cooper Lamme & Carr, PLLC

MCLC is a law firm dedicated to providing exceptional legal services and unparalleled value while building rewarding and lasting relationships with our clients. Our team includes seasoned trial and transactional attorneys who are nationally recognized industry and legal authorities in a wide range of practices and are supported by a remarkable professional support staff. For more information on our firm, visit or contact our Marketing Director, Stacy A. Smith at