The No-Fault Committee was created in January 2012 to address the
needs of practitioners dealing with and litigating No-Fault
disputes. I currently Chair the Committee and my Vice-Chair is
Cassandra Kazukenas. Our contact information is below.
Please reach out to the NYSBA or us directly to join the Committee. If
you are a member of the Section, membership in this Committee is
This Committee will be utilizing its email list serv to share
information about emerging trends and cases in the area of No-Fault
law. We will also be organizing continuing legal education
courses, writing articles and having substantive workshops in the area
of No-Fault. We will work closely with the Automobile Committee
Chaired by Thomas Cunningham.
I hope for your active participation in the list-serve emails. Your
input and insight are both welcomed and critical and they will be shared
with the Executive Committee when it is dealing with legislative
initiatives and other issues affecting practitioners like us. Through
the active participation by the members of this committee, well-reasoned
law or new procedure can be properly presented for recommendation to the
NYSBA and hopefully ratified by the New York Legislature.
Like other TICL committees, this committee provides its members with
an opportunity to be heard. As noted above, we encourage all
members with an interest in shaping the way we practice to join this
committee and participate in the initiatives. Your ideas, thoughts and
practical approaches are welcomed. You have a voice and a forum to be