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A full service law firm providing comprehensive legal, transactional and advisory services, LBC&C is a recognized leader in insurance law and professional liability defense. With a proven track record of successfully defending legal, accounting, business and design professionals, LBC&C is with you every step of the way because we know it really matters.



Our attorneys are skilled and experienced litigators, having represented clients in all phases of litigation from the initial claim process and pleadings through trial and appeal.

Practice Areas

LBC&C provides a full range of legal services to professionals, businesses and institutions nationwide. Organized into specific practice groups, all of a client’s legal matters can be handled at LBC&C.

Our Firm

Founded in 1981, LBC&C is one of the largest law firms on Long Island. Every matter entrusted to the Firm is handled with extreme pride, strong dedication, superior skills and steadfast diligence.



On March 12, 2019, L’Abbate Balkan partner, William T. McCaffery, will present “Malpractice Claims Against Defense Counsel: Preventing and Recognizing Potential Claims” at the 2019 CLM Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida.

Insurance defense firms face increasing exposure to legal malpractice claims from their clients, the insurance carriers that retain them, and even excess insurers.


Daniel A. McFaul, Jr. presents CLE seminar entitled, “Defending Clients in Professional Disciplinary Actions”, Tuesday, February 26, 2019.

Mr. McFaul discusses what to expect when representing a licensed professional who is faced with a professional misconduct claim and what's involved in responding to a complaint.


Lee J. Sacket To Present "Best Practices to Address the Often Overlooked and Generally Underestimated Liability Issues Involving Your Camp Staff" at the 2019 Tri-State Camp Conference on March 12, 2019.

A camp's potential liability does not end at the conclusion of evening activity. Staff off-site and after hour activity can be the source of a variety of staff related liability claims.