Cecil E. Floyd

Cecil E. Floyd

Offices: New York, Hartford
Senior Associate

Cecil has served as trial counsel with several New York defense firms handling high exposure cases involving premises liability, motor vehicle negligence, construction accidents, product liability and property damage on behalf of numerous major liability and casualty insurance carriers.

J.D. from American University, 1981
B.A. in Philosophy from Colby College, 1976
Tried over 100 cases to verdict
New York State Bar
Connecticut State Bar
United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

News Insights

December 17, 2018

Cecil Floyd Wins Defense Verdict In Case Where Jury Awards $28 Million Against Other Defendants

After a four week trial in Supreme Court, Westchester County, Cecil Floyd secured a defense verdict in Gloria G. v. City School District of the City of Mount Vernon et al. Index No. 70026/12.

December 12, 2018

Cecil Floyd and Josh Kardisch Prevail on Plaintiff's Appeal Before the Second Department

On December 5, 2018, the Second Department issued a Decision and Order in the matter of Syed A. Shah v. Mo M. Rahman, et al. under Docket No. 2016-04719 which affirmed the Judgment of the Court below.

April 14, 2021

Florina Altshiler on Court TV

Russo & Gould partner Florina Altshiler appeared on Court TV on April 13. Florina provided commentary and legal analysis of the Derek Chauvin trial in Minnesota.