Margaret Comard Lynch, Esq.


With over 30 years of litigation experience, Margaret joined Maguire Cardona in 2017.

She is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and Albany Law School.

Her practice areas include civil rights, employment liability, premises liability, serious motor vehicle accidents, municipal liability, labor law and professional malpractice.

Throughout her career, Margaret has tried numerous cases and argued many appeals in the State and Federal Courts of New York as well as the New York State Division of Human Rights.

Margaret is a former chair of the Trial Lawyers Section of the New York State Bar Association and has served on its executive committee since 1991. She has been appointed to a number of Bar Association Committees and currently serves on the screening committee for Court of Appeals candidates for the Albany County Bar Association. She has served as co-chair of the Committee on the Tort System for the New York State Bar Association since 2010. From 2002-2006 she served as representative from the Third Judicial District to the New York State Judicial Conference and for twelve years was a member of the Judicial Screening Committee for the Albany County Democratic Committee.

Margaret is also a former president of the Board of Directors for St. Catherine’s Center for Children.

Margaret is admitted to practice in the State of New York and before the United States District Court- Northern District of New York as well as the United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

She is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell.