Attorney Gennaro graduated magna cum laude from the University at Albany, and
graduated cum laude from Albany Law School.
Gennaro has focused his practice on civil litigation, civil rights abuses
and criminal defense. He has tried civil and criminal cases in state and
federal courts and is committed to fighting for the rights of victims of civil
rights violations. While much of this litigation focuses on excessive force
by police officers, it can also result from other governmental actions
including denial of due process.
Gennaro handles criminal cases in both adult and juvenile courts. His
practice areas include but are not limited to drug crimes, DWI, parole and
probation, theft and fraud crimes, weapon offenses, assault crimes,
domestic violence and traffic violations. He also handles appellate issues and post-verdict relief litigation.
He has successfully argued before the Appellate Division Third Department
and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Gennaro is a member of the Albany County Bar Association, New York State
Bar Association, New York State Defenders Association, and the American Bar