The Cicala Law Firm PLLC is a civil litigation firm with the experience and knowledge to efficiently handle legal issues large and small. We have a particular expertise in prosecuting commercial, consumer and health care fraud matters on behalf of individuals, businesses and governmental clients. We maintain a diverse, experienced and nimble team comprised of attorneys, analysts, health care and IT professionals. We are structured in a manner that permits us to take on both individual cases or to manage complex multi-party proceedings. We are experienced in both federal and state courts. We believe in taking advantage of cutting edge technology to identity claims and particularize damages, including through data mining.  Our team has the skills to do this work in house which permits cost savings for our clients. In addition to our litigation services, we are available for health care cost containment efforts such as pharmacy benefit claims evaluation. We welcome strategic partnerships with other firms where our team may complement their activities on behalf of their clients.

“Joanne’s representation was tenacious and effective, delivering much-needed funds back to our County and the State of New York. Joanne demonstrated a true mastery of the law involved and worked beautifully with our public employees to minimize the burdens typically associated with litigation.” – Carol Stevens, Greene County Attorney

“Joanne successfully represented over 40 New York County governments in multiple complex litigation cases against the nation’s largest prescription drug companies.  While prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes, I can highly recommend Joanne.  Her work ethic, research and diligence is evident in her advocacy.”  – Stephen J. Acquario, Executive Director, New York State Association of Counties


"...Joanne Cicala served our counties well, and hereby receives my most sincere endorsement and recommendation to all who seek to retain her law firm.” — Stephen A. Pechenik, Rensselaer County Attorney