Village Attorney

Brian Nugent
Brian Nugent

Feerick Nugent MacCartney, PLLC
96 South Broadway
South Nyack, New York 10960

Telephone: (845) 353-2000
Fax: (845) 353-2789

About Brian Nugent, Esq., Partner

Firm Partner Brian D. Nugent is an experienced municipal and public labor relations attorney representing and guiding many municipalities in the Hudson Valley.  Attorney Nugent and the municipal team at Feerick Nugent MacCartney handle all aspects of municipal government and public labor relations from the day-to-day guidance to clients to representing municipal clients in litigation matter.  In the labor relations filed, Attorney Nugent represents municipalities in various matters, including Collective Bargaining Negotiations, Mediation, Compulsory Interest Arbitration, Grievance Arbitration, Improper Practice Charges before the Public Employment Relations Board (PERB), Disciplinary matters, Article 78 proceedings, Article 75 proceedings and appellate proceedings in New York’s Appellate Courts.

Attorney Nugent has had significant success in labor relations matters on behalf of the firm’s municipal clients, including numerous Towns and Villages in the lower Hudson Valley.   Our firm has a reputation for providing candid legal advice and keeping in mind the interests of the taxpayers and the fiscal concerns of local governments.  To contact Attorney Nugent, call 845-353-2000.

Practice Areas:

Litigation; Municipal Law; Labor Relations; Law Enforcement Legal Issues
Law Enforcement Liability; Land Use Law; Property Rights


2004, New Jersey;
2005, New York; U.S. District Court
2008, Southern District of New York

Law School:

Pace University of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2004


Mercy College, B.S. 2000


New York State Bar Association
Rockland County Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association


Police Officer, New York City Transit Police 1988-1991
Police Officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Suffern Police Department, 1991-2008
Trustee, Village of Sloatsburg, 2005-2009
Legal Counsel, New York Tactical Officers Association; 2008-Present

About Feerick Nugent MacCartney, PLLC

We are trial lawyers with significant skills, reputation, experience, and credentials. While that does not mean every case we handle must go to trial, it does mean that when you hire us, your adversaries and their lawyers will know you are serious about winning, and you will have lawyers working for you tirelessly to obtain the best possible result, whether it be by negotiated settlement, verdict at trial, or victory on appeal.

Our convenient office location at the foot of the Tappan Zee Bridge in South Nyack, New York, allows us to serve our clients not only in Rockland County but throughout the Greater Hudson Valley Region, including Westchester, Orange, Sullivan, Putnam, and Dutchess Counties, as well as all five boroughs of New York City.

We have the background, experience, and capacity to handle just about any litigated matter, ranging from complex, commercial litigation, to constitutional property and civil rights claims, to claims involving significant personal injury, and beyond.