Nottingham Law Office

Nottingham Law Office

Syracuse, New York Civil Practice Attorney Providing the Service You Deserve

Firm Overview

Seasoned attorney with more than 40 years of experience serving your legal needs
The Nottingham Law Office in Syracuse, New York represents individuals and small businesses in Syracuse and throughout New York's Onondaga, Oswego, Jefferson, Madison and Cayuga Counties in matters of personal injury, wills & estates, and business & real estate law. J. Craig Kerr, Esq. has more than 40 years of experience providing effective legal services to his clients. He is a skilled attorney dedicated to ensuring successful results. He communicates with clients to ensure you realistically understand your options and offers his full attention to your case to help you reach your goals. He builds trust with his clients and works tirelessly to secure positive results. Call the Nottingham Law Office today to schedule your free initial consultation and find out how the firm can serve your legal needs.

Ethical practice delivering quality representation and successful results
J. Craig Kerr, Esq. holds himself to the highest ethical standard in his representation of his clients. He is nationally recognized in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers as AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, a testament to his:
-Integrity - J. Craig Kerr, Esq. is an honest attorney who works hard to help people. He is trained in and upholds the highest moral standards in his practice. He is compassionate with every client and works diligently to ensure effective and cost-efficient results.
-Success - He has a reputation for successfully representing clients and a demonstrated ability for providing quality service and effective advice. The firm is devoted to achieving positive results for you.
-Experience - He has more than 40 years of experience and extensive knowledge in the legal matters he addresses. Mr. Kerr has been a judge in local courts and the president of several judicial and trial attorney organizations. He is committed to employing all his skills to help you achieve your goals.

Trusted law firm helping clients in various practice areas
Clients trust J. Craig Kerr, Esq. at the Nottingham Law Office to provide sound legal advice and support in the following practice areas:
-Personal injury - In personal injury practice, the firm represents those who have been significantly injured due to the negligence of others in matters involving automobile accidents, medical malpractice, unsafe products, dangerous drugs, slips and falls, and unsafe work conditions.
-Wills & estates - In wills & estates practice, the firm helps you plan for the future in all aspects of wills and estates, including estate planning, tax issues, choosing an executor, guardianships, wills and trusts.
-Business & real estate law - In business & real estate law practice, the firm applies extensive knowledge of business, finance, property rights and real estate issues in commercial and civil matters, business formation, contract development, and commercial and residential real estate transactions and litigation.

Main Office

Main Office
One Lincoln Center, suite 1250
110 West Fayette Street
Syracuse, NY 13202




(315) 474-6049


Free Initial Consultation?

No charge for initial consultation

Office Information

Office Hours

8-5 plus evening and saturday appointments

Office Manager

Rita Otis

Emergency After Hours


Languages Spoken


Personal Injury

Personal Injury

Syracuse firm helping victims
recover for their losses
J. Craig Kerr, Esq. at the Nottingham Law Office has more than 40 years of experience successfully helping injured clients recover just compensation for losses resulting from auto accidents, medical malpractice, unsafe products, dangerous drugs, slips and falls, and unsafe work conditions.

Seeking just compensation for injuries
Personal injury claims are brought by victims who suffer physical or psychological injury directly due to another person's negligence. At the Nottingham Law Office, J. Craig Kerr, Esq. employs a practical, professional approach to ensure that his clients obtain full and fair recovery for their injuries, including damages for their past and future medical bills, lost income, emotional distress, and pain and suffering. He uses his extensive civil litigation experience, his knowledge about insurance company tactics and his skills at settlement negotiation to obtain the best possible recovery for his clients.

Personalized legal guidance
At the Nottingham Law Office in Syracuse, the client's interests are the priority. The firm provides personalized legal guidance at every step of your case, updating you on progress and fully informing you about the legal strategy and recovery options available.

J. Craig Kerr, Esq. consults with knowledgeable and respected experts to assist with case preparation. With the help of physicians, trauma doctors, pharmacists, chiropractors, forensics engineers, mechanics and accident reconstruction analysts, he is skilled at negotiating the best possible settlements. At trial, these experts are available to deliver clear, professional testimony.

Protecting your claim
New York law sets limits on the amount of time you have to file a personal injury claim. Consult an experienced personal injury attorney as soon as possible so your claim is filed within crucial statutory deadlines. By investigating your claim immediately, the Nottingham Law Office helps ensure that valuable evidence remains available and witnesses' memories remain fresh.

J. Craig Kerr

Nottingham Law Office

Practice Areas
Personal Injury; Real Estate; Estate Planning, Probate and Administration of Estates

1972, New York; U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York

Law School
Washington & Lee University, J.D.

Onondaga County, New York State and American Bar Associations.

Instructor, Judicial Training Courses, NYS Office of Court Admin., Director and President: Upstate Trial Attorneys Association, President, Onondaga County Magistrates Association, Director, NYS Trial Lawyers Association, Town Justice, Town of Onondaga, 1977-2017, Charter Member, NYS Academy of Trial Lawyers.