George Rusk, Jr.
George Rusk Jr.
of Counsel
John J. Wadlin
John J. Wadlin

of Counsel
Daniel G. Heppner
Daniel G. Heppner 
Daniel M. Martuscello
Daniel M. Martuscello
John G. Rusk
John G. Rusk 
Daniel J. Rusk
Daniel J. Rusk
Pamela D. Rusk
Pamela D. Rusk

Jason J.Kovacs
Mike Kavanagh
Michael Kavanagh
of Counsel


John G. Rusk, Daniel G. Heppner, and John J. Wadlin have been selected as 2014 New York Super Lawyers. Jason J. Kovacs has been selected as a 2014 Rising Star. John G. Rusk has been selected to the top 25 of Hudson Valley Super Lawyers for 2014.  Congratulations to all.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

A Continuing Tradition of Excellence

Ulster County's Oldest Law Firm • Offices in Kingston and Marlboro

Rusk, Wadlin, Heppner & Martuscello LLP is among the most trusted names in legal representation in Ulster County and beyond. Trusted for a heritage of nearly 150 years. Trusted for our commitment to integrity. Trusted for our reputation for results.

Established in 1870, our firm is the oldest law firm in Ulster County. We are dedicated to the highest standards of ethical legal practice and have received the AV® Peer Review Rating*. We provide cost-effective solutions and proven legal advocacy for individuals and businesses in Kingston, New York, and throughout the Hudson Valley. We provide legal services in a wide range of practice areas: including personal injury, medical malpractice, civil litigation, real estate, divorce and family law, and estates and probate. Because of our broad base of experience we can assist clients with any of the following:

  • Securing full compensation for injuries caused by another person's negligence, including car accidents, slip and fall accidents, construction accidents, or medical malpractice
  • Litigating business or other disputes
  • Protecting your interests in a divorce or child custody dispute
  • Facilitating real estate transactions and resolving real estate disputes
  • Drafting wills and trusts, estate planning, and probate administration

Commitment to Quality - Courage and Conviction

Rusk, Wadlin, Heppner & Martuscello, LLP is dedicated to the highest standards of professional practice, personalized attention, and service to the Hudson Valley community. Our Certified Trial Lawyers have obtained substantial verdicts and settlements in personal injury litigation. We strive to be responsive and effective for every one of our clients.

For knowledgeable representation in personal injury, family law, real estate, wills and trusts, commercial litigation, or any legal issue, contact trusted lawyers with the courage and conviction to take your case. We offer a free personal injury consultation, including evenings, weekends, and hospital visits by appointment.

*CV, BV and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

Attorney Advertising | With offices in Kingston, New York and Marlboro, the law firm of Rusk, Wadlin, Heppner & Martuscello LLP serves clients in Ulster County, Dutchess County, Orange County, Greene County, Westchester County, Putnam County, Sullivan County, and Long Island, Albany County, including the communities of New Paltz, Saugerties, Woodstock, Poughkeepsie, Rhinebeck, Red Hook, Wappinger's Falls, Catskill, Hunter, Middletown, Goshen, Albany, Newburgh, Catskills and Hudson Valley.


Kingston Office
255 Fair Street
P.O. Box 3356
Kingston, New York 12402

Phone: (845) 331-4100
Fax: (845) 331-6930

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Marlboro Office
1390 Route 9W
P.O. Box 727
Marlboro, NY 12542

Phone: (845) 236-4411
Fax: (845) 236-3190

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