The partners at McDermott & McDermott have been active in their community and have been members of various municipal boards and several volunteer service organizations. In recognition for their dedicated efforts and accomplishments, they have been recognized by several federal, state, county and local elected officials as well as many local and regional business and community organizations.

Mr. McDermott and Ms. McDermott have received many awards and recognition for community service:

  • Somers Central School District Education Foundation - inducted into Hall of Fame

  • Governor’s Certificate of Recognition

  • United States Congress Certificate of Special Appreciation

  • NYS Senate and Assembly Joint Resolution of Merit

  • Westchester County Board of Legislators Proclamation of Recognition

  • NYS Assembly Citation of Merit

  • Somers Town Board Proclamation of Merit

  • Notable Neighbor Award, 2006 Issue of Getting to Know Somers, Guide Communications, Inc.

  • Westchester County Executive's Certification of Distinguished Service

  • NYS Assembly Proclamation of Recognition

  • Westchester County Bar Association Citation of Appreciation

  • JIMMY Foundation, Making the Difference Award

Michael McDermott along with law partner wife, Fausta, arguing a case before the Appellate Division.