Lester D. Steinman, a member of our Municipal Law & Land Use group, has been selected to receive the "Founders Award" at the Eighteen Annual Land Use and Sustainable Development Conference at Pace Law School.
James K. Landau and Douglas S. Trokie, both members of our Cannabis Law group, will be part of a panel discussion at an event hosted by the Westchester County Bar Association, entitled "Impending Legalization of Cannabis, the Buzzz for Business".
Dolores Gebhardt, who is a member of our Collaborative Law and Matrimonial & Family Law groups, presented for the Westchester Women’s Bar Association at a program entitled, “What’s It Worth to You?: The Valuation of a Business in Corporate and Divorce Settings” .
Six of our lawyers have been selected Super Lawyers in the New York Metropolitan area. Gail M. Boggio has again been selected in the fields of Estate & Trust Litigation/Estate Planning & Probate/Elder Law. Kathleen Donelli has again been selected in the field of Family Law. Dolores Gebhardt has again been selected in the field of Family Law. James K. Landau has again been selected in the fields of Business Litigation and Appellate, and has again been selected for the Top 25 in Westchester County for Super Lawyers. Frank W. Streng has again been selected in the fields of Estate & Trust Litigation and Estate Planning & Probate. Douglas S. Trokie has again been selected in the fields of Business/Corporate, Closely Held Business, Real Estate, Business and Civil Litigation. Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have been recognized by their colleagues as having the highest degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
James K. Landau, a member of our Cannabis Law, Business Litigation and Appellate Practice groups, spoke about the possible passage of Adult-Use Legalization of Cannabis in New York, as part of a panel discussion on “Hot Topics In Cannabis Law” hosted by the Port Chester/Rye Bar Association.
McCarthy Fingar is pleased to announce that 914INC. has named Gail M. Boggio and Howell Bramson to their list of 91 Top Lawyers in Westchester. Each year 914INC. publishes their list of Westchester’s Leading Lawyers, excerpted from BL Rankings LLC list of Best Lawyers in America, the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Gail was named in the area of Trusts and Estates Litigation, and Howell was named in the area of Tax Law.
Dolores Gebhardt, who is a member of our Appellate Practice, Collaborative Law and Matrimonial & Family Law groups, authored an article for the New York Law Journal, entitled, "Presiding Over Justice in Family Law Cases in the Second Department".
James K. Landau and Douglas S. Trokie, both members of our Cannabis Law group, spoke at a CLE program entitled, “Impending Legalization of Cannabis 2019: The Buzzz for Businesses.” This program was co-sponsored by the FPA Greater Hudson Valley Chapter, the Westchester County Bar Association and the Westchester Chapter of the New York State Society of CPAs.
James K. Landau, a member of our Cannabis Law, Business Litigation and Appellate Practice groups, and Co-Chair of the Appellate Practice Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association, attending a symposium for bar leaders hosted by Justices Connolly, Cohen and Duffy of the Appellate Division, Second Department.
Judge Edward P. Borrelli, a member of our Trusts & Estates, Matrimonial & Family Law, Appellate Practice and Mediation & Arbitration Practice groups, chairs the Judicial Campaign Ethics Subcommittee of the NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics. In that capacity, Judge Borrelli served on a panel at the NYS Judicial Institute in the taping of the "2019 Judicial Campaign Ethics Online Training Video.” All candidates for election to Judicial Office this year, including incumbent judges running for re-election (except Town and Village Justices), are required to timely complete this program during his/her candidacy.