Carling, Steven G.

Steve is an experienced labor and employment attorney who also has extensive experience in representing school districts on matters related to education law in New York State. He most recently served as Acting General Counsel at the Rochester City School District, one of New York’s “Big 5” city school districts. As Acting General Counsel, and… Continue reading Carling, Steven G.

Hallak, Daniel S.

Daniel is a litigator with a wide range of experience in commercial, civil rights and tort litigation in state, federal and appellate courts and arbitrations. Daniel has represented clients in high-end/high-profile civil RICO litigation, healthcare litigation, business disputes and business torts, collections, and commercial real estate litigation. Daniel also handles a diverse set of transactional… Continue reading Hallak, Daniel S.

Wolfe, William M. X.

William, a first-generation college graduate, law graduate and attorney, focuses his practice on bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, workouts and insolvency matters. He has a particular focus on financial restructuring and recovery involving long-term care facilities and related creditors. Working collaboratively with other associates and partners, William handles discovery along with a range of other pre-trial matters,… Continue reading Wolfe, William M. X.

Kramarchyk, Katerina M.

Kat represents clients in all matters germane to businesses, and has experience consulting on business ownership disputes, intellectual property (copyright, trademark, trade dress, trade secret), insurance defense and coverage, contract enforcement and interpretation, compliance with state and federal laws, including in the health care and education sectors, and negligence/risk management. Kat’s business background allows her… Continue reading Kramarchyk, Katerina M.

Breitenbach, Roy W.

Roy is an experienced trial lawyer in the areas of health care and commercial litigation. Health care providers and related health care entities rely on his extensive experience to help them resolve complex business disputes, regulatory matters, employment-related litigation, and patient access matters, successfully and efficiently. A significant aspect of Roy’s health care practice involves… Continue reading Breitenbach, Roy W.

Afzali, Javid

As a commercial litigator and trusted strategic advisor, Javid counsels domestic and international companies on issues involving a range of business, real estate, land use and environmental matters. He works directly with company principals and in-house counsel to help them achieve their goals related to corporate governance, project development, corporate and commercial dispute resolution, and… Continue reading Afzali, Javid

Mahoney, Ryan C.

Ryan is an experienced litigator, skilled in all stages of a case from inception through verdict. Ryan formerly served as an Assistant Borough Chief/Senior Counsel in the Tort Division of the New York City Law Department, where he directly supervised a team of attorneys and paralegals litigating an active caseload of approximately 300 matters. While… Continue reading Mahoney, Ryan C.

Gorman, III, Francis L.

FL represents national, regional and local real estate developers and property owners in public, private/family office, not-for-profit and governmental sectors. He is recognized statewide as a seasoned commercial real estate attorney focusing on acquisitions and development, land use, commercial leasing and financings, public-private partnerships, real estate and development-related litigation and general corporate matters. FL’s legal… Continue reading Gorman, III, Francis L.

Fiut, Allison B.

Allison is a civil litigator who focuses her practice on resolving a range of commercial disputes in New York state and federal courts and through alternative dispute resolution. She represents clients in business divorce, breach of contract, non-compete, and trade secret misappropriation matters; as well as shareholder, commercial lease, real estate title, environmental contamination, and… Continue reading Fiut, Allison B.

Spitz, Jr., James A.

As chairman of Harris Beach, Jim leads the management committee in developing the strategic direction of the firm. He served as CEO of Harris Beach from 2005 to 2017. During his tenure he has overseen the expansion of the firm into a leading regional law firm with nationally-recognized practices and consulting subsidiaries, achieving fifty percent… Continue reading Spitz, Jr., James A.