Hon. Victoria A. Graffeo Installed as President of the Capital District Italian-American Bar Association

On March 23, 2017 the Hon. Victoria A. Graffeo was installed as president of the Capital District Italian-American Bar Association at the Association’s annual dinner. Judge Graffeo has established a longstanding reputation for her involvement in the legal and service community. The Capital District Italian-American Bar Association aims to facilitate professional development and improve the [...]

Nicole J. Christian Joins HB Solutions LLC as Economic Development Grant Writer

With more than ten years of executive management experience in grant writing and administration at all levels of government, Nicole J. Christian has joined HB Solutions LLC as a grant writer for the economic development and public affairs team. In her previous roles, she secured millions of dollars in grant funds for clients throughout New [...]

Harris Beach Elects Six Attorneys as Partners

Harris Beach attorneys Eric J. Bach, William Q. Lowe, John A. Mancuso, Steven P. Nonkes, Joshua A. Penner and Marnie E. Smith were elected partners of the firm effective January 1, 2017. Eric J. Bach focuses his practice on not-for-profit organizations and the health care industry. He advises institutional providers, insurers, and municipalities in matters [...]

Keith Brown receives Long Island Business News “Leadership in Law” Award

On Thursday, November 17, 2016, Keith Brown was recognized as a “Leader in Law” by the Long Island Business News, for those individuals whose leadership, both in the legal profession and in the community, has had a positive impact on Long Island.  Recipients of this award demonstrate outstanding achievements, involvement in their profession, support of [...]

Judi Abbott Curry Elected to Harris Beach Management Committee

The partnership of Harris Beach PLLC law firm has elected Judi Abbott Curry to the firm’s Management Committee. As a co-leader of the firm’s Medical and Life Sciences Industry Team, Judi concentrates in the areas of mass tort and complex product liability involving pharmaceuticals, medical devices, implants, compounded medicines, biologics, over-the-counter drugs, solvents and other [...]

Harris Beach Announces Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drone) Attorney Team

Harris Beach PLLC has launched an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) attorney team to provide a full spectrum of legal services to the emerging drone industry. The drone legal team is comprised of attorneys from several disciplines to address issues such as regulatory compliance, navigating government contracts, securing IP protection, mitigating risk, and enhancing cybersecurity. Harris [...]

John McManus named managing partner of Harris Beach’s Albany and Saratoga, New York offices

Harris Beach PLLC has named John McManus managing partner of the firm’s Albany and Saratoga offices.  As part of the firm’s energy and environmental practices, John represents corporate and individual clients on a wide range of legal and regulatory matters.  He routinely represents clients before the New York State Public Service on regulatory compliance matters [...]

Attorney Brian D. Roy Joins Harris Beach PLLC

Harris Beach PLLC has expanded its Financial Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group with the addition of Brian D. Roy of Liverpool as an associate in the Syracuse office.  He focuses on bankruptcy, bankruptcy litigation, workouts and insolvency matters. Mr. Roy received his JD in 2011, cum laude, from the State University of New [...]

Harris Beach Lawyers Selected in 2016 Edition of New York Super Lawyers

Harris Beach PLLC is proud to announce that 62 of its attorneys have been named to the 2016 edition of New York Super Lawyers.  The lawyers and practice area categories in which they are listed are:  Anthony J. Adiutori:  Real Estate Christopher Andreucci:  Government Finance Julie M. Bargnesi:  Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Defense Edward [...]

Harris Beach Expands Commercial Real Estate Practice with Addition of Timothy P. Johnson

Harris Beach PLLC has expanded its Commercial Real Estate Practice Group in Western New York with the addition of Timothy P. Johnson of Elma, former First Vice President / Assistant General Counsel at First Niagara. Tim focuses on commercial and industrial (C&I) lending, commercial real estate secured lending, and commercial loan workouts and loan restructurings.  [...]