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

Maier, Stephen J.

Stephen Maier assists in providing counsel to state agencies, municipalities, school districts and special improvement districts on various matters concerning public finance and economic development. As part of this team, Stephen also participates in supporting and advising industrial development agencies around the state, helping devise unique solutions bringing together the public and private sectors around… Continue reading Maier, Stephen J.

Fischer, Myles B.

Myles counsels clients across New York and Florida on sophisticated estate planning, administration and tax matters. His focus includes estate, gift and generation-skipping transfer tax planning, income tax planning and business succession planning through creative and tailored strategies such as grantor-retained interest trusts, split-interest charitable trusts, sales to intentionally defective grantor trusts, life insurance and… Continue reading Fischer, Myles B.

Venter, Brendan J.

Brendan focuses his practice on developing and managing global talent acquisition programs for large and small employers seeking to fill highly skilled positions in the United States. He counsels employers located throughout New York, the United States and internationally and assists with obtaining immigration status and employment authorization for employees in both nonimmigrant and immigrant… Continue reading Venter, Brendan J.

D’Arrigo, Leonard J.

Leonard J. D’Arrigo (“L. J.”) is Partner and Co-Leader of the Immigration Practice at Harris Beach, PLLC where he specializes in corporate and professional immigration involving the full suite of employment-based immigrant (NIW, Outstanding Researcher, Extraordinary Ability, Multi-National Manager, PERM) and non-immigrant petitions (H-1B, H-2, O-1, L-1, E, TN, J-1), as well as all family-based… Continue reading D’Arrigo, Leonard J.

Powers, Lisa M.

Lisa M. Powers specializes in elder law, estate planning and estate and trust administration. She has assisted clients on these matters in greater Rochester and across New York for the past 20 years while developing essential tools for the caregivers that she consults. In addition, as a certified personal finance expert and business coach she… Continue reading Powers, Lisa M.

Pagano, Anthony F.

Anthony F. Pagano focuses his practice on commercial real estate, banking and business law. He represents several local banking institutions as well as individual clients in real estate sales, acquisitions, lending, and commercial leasing matters. He also represents clients in contract negotiations and preparation and serves as general counsel to several area retail, manufacturing and… Continue reading Pagano, Anthony F.

Speich, Jeremy H.

Jeremy assists new, emerging and established businesses with all aspects of corporate and commercial real estate transactions relating to their on-going business operations and strategic initiatives. He has extensive experience in counseling businesses and developers with commercial real estate acquisitions, complex land use transactions and lease negotiations. Jeremy received a Masters of Law in Taxation… Continue reading Speich, Jeremy H.

Barry, Mathew P.

Matt is the co-leader of the firm’s Financial Institutions and Capital Markets Industry Group, providing his clients with two decades of experience in commercial real estate and lending. He represents both community-based and large national financial institutions in all facets of commercial lending. Matt also represents businesses in the purchase, sale and leasing of commercial… Continue reading Barry, Mathew P.

Feenan (Lambert), Meaghan T.

Meaghan focuses her practice on business and commercial litigation matters, with a focus in trusts and estates litigation. She litigates accounting disputes, drafts petitions and civil pleadings, performs complex research, defends objections and dispositive motions and has experience handling large-scale discovery productions. She is familiar with both civil practice and Surrogate’s Court procedure. Meaghan was… Continue reading Feenan (Lambert), Meaghan T.