D’Alfonso, Armand A.

Armand represents clients in the purchase and sale of commercial real estate. He is experienced in drafting and reviewing purchase and sale agreements, operating agreements, asset purchase agreements, leases, and other contracts. Prior to joining Harris Beach, Armand practiced in multiple areas of law including business entity formation, residential and commercial real estate, estate planning,… Continue reading D’Alfonso, Armand A.

Pawenski, Andrew E.

Andrew focuses his practice on representing clients in matters relating to commercial real estate transactions. He is experienced in establishing condominiums and homeowner’s associations in New York state, and has filed numerous offering plans, cooperative policy statement applications and no-action letters with the New York State Real Estate Finance Bureau. Prior to joining Harris Beach,… Continue reading Pawenski, Andrew E.

Chacchia, Bartholomew

Bart counsels management and entrepreneurs on a range of corporate and business matters, both strategic and transactional. His focus is on serving as a strong and reliable partner to clients, providing constructive advice and anticipate and respond to opportunities and challenges. Bart works diligently with clients on business entity formation and capitalization; incentive plans, executive… Continue reading Chacchia, Bartholomew

Powlin, Emma G.

Emma focuses on issues related to large development projects as part of a team that represents more than two dozen Industrial Development Agencies, more than 90 municipalities, school districts and special improvement districts and many New York state agencies. The team also represents not-for-profit organizations and private sector clients on a range of matters including… Continue reading Powlin, Emma G.

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.

Mark, Andrew R.

Andrew is an attorney in the labor and employment group where he focuses on representing school districts on a variety of education, general education, and labor and employment matters. Prior to joining Harris Beach, Andrew represented municipalities and school districts as bond counsel on a range of general obligation and lease/purchase financings. He also provided… Continue reading Mark, Andrew R.

Rizzo, Danielle M.

Danielle focuses on United States immigration and nationality law and on employment-based immigration. She represents U.S. companies and their foreign national workforce in navigating the processes for visa and permanent residency applications. She also represents foreign traders and investors seeking work authorization in the United States, as well as Canadian citizens seeking entry to the… Continue reading Rizzo, Danielle M.

Marotto, Melanie C.

Melanie assists purchasers, sellers, builders, and other entities to bring real estate development projects to fruition. Her focus is on a variety of matters required to complete transactions successfully, such as drafting purchase and sale contracts, negotiating easement and license agreements, preparing and reviewing lease agreements and assisting companies and individuals with due diligence projects.… Continue reading Marotto, Melanie C.

Palermo, Daniel J.

Dan practices in all areas of labor and employment law across several industries, both in the private and public sectors. He counsels employers on employment law matters, including litigation avoidance, internal policies, collective bargaining, employee discipline, audits, employment contracts and wage and hour issues. He also represents employers in a wide range of employment litigation… Continue reading Palermo, Daniel J.

Hanson, Kelsey L.

Kelsey is a member of a national coordinating counsel team defending a nationwide docket in complex products liability and occupational injury matters. The focus of her practice centers on mass tort litigation involving highly technical chemical exposure cases featuring dozens of defendants and requiring management of numerous expert witnesses with expertise in industrial hygiene, toxicology,… Continue reading Hanson, Kelsey L.