Client Press Releases

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Four attorneys from Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC have been selected to the 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers list and six more attorneys from the Firm have been selected to the 2014 New York Metro Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are selected...

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

HEMPSTEAD, NY — Frederick K. Brewington of The Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has been selected to the list of New York Metro Super Lawyers for 2014. He was recognized in the practice areas of Civil Rights, Criminal Defense and Employment Litigation: Plaintiff. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are...

Monday, September 22, 2014

UNIONDALE, NY — Wayne Edwards, a Partner with Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC, recently represented a client which converted a building at the site of the former Gulf gas station at 300 Powerhouse Road in East Hills into a Dunkin Donuts. The new 1,600-square-foot facility is located and now open at the end of the 8,000-...

Friday, September 19, 2014

JAMAICA ESTATES, NY — Attorney Tanya Hobson-Williams of Hobson-Williams, P.C. has been selected as one of the Top 50 Most Influential Women by Long Island Business News. She will be honored at a special ceremony on October 23 from 6-10 p.m. at Crest Hollow Country Club.

Appointed to the...

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Frederick K. Brewington of the Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has announced that a New York State District Court awarded a jury verdict in the amount of $420,000 to his client, Jonathan Wharton. The jury found that the defendants — Nassau County, the Nassau County Sheriff’s Department, Elizabeth Loconsolo, Captain...

Friday, September 12, 2014

JAMAICA ESTATES, NY — Attorney Tanya Hobson-Williams of Hobson-Williams, P.C. has been selected as one of the Top 50 Most Influential Women by Long Island Business News. She will be honored at a special ceremony on October 23 from 6-10 p.m. at Crest Hollow Country Club.

Appointed to the bench by the Incorporated Village of Hempstead Board of Trustees in 2008,...

Friday, August 29, 2014

Frederick K. Brewington of the Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington has announced that the New York State Commissioner of Education has upheld an appeal he filed on behalf of his client, Maribel Touré. The Commissioner’s Office has refused to acknowledge Betty Cross as the winner of the Hempstead School Board Trustee...

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Melville, NY — Brian Andrew Tully, Esq. of the firm Tully & Winkelman, P.C. has announced that Andrea J. Serie, BSW, MPA, has joined the firm as its Elder Care Coordinator. In her new role, she will be responsible for helping the firm’s Life Care Planning clients and their families identify and solve any problems...

Friday, August 22, 2014

The majority of the Appellate Division recently upheld a New Jersey Supreme Court decision that The Margolis Law Firm and its client were awarded $42,000.00, in addition to keeping the $75,000.00 settlement, despite the fact that the adversary paid the $75,000.00 settlement obligation with money that did not belong to him....

Thursday, August 21, 2014

UNIONDALE, NY — Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC has announced that Christian Browne, a Partner with the Firm, successfully represented the Atlantic Beach Club against two local residents who claimed the zoning variances granted to the establishment would result in injury, or damage, to their property due to traffic...

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

WESTBURY, NY — Attorney Neil H. Greenberg, Esq., Principal/Founder, Neil H. Greenberg and Associates, P.C., says this new “prevailing wage” law for New York City will provide a better quality of life for some building service employees and will help boost the city’s economy.  However, New York City will likely see more cases...

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

UNIONDALE, NY — Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC has announced that Daniel Baker, a Partner with the Firm, has been appointed Tenth Judicial District Representative to the Real Property Law Section (RPLS) of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA). In his new role, Mr. Baker will participate in RPLS Executive Committee...

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Recent Reports Point to Widespread Violations Compromising Patient Care

JAMAICA ESTATES, NY — Attorney Tanya Hobson-Williams of Hobson-Williams, P.C. advises family members to check in periodically, or to pay an aide to check in, with loved ones in nursing homes.  She explains that frequent visits help to...

Monday, August 11, 2014

UNIONDALE, NY — Sahn Ward Coschignano and Baker, PLLC has announced that Michele A. Pincus, a Partner with the Firm, was recently reappointed and sworn in as a board member of the Women’s Economic Developers of Long Island (WEDLI). The term is for two years. In addition, she will serve as co-chair of the Membership Committee.

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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Law Firm Assisted Organization in Achieving Not-for-Profit Status

UNIONDALE, NY — Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC has announced that Jon Ward, a Partner with the Firm, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Challenger Athletics, Inc., a New York not-for-profit...

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

GREENVALE, NY — Ethiel Melecio Jr., Esq. has joined Core Title Services as Counsel to the firm. In his new role, he will assist the company as it prepares title search reports and policies for residential and commercial real estate transactions.

Mr. Melecio is an experienced attorney who has concentrated his practice in...

Thursday, June 19, 2014

UNIONDALE, NY — On June 1, 2014, John P. Christopher, an Associate with Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC, was appointed Secretary of the Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA). As Secretary, Mr. Christopher serves as one of the four Officers of the Section. In addition, Mr. Christopher...

Monday, June 16, 2014

Victory for Business Property Rights 

UNIONDALE, NY — Christian Browne, a partner with Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC, successfully represented a commercial property owner in an Article 78 proceeding in New York State Supreme Court against the Town of Hempstead’s Zoning Board of Appeals. The court...

Thursday, June 12, 2014

On June 12,  2014 at 1:30 p.m., a press conference will be held in the Law Offices of Frederick K. Brewington at 556 Peninsula Boulevard, Hempstead,  New York to announce their filing of Petition with the New York State Commissioner of Education in Albany, charging the Hempstead School District, the District Clerk and Betty Cross in her capacity as a...

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

SMITHTOWN, NY — The law firm of Futterman & Lanza, LLP is offering a free two-hour seminar, “Medicaid Planning & Asset Protection,” which will take place June 24 at the law office, located at 222 East Main Street, Suite 314, in Smithtown. The morning seminar runs from 10 a.m. to noon, and the evening seminar is...

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