Michele A. Pincus Named to Long Island Index Advisory Committee

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC has announced that Michele A. Pincus, a Partner with the Firm, has been named as a member of the Advisory Committee with Long Island Index.

Long Island Index is an annual report focusing on the issues facing Long Island. The members of the Advisory Committee identify key goals for the region and develop plans for these reports on different topics such as employment, the economy, housing, development, the environment and school spending, among others. The goal of these reports is to chart how the region is doing on an annual basis and to ensure that the data provided is useful, unbiased information that will lead to greater community awareness of Long Island issues and to serve as a catalyst for action.

As Partner with the Firm, Ms. Pincus concentrates her practice in the areas of zoning, land use, commercial litigation, municipal law, real estate and employment law. In addition, she is a Board Member and Membership Committee Co-Chair of the Women’s Economic Developers of Long Island and a Board Member of the Real Estate Institute at Stony Brook University. Most recently, she became a member of the Grant Committee for Long Island Pink Aid, which provides grants to support programs that provide services to underserved women for screening and undergoing treatment for breast cancer.

“I am very pleased to be a part of this prominent organization,” Ms. Pincus said. “Long Island Index plays a vital role in providing crucial information on the state of the region’s economy, educational system and workforce and allows communities to create a solution on how to make Long Island a better place to live.”

“Long Island Index is delighted to have Michele Pincus join its Advisory Committee,” said Nancy Rauch Douzinas, President, Long Island Index. “Michele’s expertise and experience with land use issues on Long Island will make a valuable contribution to our work.”

For more information, call (516) 228-1300 or visit www.swcblaw.com.

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* Photo of Ms. Pincus is available upon request.

About Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC

Sahn Ward Coschignano & Baker, PLLC is committed to providing its clients with the highest quality representation, counsel and advice. Practice areas include zoning and land use planning; real estate law and transactions; litigation and appeals; municipal law and legislative practice; cellular and telecommunications law; environmental, corporate, labor and employment law; tax certiorari and condemnation, matrimonial practice; and estate planning. The firm strives to assist its clients in a wide array of issues, serving them with skill and experience, resourcefulness and responsibility. For more information, call (516) 228-1300 or visit www.swcblaw.com.