Client Press Releases

Thursday, May 16, 2019

New York, New York — As part of a new immigration plan, President Donald J. Trump announced that he would grant more visas to immigrants coming into the country who meet certain job skills or employment opportunities, while reducing the number of immigrants who come in because their family member currently lives in the United States. Kerry Bretz, Partner, ...

Thursday, February 21, 2019

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC (SWC) has announced that Joseph D. Brees has joined the Firm as a new Associate. Mr. Brees will concentrate his practice in litigation and appeals, including commercial and corporate litigation, and real estate law and transactions.

Mr. Brees earned his Bachelor of Arts from...

Thursday, February 14, 2019

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC (SWC) has announced that Thomas C. Haberlack has joined the Firm as Counsel. Mr. Haberlack concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning and administration, trusts and elder law.

Mr. Haberlack is admitted to practice law in the State of New York. He is a member of...

Monday, December 17, 2018

Ruling Calls into Question Legality of Restrictions Posed on Thousands of Homeowners by Municipalities

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC (SWC) has announced that Christian Browne, a Member and Partner with the Firm, successfully represented a homeowner before the Town of Hempstead Board of Appeals....

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Will Join the Firm’s Medicaid and Guardianship Department

JAMAICA ESTATES, NY — Attorney Tanya Hobson-Williams of Hobson-Williams, P.C. has announced that Keith Allen has joined the firm as an Associate. Mr. Allen will be part of the firm’s Medicaid and Guardianship Department.

 

Mr. Allen...

Monday, November 5, 2018

Melville, NY — Brian Andrew Tully, Esq. of Tully Law, PC has announced that he hasearned his Elder Law Attorney Recertification from the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. (NAELA). Mr. Tully’s most recent certification will run through November 2023.

 

Mr. Tully was first certified in 2003. A member...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Decision Allows Owner to Redeem Property, Thereby Avoiding Eviction and Loss of Business

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC (SWC) has announced that its Partners, Adam H. Koblenz, Andrew Roth, and Joseph Bjarnson, have obtained summary judgment from the Nassau County Supreme Court on behalf of their...

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

New Hyde Park Resident Named as One of Top Employment Law Attorneys

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC has announced that Matthew C. McCann, an Associate with the Firm, was selected to the New York Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list for the fourth year in a row. 

 

This was the first year...

Friday, September 28, 2018

Claim Says Closure Was Motivated by Retaliation, Cites Harm to Reputation, Emotional Distress, and Loss of Business

MOUNT VERNON, NEW YORK — On September 28, 2018, Attorney Lauren P. Raysor was joined by attorney Pamela D. Hayes in announcing they filed a Notice of Claim at Mount Vernon City Court on behalf of M. Miesha Stokely and Montika Jones, Co-...

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Melville, NY —  Brian Andrew Tully, founder of Tully Law, PC, was selected to the 2018 New York Metro Super Lawyers list. He was recognized in the practice areas of Elder Law and Estate Planning & Probate for the eighth straight year.

 

A member of the Suffolk County and New York State Bar Associations, Mr....

Thursday, September 13, 2018

BROOKLYN, NY — Kostantinos Mallas, Partner, Georgaklis & Mallas PLLC, has been recognized by the New York Metro Super Lawyerslist for the sixth year in a row. Acknowledged in the practice areas of Personal Injury — General: Plaintiff and Personal Injury — Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff, Mr. Mallas is among an exclusive elite of no...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

 

James Michael Murphy Becomes Sixth Partner from MHMS to be Elected Chairman of the Nassau Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association

Law Firm Has a Long History with the Organization Which Can Be Traced Back to the Firm’s Founder

 

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK — Montfort, Healy, McGuire & Salley LLP (MHMS) has...

Friday, August 10, 2018

Law Firm Changes its Name to Reflect the Promotion of One of Its Attorneys to Partner

Also Moves to a More Conveniently Located Office in Central Islip

CENTRAL ISLIP, NEW YORK — McGuire & Peláez PC has announced that the firm has changed its name to McGuire, Peláez & Bennett...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

New York, New York — In a decision that can be considered a victory for non-citizens possibly facing removal, the U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled that, if a notice to appear does not indicate a date and time when the person is supposed to attend removal proceedings, then it is defective and, therefore, cannot stop time for the physical presence requirement. Kerry...

Monday, June 11, 2018

Provides Balance between Sales and Marketing and Compliance and Risk Mitigation

 

NEW YORK, NEW YORK — Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP (AGMB) has announced that the firm is offering the BEST (Balance Equals Success for your Team) program, which is designed to foster the growth and success of real estate brokers...

Thursday, June 7, 2018

NEW YORK, NEW YORK —Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP (AGMB) has announced that Neil B. Garfinkel, the firm’s Managing Partner and the Partner in Charge of its Real Estate and Banking Practices, has been appointed to the New York State Real Estate Board by Governor Andrew M. Cuomo. The term is for two years.

 

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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

NEW YORK, NEW YORK —Abrams Garfinkel Margolis Bergson, LLP (AGMB) has announced that the firm, and specifically, Michael G. Barone, the Managing Partner of the firm’s Mortgage Compliance Practice, have been named Counsel to the New York Association of Mortgage Brokers (NYAMB). The firm already serves as Counsel to the Empire State...

Monday, June 4, 2018

Both Firms Will Retain Their Original Locations

GARDEN CITY, NEW YORK —Blodnick Fazio & Associates PC has announced that the firm will merge with Clark’s Laws, PC to form Blodnick Fazio & Clark, PC. Although it is considered a straight partnership, the partners will stay at their current locations. Blodnick...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Officers Racially Profiled Him, Falsely Arrested Him for Shoplifting, Then Proceeded to Verbally and Physically Abuse and Assault Him

 

HEMPSTEAD, NEW YORK — On May 14, 2018, the Federal District Court entered Judgment against the Village of Garden City in favor of Mr. Ronald Lanier. In response, Frederick K. Brewington of...

Friday, May 4, 2018

UNIONDALE, NEW YORK — Sahn Ward Coschignano, PLLC has announced that the Firm successfully represented Peloton in securing a special permit from the New York City Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA) for a new fitness facility dedicated to treadmill-based workouts.

 

On April 10, 2018, the Firm secured a special...

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