Our experienced legal team will work with you to help implement best practices to reduce the possibility of a lawsuit, and provide a vigorous defense designed to minimize your exposure should an incident occur.
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. provides clients with the diverse legal expertise and depth of knowledge of a larger law firm without compromising the personal service and hands-on responsiveness traditionally associated with a smaller firm.
No matter how complex the situation, we’ve got you covered. Our nationally recognized Insurance Coverage Team of trusted advisors provide critical analysis and perspective to regional, national and international carriers and businesses.
Our 24 Hour Emergency Response Team has the experience and ability to provide fast, effective responses to commercial vehicle, construction and industrial accidents. We promptly put the right experts on the scene to preserve evidence, interview witnesses, and lay the foundation for the best possible defense.
Our firm was one of the first to defend claims arising out of environmental exposure with Love Canal litigation in the 1970s. We have the insight and infrastructure to handle the vast amount of information involved in complex mass tort litigation.
Our attorneys are highly knowledgeable and resourceful at working to advance your project through every step in the process. We know how to structure and negotiate deals, assess the risks and benefits, overcome obstacles and uncover opportunities to best meet your objectives and protect your interests.
Whether you are a physician, accountant, lawyer, architect or engineer, we understand your unique issues - from licensing and business formation to credentialing and compliance. We truly partner with our clients to become your confidants, advisors and strongest advocates.
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. attorneys know both the board room and the court room, providing critical insight for risk prevention strategies as well as conflict management for our clients.
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C has a longstanding tradition of community service. Our attorneys give their time and resources through leadership roles, service on boards, participation in charitable events, pro bono work and by volunteering to help those in need.
Insurance Coverage Team attorney Jennifer A. Ehman was awarded the Sheldon Hurwitz Young Lawyer Award, presented by the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section of the New York State Bar Association at their annual dinner on January 25, 2017. The award, named for the co-founder of the firm, is awarded to a lawyer admitted 10 years or less who has made a significant impact in the industry. Ms. Ehman is the fifth Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. attorney to receive this distinction since the award’s creation. Originally called the Young Lawyer Award, Insurance Coverage Practice Group Leader Dan D. Kohane was the first recipient of that award in 1983.
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. Founder and Chair, Robert P. Fine, was awarded the Special Service Award by the United States District Court for the Western District of New York. The award was presented at the annual Bench & Bar Dinner on Sept. 28th in Rochester “in recognition of and appreciation for extraordinary and exemplary service to the Western District of New York and its Judges; and for demonstrating extraordinary commitment, dedication, skill, and professionalism in assuring equal access to justice for all.” Mr. Fine serves as Chair, and previously as a member, of the United States District Court Magistrate Merit Selection Committee for the Western District of New York, having been selected by the Chief Judge and the District Court Judges of that Court. This Panel evaluates and recommends candidates for the position of Magistrate Judge for the Western District of New York.
Mr. Zanner regularly represents business, non-profit and economic development entities in transactions and governance.