1300 Liberty Building

Buffalo, New York 14202


Fax: 716-855-0874


    Reducing Your Risk

    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.


    Large Firm Expertise,
    Small Firm Service

    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.


    Got A Situation?

    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.


    When You Need Us,
    We Are There

    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.


    Custom Approach To Complex Litigation

    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.


    Protecting Your Professional Practice

    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.


    Advocacy In Action

    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.

News & Announcements

Evanko Named Best Lawyer in Employment

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. firm attorneys have been recognized by the extremely selective 2018 Best Lawyers in America with 10 lawyers recognized in various areas of law and Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. president Ann Evanko was named Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law.  

Patrick B. Curran (Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants)

Ann E. Evanko (Best Lawyers 2018 Buffalo Employment Law - Management "Lawyer of the Year," Corporate Law, Employment Law – Management, Litigation - Labor and Employment, Mediation)
Robert P. Fine (Corporate Law, Health Care Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)
Lawrence C. Franco (Corporate Law, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates)
Dan D. Kohane (Commercial Litigation, Insurance Law, Litigation – Insurance)
Michael F. Perley (Litigation - Municipal, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants)
Edward C. Robinson (Elder Law)
Lawrence M. Ross (Corporate Law, Health Care Law, Tax Law)
Roger L. Ross (Real Estate Law)
Andrea Schillaci (Product Liability Litigation – Defendants)
Congratulations to all of the attorneys honored! 

Hurwitz & Fine Attorneys Listed In New York Super Lawyers

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. is honored to have over 70% of the firm’s attorneys named to the New York Super Lawyers list (Upstate Edition), with several attorneys being prominently featured in the Top 10, Top 50 and Top 25 Women lists. Only 5% of eligible attorneys statewide make the list. The 2017 New York Super Lawyers list includes:

David R. Adams, Construction Litigation
Diane F. Bosse, Insurance Coverage
Jody E. Briandi, Personal Injury Defense: General (Top 50/Top 25 Women)
Todd C. Bushway, Personal Injury Defense: General
Earl K. Cantwell, Business Litigation
Patrick B. Curran, Personal Injury: Medical Malpractice
Ann E. Evanko, Employment & Labor (Top 25 Women)
Robert P. Fine, Business/Corporate
Edward B. Flink, Personal Injury Defense: General
Lawrence C. Franco, Business/Corporate
Dan D. Kohane, Insurance Coverage (Top 50)
Steven E. Peiper, Insurance Coverage
Michael F. Perley, Personal Injury Defense: General (Top 10/Top 50)
V. Christopher Potenza, Personal Injury Defense: General
Edward C. Robinson, Estate & Probate
Lawrence M. Ross, Health Care
Roger L. Ross, Real Estate
Andrea Schillaci, Business Litigation (Top 50/Top 25 Women)
Kevin J. Zanner, Business/Corporate

Rising Stars:

Jennifer A. Ehman, Insurance Coverage
Patricia A. Fay, Personal Injury Defense: General
James L. Maswick, Personal Injury Defense: General
Jennifer J. Phillips, Appellate Practice
Marc A. Schulz, Personal Injury Defense: General
Tessa R. Scott, Personal Injury Defense: General
Amber E. Storr, Business Litigation
Agnieszka A. Wilewicz, Insurance Coverage

Congratulations to all of the attorneys recognized and thank you to our peers in the legal community for nominating us for this honor. 

Kohane Selected to Join American Law Institute

Dan Kohane, the firm's Insurance Coverage Practice Group Leader and an adjunct professor of Insurance Law at the University at Buffalo Law School, has been selected as a member of the American Law Institute (ALI). The ALI is the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and improve the law. Members of the ALI include prominent judges, lawyers, and law professors of the highest qualifications who work together to draft, discuss, revise, and publish Restatements of the Law, Model Codes, and Principles of Law that are enormously influential in the courts and legislatures, as well as in legal scholarship and education. By participating in the Institute’s work, its distinguished members have the opportunity to influence the development of the law in both existing and emerging areas, to work with other eminent lawyers, judges, and academics, to give back to a profession to which they are deeply dedicated, and to contribute to the public good. Congratulations to Dan on this distinct honor. 

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