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.
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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.
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.
Commercial Litigation Practice Group head Andrea Schillaci was awarded an Excellence in Law Award in the category of Top Women in Law by the New York Daily Record, a WNY legal newspaper headquartered in Rochester. The three categories were Top Women in Law, Up & Coming Attorneys and Unsung Heroes. The Top Women in Law awards "recognize the outstanding accomplishments of female attorneys who are making notable contributions to the legal profession while inspiring positive change in the community."
As the firm turns 40 at the end of this month, we also celebrate the expansion of the firm with a new Lake Placid Office and greater presence in the Albany area with the addition of new attorneys who are well established in this region. We welcome Edward Flink as a Member and James (Jamey) Maswick as an Associate, both of whom were formerly affiliated with Flink Smith LLC, and both of whom will be serving the Albany/Capital District/North Country area where they are well established, well known and well respected.
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.
Ms. Briandi heads the firm's Premises Liability and Retail & Hospitality Liability practice groups, and is a member of the firm's 24-Hour Emergency Response Team.