Buffalo Business First has named Ann E. Evanko to its 2020 Power 250 list. This year, Ann has been selected to #159, moving up more than 30 spots from her rank as #191 last year.
Ann E. Evanko is President and Managing Member of Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. Her primary areas of practice are Employment Law & Commercial Litigation. A highly regarded mediator in both the board room and the court room, she is regularly engaged in the mediation of complex business, commercial and employment disputes. She is well known and regarded in the legal community, and was the 2019 recipient of the Edwin F. Jaeckle Award, the highest award the University at Buffalo School of Law and the Law Alumni Association can bestow. She is annually named to the list of the Legal Elite of WNY in Business First, and is recognized as one of the Top 25 Women Lawyers and Top 50 Lawyers in Upstate New York by New York Super Lawyers Magazine. Ann was recognized with special distinction in 2015 and 2018 as “Lawyer of the Year” for Employment Law – Management and in 2019 for Litigation – Labor and Employment by Best Lawyers in America. She is Chair of the Board of Directors for the WNY Women’s Foundation where she serves on the Executive Committee and is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Buffalo Niagara Partnership.
Business First's annual list ranks the most powerful and influential people in Western New York, who lead the charge for the community. Factors considered by Business First in their selection include length of time leading a company and leaders whose decisions affect many individuals.
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