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National Pro Bono Celebration Week: Attorney Spotlight – Patty Rauh

Monday, October 25th, 2021

The last week of October is National Pro Bono Celebration Week. Hurwitz & Fine’s Estate Planning/Elder Law Attorney Patty Rauh is one of our most active attorneys in pro bono work.


Hurwitz & Fine’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee Sponsors Buffalo United for Afghan Evacuees Charity Drive

Wednesday, October 20th, 2021

Since the beginning of October, Hurwitz & Fine’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee has been collecting personal hygiene and household items across the firm’s multiple offices to benefit the Buffalo United for Afghan Evacuees organization.


Jody E. Briandi Featured as a Woman of Influence by Business First

Friday, September 24th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi was honored as a 2021 Woman of Influence by Buffalo Business First in the Corporate Executive category. 


Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. Announces Participation in National Midsize Mansfield Rule Certification to Expand Law Firm Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Monday, September 20th, 2021

The law firm is the only Western New York law firm to participate in the national certification process.


Dan Kohane Featured Speaker at 2021 ADTA Annual Meeting

Monday, August 16th, 2021

Insurance Coverage attorney Dan D. Kohane was featured as a speaker while attending the 80th Association of Defense Trial Attorneys (ADTA) annual meeting in Ashville, North Carolina on August 12, 2021. He spoke on his experiences as a first-generation American and how the rule of law affected his family and continues to affect millions every day.


Jody E. Briandi Included in Buffalo Business First’s 2021 Power 200 Women

Wednesday, August 11th, 2021

Firm President and Managing Member Jody E. Briandi was recently chosen for the #71 spot in Buffalo Business First’s 2021 Power 200 Women.


Jody E. Briandi Featured in Business First Diversity & Inclusion Panel Recap

Monday, July 19th, 2021

Firm President and Managing Partner, Jody E. Briandi was recently featured in a Buffalo Business First Diversity & Inclusion event as an expert panelist.


Hurwitz & Fine Welcomes Summer Law Clerks

Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

Every year, Hurwitz & Fine welcomes several law students to work in our office and gain valuable insight into the inner workings of a law firm through our Summer Law Clerkship. On a day-to-day basis, these law clerks support the firm’s attorneys with a variety of tasks, including research, writing projects and case preparation


Buffalo Business First’s Panel of Experts: Diversity & Inclusion

Friday, June 18th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine's President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi joined a panel of local figures in the greater Buffalo community to speak on the importance of embracing diversity and inclusion in the workplace on Wednesday, June 16, 2021.


2021 BN360 Spotlight Professional: Katherine Wood

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine Labor & Employment Attorney Katherine L. Wood was featured as a 2021 BN360 Spotlight Professional for the month of June. 


Jody E. Briandi Named to NY Daily Record's Power 50 List

Thursday, April 29th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi was among those honored in the inaugural New York Daily Record’s 2021 Power 50 list.


Anastasia M. McCarthy Elected to the role of President-Elect of the WNY Chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York

Thursday, April 22nd, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine Associate Anastasia M. McCarthy was elected to the role of President-Elect of the WNY Chapter of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York. 


Anastasia McCarthy Honored at the IDEA Awards for Championing Diversity & Inclusion

Friday, March 5th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine litigation attorney Anastasia McCarthy was honored at the second annual IDEA (Inclusion Diversity Equity Awareness) Awards presented by Buffalo Business First on Thursday, March 3, 2021, for her efforts in championing diversity & inclusion.


Jody E. Briandi Ranks #63 on Business First's Power 150 Women

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

According to the newspaper, Business First editors and reporters used their opinions and observations to rank 150 of the area's most influential women--explanding its previous list of 125. Business First describes this list as "a group whose talent and influence fuel economic, social and cultural growth."


Anastasia M. McCarthy Appointed Co-chair of the Statewide Legislative Committee of the Women's Bar Association of the State of New York

Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

The Women's Bar Association is the second largest Bar Association in the State of New York and a well-respected voice in Albany. 


Lawrence Ross Featured in Diversity Officer Magazine

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Lawrence M. Ross, Member of Hurwitz & Fine's Health Law, Taxation, and Employee Benefits Counseling practice groups, was featured in the April 1, 2020 edition of Diversity Officer Magazine for his article, "Diverse Candidates: Finding the Right Professional Fit for You."


Two Members of Hurwitz & Fine Graduate from the Buffalo Niagara Partnership’s Diversity & Inclusion Academy

Thursday, March 26th, 2020

This four session program, taught by nationally recognized industry experts, offered the chance to learn and exchange ideas about inclusive leadership skills and strategies to nurture a diverse work environment.


Attorney Lawrence C. Franco Appoved as Secretary of the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo

Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

Attorney Lawrence C. Franco was appoved as Secretary of the , in addition to his position as a Director and also as Chair of the Audit Committee.


Ann Evanko featured as a Buffalo City Shaper on WGRZ-TV

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

Ann Evanko, President & Managing Partner of Hurwitz & Fine, P.C., was featured this week on WGRZ-TV's "City Shapers."