Firm News

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.

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Michael F. Perley Sworn in as President of the Erie County Bar Foundation Board

Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine Litigation Chair Michael F. Perley was recently sworn in as 2021 – 2022 President of the Erie County Bar Foundation. 

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Thomas Casella Joins Hurwitz & Fine as an Insurance Coverage Member

Thursday, June 3rd, 2021

Thomas Casella has joined Hurwitz & Fine as a member of the Insurance Coverage group.  He brings 15 years of legal experience to the team, 10 of those in the insurance industry holding a number of roles including Staff Attorney, Complex Claims Supervisor and Senior Risk Manager.  Mr. Casella is also experienced with ADR, having mediated many complex, high value claims nationwide with excellent results. 

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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. 

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Kara M. Eyre Joins Hurwitz & Fine as a Litigation Associate

Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

Kara M. Eyre has joined Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. as an associate in the Premises Liability, Products Liability, Medical Malpractice & Nursing Home Liability and Transportation Negligence practice groups.

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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.

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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. 

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Scott D. Kagan Joins Hurwitz & Fine as an Attorney in the Firm’s Albany/Mid-Hudson Area Office

Tuesday, March 16th, 2021

Scott D. Kagan has joined Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. as an attorney in the firm’s Albany/Mid-Hudson area office, further expanding its capital district presence.

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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.

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Nicholas J. Heintzman Joins Hurwitz & Fine as a Litigation Associate

Monday, March 1st, 2021

Nicholas J. Heintzman has joined Hurwitz & Fine as an attorney in the firm’s Litigation Department. He focuses his practice on general liability and tort defense, including premises liability and transportation and automotive liability.

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Evan Bussiere Appointed Chairman of the Board of the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine Attorney Evan Y. Bussiere was recently appointed Chairman of the Board of the Cheektowaga Chamber of Commerce, after serving as Chairman-Elect for the past year.

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Hurwitz & Fine Ranks as Eighth Largest Buffalo Law Firm

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine is listed as the #8 Largest Buffalo Law Firm as ranked by Business First, for the second year in a row. 

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Scott D. Storm Joins Hurwitz & Fine as an Insurance Coverage Member

Thursday, January 7th, 2021

Scott D. Storm has joined Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. as a member in the Insurance Coverage practice group.  Scott has over 20 years of legal experience handling insurance coverage and defense litigation, including special investigation matters.  

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Buffalo Business First: For first-year lawyer, tracking Covid-19 business interruption cases has provided opportunities

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

Insurance Coverage Attorney Ryan P. Maxwell was featured in a profile from Business First on December 17, 2020, speaking about business interruption cases stemming from COVID-19 and his career experience. 

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Alexis M. Florczak Joins Hurwitz & Fine as a Business Law and Economic Development Associate

Wednesday, December 16th, 2020

Alexis M. Florczak has joined Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. as an associate in the Business Law and Economic Development practice groups.

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Mirna Martinez Santiago Joins Hurwitz & Fine as an Insurance Coverage Member

Monday, December 7th, 2020

Mirna Martinez Santiago has joined Hurwitz & Fine as a member in the firm's Insurance Coverage department. Ms. Santiago has more than 25 years of legal experience, handling a range of matters from torts to professional liability to insurance coverage to regulatory affairs. 

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Best Law Firms 2021: Crisis Management

Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

Hurwitz & Fine President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi was published in U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms 2021" for her thought leadership piece on crisis management and transition during a pandemic.

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Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. Ranked as a Tier One Law Firm in Eight Practice Areas in 2021 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers

Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. is proud to be ranked as a Tier One law firm for 2021 in eight practice areas by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®

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Six Hurwitz & Fine Attorneys Have Been Included in Buffalo Business First's 2020 Legal Elite of Western New York List

Monday, October 5th, 2020

Hurwitz & Fine attorneys recognized on this list include Jody E. Briandi, Dan D. Kohane, Ann E. Evanko, Michael F. Perley, Andrea Schillaci, and Kevin J. Zanner.

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Buffalo Business First: "Local legal leaders: Ruth Bader Ginsburg left a mark that won't quickly be forgotten"

Monday, September 21st, 2020

Hurwitz & Fine's President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi speaks on the impact of Ruth Bader Ginsburg on her own legal career in the September 21, 2020 edition of Buffalo Business First.

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