Firm News

Hurwitz Fine P.C. Ranked as a Tier One Law Firm in Eight Practice Areas in 2023 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®

Thursday, November 3rd, 2022

Best Lawyers® and U.S. News & World Report have announced the release of the 2023 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® "Best Law Firms" rankings. Hurwitz Fine P.C. is proud to have Buffalo Metropolitan Tier One rankings in eight practice areas.

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Michael F. Perley Organizes Eighth Annual James Otis Lecture Series in Buffalo

Friday, October 21st, 2022

Hurwitz Fine participated in the Eighth Annual James Otis Lecture this week, held at the Robert H. Jackson Courthouse in Buffalo, NY, and sponsored by the Buffalo Chapter of ABOTA.

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Hurwitz Fine President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi Honored as a Business First 2022 C-Level Executive

Monday, October 17th, 2022

This year’s honorees are composed of business leaders from some of WNY’s largest companies and nonprofit organizations, who have been nominated as innovators within their company, trailblazers who effectively navigate the complexities of their field, role models for their staff and among their peers, and standard-setters within their industry.

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Fourth Department Unanimously Rejects Retroactive Application of EDTPA Repeal

Monday, October 10th, 2022

In an important and precedential decision released on October 7, 2022, New York’s Appellate Division, Fourth Judicial Department, unanimously held that the statute repealing[1] New York’s Emergency or Disaster Treatment Protection Act (EDTPA)[2], is to be given prospective, rather than retroactive, effect. As argued to the Court by Hurwitz Fine’s nursing home litigation team in Ruth v Elderwood at Amherst[3], the text of the repeal statute itself and the legal principles governing statutory interpretation could lead only to that conclusion.

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Robert J. Caggiano Joins Hurwitz Fine as a Litigation Associate in the Firm's Buffalo Office

Thursday, October 6th, 2022

Robert J. Caggiano has joined Hurwitz Fine P.C. in the firm's Litigation Department as an associate attorney. He focuses his practice on general litigation matters, including defending personal injury claims arising from motor vehicle accidents, navigating potential high exposure losses, and resolving business/commercial disputes.

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Maxwell C. Radley Receives Pro Bono Recognition

Wednesday, September 28th, 2022

Maxwell C. Radley, Associate at Hurwitz Fine P.C., was recognized for his Pro Bono services to the United States District Court in the Northern District of New York on September 27, 2022. 

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Andrea Schillaci Honored at Business First's 2022 “Women of Influence” Awards

Friday, September 16th, 2022

On September 15, 2022, Hurwitz Fine Business & Commercial Litigation Member Andrea Schillaci was honored at Buffalo Business First's 16th annual Women of Influence awards.

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35 Attorneys Named to the 2022 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

We are excited to announce that 35 attorneys from Hurwitz Fine have been selected for inclusion on the 2022 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.

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Hurwitz Fine's School Supply Drive

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

In the beginning of August, the Safety & Wellness Committee here at Hurwitz Fine partnered with KidsPeace to organize a school supply drive in our Buffalo office to help children in need receive the school supplies they need for the 2022 – 2023 year.  

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Jody E. Briandi Named Best Lawyers® 2023 Litigation – Insurance “Lawyer of the Year” in Buffalo

Thursday, August 18th, 2022

Firm President/Managing Partner Jody E. Briandi, has been named the 2023 Best Lawyers® Litigation –Insurance “Lawyer of the Year” in Buffalo.

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22 Hurwitz Fine Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers in America® and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™

Thursday, August 18th, 2022

Hurwitz Fine is pleased to announce that 22 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©. Among this list, six Hurwitz Fine attorneys were named to the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ list.

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Mark S. Nemeth Joins Hurwitz Fine as a Toxic Tort/Environmental Law Member in the Firm's Buffalo Office

Monday, August 8th, 2022

Mark S. Nemeth joins Hurwitz Fine P.C. as a Member in the firm’s Toxic Tort/Environmental Law practice group. He brings significant experience representing manufacturers, distributors, and contractors with liability for asbestos-related claims. Mark also represents a wide variety of insureds including spray fireproofing contractors, pipe coverers, pump and valve manufacturers, and boiler and furnace manufacturers.

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Ann E. Evanko selected by The Daily Record and Rochester Business Journal as a 2022 Legal Excellence "Lifetime Achievement" honoree

Friday, August 5th, 2022

The Daily Record and Rochester Business Journal have selected Ann E. Evanko as a 2022 Legal Excellence honoree for "Lifetime Achievement."

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Hurwitz Fine P.C. selected by The Daily Record and Rochester Business Journal as the 2022 Legal Excellence honoree for Law Firm Diversity

Friday, August 5th, 2022

The Daily Record and Rochester Business Journal have selected Hurwitz Fine P.C. as a 2022 Legal Excellence honoree for "Law Firm Diversity."

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Andrea Schillaci Named a Business First 2022 Women of Influence Honoree

Thursday, July 21st, 2022

On July 21, 2022, Hurwitz Fine Business & Commercial Litigation Member Andrea Schillaci was named a Woman of Influence by Buffalo Business First.

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Jody Briandi Ranked #43 on Buffalo Business First’s 2022 Power 200 Women

Thursday, July 14th, 2022

On July 14, 2022, Hurwitz Fine’s President and Managing Partner Jody Briandi was ranked #43 on Buffalo Business First’s 2022 Power 200 Women– a list of some of the most influential and talented women in Buffalo who have demonstrated economic, social, and cultural growth throughout Western New York.     

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President/Managing Partner Jody Briandi Featured on FDCC Law Firm Leaders Podcast

Friday, July 1st, 2022

Hurwitz Fine President/Managing Partner Jody Briandi was featured on FDCC Law Firm Leaders very first podcast on June 13, 2022.

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Hurwitz Fine Celebrates 45 Years of Legal Service with Brand Anthem Video

Wednesday, June 29th, 2022

Watch our brand anthem video to learn more about who Hurwitz Fine is and how we continue to evolve our firm. 

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Maxwell C. Radley Joins Hurwitz Fine as Corporate Attorney in the Firm's Buffalo Office

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

Maxwell C. Radley has joined Hurwitz Fine P.C. in the firm’s Buffalo office focusing his practice in Business Services and Economic Development and Public Incentives as an Associate Attorney. 

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