Firm News

Ryan Maxwell Quoted in P&C Article

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

For a recent Inside P&C article, Hurwitz & Fine Attorney Ryan Maxwell provided insight into the current appellate landscape confronted by insurance carriers and policyholders alike in ongoing COVID-19 business interruption litigation.


Joseph Brown Featured in Buffalo Business First Article on Mental Health in the Workplace

Tuesday, September 28th, 2021

Labor and Employment Member Joseph S. Brown, Esq. was featured in an interview with Buffalo Business First for his input on various labor employment law scenarios related to mental health in the workplace.


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 Welcomes Five Associates Pending Admission

Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine has welcomed five associates pending admission to the firm’s Insurance Coverage and General Litigation teams.


Hurwitz & Fine Corporate Paralegal Appointed to the Daemen College Paralegal Studies Advisory Committee

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine Corporate Paralegal Janet Beamer has been appointed to the Daemen College Paralegal Studies Advisory Committee.


Hurwitz & Fine Recognized as a Buffalo Business First Healthiest Employers Finalist

Monday, August 30th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine has been honored as a finalist in the small company category (10 - 100 employees) for Buffalo Business First's 2021 Healthiest Employers. 


Edward C. Robinson Featured in The Daily Record's Power 20 Trusts & Estates List

Friday, August 27th, 2021

Hurwitz & Fine Attorney Edward C. Robinson was recognized by The Daily Record as a "Power 20" Trusts & Estates Attorney. 


28 Attorneys Named to 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers List

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

28 attorneys from Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. have been selected to the 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists.


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.


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.


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. 


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. 


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. 


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.


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.