Firm News

10 Hurwitz & Fine Attorneys Honored in 2019 Best Lawyers

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine is pleased to announce that 10 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2019 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Chris Potenza and Jamey Maswick weigh in on summer statutes

Tuesday, July 31st, 2018
Buffalo Business First features Hurwitz & Fine attorneys in a seasonal feature on NY's recreational use statute.

Ann Evanko ranks #51 on Business First's Power 125 Women

Friday, July 27th, 2018

Ann Evanko, President & Managing Member of Hurwitz & Fine, P.C., has made Buffalo Business First's Power 125 Women in Western New York, ranking #51.

Andrea Schillaci elected to the Board of Directors of NAWBO

Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Andrea Schillaci has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Buffalo Niagara Chapter of NAWBO.

Dan D. Kohane elected Vice President of NFJE

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Dan D. Kohane, Sr. Member, was elected VP of the National Foundation for Judicial Excellence (NFJE) in Chicago.

Attorney Pat Curran featured in the Buffalo Law Journal

Monday, July 9th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine attorney weighs in on access to medical records in the Buffalo Law Journal.

Attorney Mike Perley Challenges Meterologist on the Stand

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

The Buffalo News shares how Hurwitz & Fine attorney, Mike Perley, walked away with a victory for Niagara County.

Jamey L. Maswick Voted "Best Attorney" in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

James L. “Jamey” Maswick, an Attorney in our Lake Placid office, took first place for "Best Attorney" in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise’s annual Best of the Mountains 2018 Readers' Choice  Awards.

COA: Private Facebook Entries are Discoverable

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

In Foreman v. Henkin, the Court of Appeals ruled that a user’s designating her Facebook profile as “private” does not shield it from disclosure.

Law Firm Diversity CLE at the BAEC

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. is proud to sponsor the Bar Association of Erie County Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias CLE entitled "Creating Opportunities, Improving Outcomes" on Wednesday, February 21st.

Robinson & Firm Honored For Pro Bono Work

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Firm Elder Law practice group leader Edward C. Robinson was awarded the Pro Bono Attorney of the Year Award by the Center for Elder Law & Justice and Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. was honored with a Pro Bono Award by the Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project Inc. in recognition of all of the pro bono legal services performed at the Federal Court Pro Se Assistance Program.

Hurwitz & Fine Named A “Best Law Firm”

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. is pleased to announce its 2018 U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings where multiple practice areas have been recognized.

Hurwitz & Fine Honored by Center for Elder Law & Justice

Monday, October 9th, 2017

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. has been selected as the Federal Court Award winner for the Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project Inc.

Evanko Named Lawyer Of The Year

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. firm attorneys have been recognized by the extremely selective 2018 Best Lawyers in America with 10 lawyers recognized in various areas of law and Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. president Ann Evanko was named Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law. 

Hurwitz & Fine Attorneys Listed In New York Super Lawyers

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. is honored to have over 70% of the firm’s attorneys named to the New York Super Lawyers list (Upstate Edition), with several attorneys being prominently featured in the Top 10, Top 50 and Top 25 Women lists.

Kohane Selected to Join American Law Institute

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Dan Kohane, the firm's Insurance Coverage Practice Group Leader and an adjunct professor of Insurance Law at the University at Buffalo Law School, has been selected as a member of the American Law Institute (ALI). The ALI is the leading independent organization in the United States producing scholarly work to clarify, modernize, and improve the law.

Evanko Named To Power 100 Women

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Congratulations to Hurwitz & Fine, P.C. President & Managing Partner Ann Evanko on being named one of Buffalo Business First's Power 100 Women.

Schillaci Honored With Top Women In Law Award

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

Commercial Litigation Practice Group head Andrea Schillaci was awarded an Excellence in Law Award in the category of Top Women in Law by the New York Daily Record, a WNY legal newspaper headquartered in Rochester.

H&F Celebrates 40 Years

Thursday, May 18th, 2017

As the firm turns 40 at the end of this month, we also celebrate the expansion of the firm with a new Lake Placid Office and greater presence in the Albany area with the addition of new attorneys who are well established in this region.

Ehman Honored With NYSBA Hurwitz Award

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Insurance Coverage Team attorney Jennifer A. Ehman was awarded the Sheldon Hurwitz Young Lawyer Award, presented by the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.