FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 16, 2018
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER CRAIG A. LESLIE TO SERVE AS PANELIST AT UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO SCHOOL OF LAW CLINICAL LEGAL EDUCATION EVENT “#UBLAWRESPONDS ON THE GROUND AND MOVING FORWARD: STANDING WITH PUERTO RICO THROUGHOUT RECOVERY TOWARD A RESILIENT FUTURE”
Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Craig A. Leslie will serve as a panelist at the University at Buffalo School of Law Clinical Legal Education Event “#UBLawResponds on the Ground and Moving Forward: Standing with Puerto Rico Throughout Recovery Toward a Resilient Future.” The event will be held on Monday, April 16th at the Cellino & Barnes Conference Room, 509 O’Brian Hall, at University at Buffalo.
Mr. Leslie will participate on the panel titled, “A View from the Top: How to Build a Successful Career That Includes Pro Bono and Community Service Work.” The panel will be moderated by Bradley M. Gayton, Group Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel for Ford Motor Company.
Mr. Leslie concentrates his practice in the areas of tort litigation (including defense of high exposure automobile liability cases), products liability and product safety, commercial litigation (including breach of contract and commercial torts), and real property valuation and tax assessment.
Mr. Leslie has substantial trial and appellate experience. He has appeared and tried cases in both state and federal courts throughout New York, defending manufacturers against products liability and tort claims both in New York and other jurisdictions across the United States. Mr. Leslie also assists in the defense of such claims brought in the Provinces of Ontario and Quebec. Additionally, he continues to try commercial cases throughout New York, including tax certiorari and eminent domain cases.