FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 04, 2016

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP ADDS ATTORNEY ALISSA M. FORTUNA-VALENTINE

Rochester, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP announced the addition of Alissa M. Fortuna-Valentine as an associate. She will be based in the firm’s Rochester office.

Ms. Fortuna-Valentine concentrates her practice in the area of business litigation, with particular emphasis on labor and employment law. Her practice experience includes defense of employers faced with employment discrimination suits in Federal court as well as representation of employers before the New York State Division of Human Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Additionally, Ms. Fortuna-Valentine’s practice experience includes representation of businesses with regard to collections claims, breach of contract claims and shareholder disputes.

Ms. Fortuna-Valentine received her B.A. from University of Rochester, and her J.D., cum laude, from State University at Buffalo Law School.

This year, Ms. Fortuna-Valentine received the “Up & Coming Attorney” award from The Daily Record at its Excellence in Law event.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices in New York State, Washington, D.C., and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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