FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 01, 2016
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER CRAIG R. BUCKI NAMED TO 2016 AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION ON THE RISE – TOP 40 YOUNG LAWYERS
Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Craig R. Bucki has been selected to receive the 2016 American Bar Association On the Rise – Top 40 Young Lawyers Award. This award, bestowed upon only 40 recipients throughout the United States, provides national recognition for ABA young lawyer members who exemplify a broad range of high achievement, innovation, vision, leadership, and legal and community service.
Mr. Bucki focuses his practice on litigation involving state and municipal government, public authorities, and other quasi-governmental entities. In this practice area, Mr. Bucki has experience in prosecuting disciplinary hearings against public employees, representing political candidates in election law disputes, challenging the constitutionality of state statutes and municipal ordinances, obtaining review of the decisions of state and municipal agencies in special proceedings pursuant to Article 78 of the New York Civil Practice Law and Rules, and advising governmental clients concerning issues of governance and compliance with state law. Mr. Bucki also devotes a portion of his practice to representing business entities in commercial disputes and homeowners’ associations in enforcing real property covenants.