FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 25, 2018

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

SIX PHILLIPS LYTLE ATTORNEYS INCLUDED IN 2017 NYSBA EMPIRE STATE COUNSEL® PROGRAM

Buffalo, N.Y. – Six Phillips Lytle attorneys were named to the 2017 New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) Empire State Counsel Program for their pro bono work.

Launched in 2006, the Program recognizes NYSBA members who, during the calendar year, perform 50 hours or more of pro bono legal services.

“Providing pro bono legal services is part of The Phillips Lytle Way, as we continue to seek ways to go above and beyond in the communities we serve,” said Phillips Lytle Managing Partner Kevin M. Hogan. “Being named to the Empire State Counsel Program is a tremendous honor, and we are proud to have our attorneys recognized by NYSBA.”

Attorneys from Phillips Lytle included on the list are:

  • Erin C. Borek, Associate, Buffalo
  • Amanda L. Lowe, Partner, Buffalo
  • Daniel R. Maguire, Associate, Buffalo
  • Kenneth A. Manning, Partner, Buffalo
  • Deena K. Mueller-Funke, Associate, Buffalo
  • Gregory L. Peterson, Partner, Jamestown

The attorneys will be honored on Thursday, January 25 at the New York Hilton Midtown, in New York City, as part of NYSBA’s annual Justice for All Luncheon at the NYSBA Annual Meeting.

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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