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Clark, Discussion on Building Anti-Racist Institutions

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Moderates Panel Discussion on Building Anti-Racist Institutions

Clark, Cybersecurity Webinar with USI Insurance Services, Avalon Cyber

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Participates in Cybersecurity Webinar with USI Insurance Services and Avalon Cyber

Phillips Lytle Labor & Employment Law Seminars, Buffalo, Rochester

Phillips Lytle LLP Presents Labor & Employment Law Seminars for Employers in Buffalo and Rochester

Phillips Lytle, State of the Region, Real Estate Development, October 7th

Phillips Lytle LLP Presents ‘State of the Region’ on Real Estate Development with Buffalo Business First

Richard E. Honen, New York State Bar Association Update 2021

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Richard E. Honen Participates in New York State Bar Association Program

Milan K. Tyler, NYS Economic Development Council Annual Meeting

Phillips Lytle Partner Milan K. Tyler Speaks at New York State Economic Development Council Annual Meeting

2021 New York Metro Super Lawyers

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2021 New York Metro Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists

Phillips Lytle, MBAWNY Series on Litigating Police & Prison Abuse Cases

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Participate in Series on Litigating Police & Prison Abuse Cases

Kevin M. Hogan Named to City & State WNY Power 100 List

Phillips Lytle LLP Managing Partner Kevin M. Hogan Named to City & State WNY Power 100 List

Clark, Cybersecurity Threats, ‘Impact with John Shegerian’ Podcast

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark Discusses Latest Cybersecurity Threats and Best Practices on ‘Impact with John Shegerian’ Podcast

Anna Mercado Clark, General Counsel East Conference, Cybersecurity

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Participates in Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity

Victoria L. Grady, NYS Association for Affordable Housing Fall Conference

Phillips Lytle Partner Victoria L. Grady to Speak at New York State Association for Affordable Housing Fall Conference

Anna Mercado Clark, Certified Information Privacy Manager Distinction

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Earns Certified Information Privacy Manager Distinction

Phillips Lytle Grows Firm

Phillips Lytle Grows Firm 

Sharon L. Wick Named to Buffalo Business First “Power 200 Women List”

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Sharon L. Wick Named to Buffalo Business First “Power 200 Women List”

Phillips Lytle Attorneys, Western District Court Pro Bono Honor Roll

Phillips Lytle Attorneys Named to Western District Court Inaugural Pro Bono Honor Roll

Holly A. Beecher, “Power 20 List” in The Daily Record

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Holly A. Beecher Named to “Power 20 List” in The Daily Record

Clark, ACEDS Opentext Axcelerate Investigation Tool Webinar

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Participate in ACEDS Webinar on Opentext Axcelerate Investigation Tool

2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers

Fifty-Six Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists

The Best Lawyers In America 2022

Phillips Lytle Among Highest Ranked Law Firms in Buffalo with Four Top Listed Practice Areas in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

Phillips Lytle, Labor & Employment Webinar, NY Hero Act

Phillips Lytle LLP Hosts Webinar Titled “NY Hero Act: What Employers Need To Know”

Anna Mercado Clark, Financial Poise Cybersecurity Webinar Series

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve on Panel During Financial Poise™ Webinar Series, “Cybersecurity & Data Privacy 2021”

Phillips Lytle Grows Commercial Litigation Practice with New Hires

Phillips Lytle Grows Commercial Litigation Practice with New Hires

Mulvehill, RBJ “Labor and Employment Law” Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Rochester Office Leader Kevin J. Mulvehill to Participate in Rochester Business Journal “Labor and Employment Law” Webinar

Phillips Lytle, Dopkins & Company, Peter M. Vito, Workplace Fraud Event

Phillips Lytle LLP Hosts Workplace Fraud Event Focused on Detection, Investigation and Remediation

William Christ Named to Daily Record “Power 20 Personal Injury List”

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner William Christ Named to “Power 20 Personal Injury List” in The Daily Record

David L. Cook, “The Business of Cannabis” Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner David L. Cook to Participate in Rochester Business Journal “Business of Cannabis” Webinar

Grasso, Lowe, Buffalo Niagara Human Resource Association Legal Update

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners James R. Grasso and Amanda L. Lowe to Host Buffalo Niagara Human Resource Association Legal Update

Kevin J. Mulvehill, New York State Labor Power 100 List

Phillips Lytle Partner Kevin J. Mulvehill Makes New York State Labor Power 100 List

Anna Mercado Clark, ABA International Litigation Skills Conference

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at ABA’s Inaugural International Litigation Skills Conference

Phillips Lytle, Chambers USA 2021 Rankings

Phillips Lytle Practices and Attorneys Receive Highest Distinctions from Chambers USA in 2021 Rankings

Phillips Lytle, Regional Business Journals Host Panel on Cannabis

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners with Regional Business Journals to Host State of The Region Panel Discussion on Cannabis

Hogan and Mulvehill, Named to Inaugural “Power Lists For Law”

Phillips Lytle LLP Managing Partner Kevin M. Hogan and Rochester Office Leader Kevin J. Mulvehill Named to Inaugural Rochester Business Journal and The Daily Record “Power Lists For Law”

Phillips Lytle, Dopkins & Company, Protecting Against Cyber Threats

Phillips Lytle LLP and Dopkins & Company, LLP to Host Webinar Titled “Protecting Against Cyber Threats: Best Practices for Plan Fiduciaries”

Richard E. Honen, Finals of New York Business Plan Competition

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Richard E. Honen to Serve as Judge for Finals of New York Business Plan Competition

Clark, Securing Cyber and Physical Infrastructure

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at City & State Digital New York Virtual Event

Clark, NYSBA, When Technology and Legal Ethics Intersect

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at NYSBA Trusts & Estates Law Section Spring 2021 Meeting

Phillips Lytle and CICU Webinar on Biometric Data

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys to Present for the Commission on Independent Colleges & Universities Webinar, “Are You Collecting Student and Employee Biometric Data? Avoid Risks When Collecting and Managing Biometric Information”

Grasso, 3-Part BNP Webinar, Preparing Business for COVID-19 Vaccines

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner James R. Grasso to Participate in Buffalo Niagara Partnership “Preparing Your Business For Covid-19 Vaccines” Three-Part Webisode Series

David P. Flynn, NYSEDC IDA Academy, Clean Energy

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner David P. Flynn to Participate in Virtual NYSEDC IDA Academy Event

Bronston, Wireless Infrastructure Association Capital & Finance Summit

Phillips Lytle LLP Special Counsel and Telecommunications Practice Team Leader David E. Bronston to Speak at the Wireless Infrastructure Association Capital & Finance Summit

Bronston, City & State New York’s “Telecommunications Power 50” List

Phillips Lytle LLP Special Counsel and Telecommunications Practice Team Leader David E. Bronston Ranked 45th on City & State New York’s “Telecommunications Power 50” List

Dimitroff, Smith, Law360 Editorial Advisory Boards

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Douglas W. Dimitroff and Lisa L. Smith Named to Law360 Editorial Advisory Boards

State of the Region Webinar, Employers Adapting to COVID-19

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Rochester Business Journal State of the Region Webinar “How Employers Have Successfully Adapted to COVID-19 and How They Are Planning for the Future”

Clark, Prestegaard, Data Security/Employment Biometrics

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys to Present for Buffalo Niagara Human Resources Association Legal Update: Data Security/Employment Biometrics

Schmidt, National Association of Credit Management, Legal Symposium

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner John G. Schmidt Jr. to Participate on Panel Titled, “Investigating and Remediating Workplace Fraud and Similar Business Disputes” at the National Association of Credit Management Virtual Legal Symposium

Kevin J. Mulvehill, Rochester Business Journal Power 100 List

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner and Rochester Office Leader Kevin J. Mulvehill Named to Inaugural Rochester Business Journal Power 100 List

Phillips Lytle Attorneys, 2021 Buffalo Business First Power 250 List

Two Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to 2021 Buffalo Business First Power 250 List

Douglas W. Dimitroff, Virtual WIA Connect (X): All Access Policy Summit

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Douglas W. Dimitroff to Serve as a Moderator at Virtual WIA Connect (X): All Access Policy Summit

Grasso, Mulvehill, Rochester Rotary Club Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners James R. Grasso and Kevin J. Mulvehill to Present for Rochester Rotary Club Webinar Titled, “B2B Panel: Vaccination Guidance for Employers and NYS Paid Sick Leave”

Grasso, Marks, Pizzi, Webinar, Take a Deeper Dive: Covid-19 Panel

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners James R. Grasso, Kelly E. Marks and Rosa Alina Pizzi to Participate in Webinar Titled, “Take a Deeper Dive: Covid-19 Panel”

Richard E. Honen, LystenLab Virtual Startup Incubator

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Participate in LystenLab Virtual Startup Incubator

Richard E. Honen, CEG VentureB Series

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Participate in Panel Discussion at CEG VentureB Series

Rosa Alina Pizzi, Lawyers of Color’s 2020 Inaugural Nation’s Best List

Phillips Lytle Partner Rosa Alina Pizzi Named to Lawyers of Color‘s 2020 Inaugural Nation’s Best List

Tara Ward, 2020 Kaye Commercial and Federal Litigation Scholarship

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorney Tara Ward Receives 2020 Honorable Judith S. Kaye Commercial and Federal Litigation Scholarship

Douglas W. Dimitroff, “The Future of Our City”

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Douglas W. Dimitroff to Participate on Panel for Buffalo Business First Event, “The Future of Our City – Virtual Panel of Experts”

Clark, Rochester Business Journal Cybersecurity Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve on Panel for Rochester Business Journal Cybersecurity Webinar

Richard E. Honen, Annual Capital Region, Mock Trial Invitational

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Richard E. Honen To Serve As Judge At 2nd Annual Capital Region Clash Online Mock Trial Invitational

Phillips Lytle, 2020 Empire State Counsel Law Firm Honoree, Pro Bono Work

Phillips Lytle LLP Named 2020 Empire State Counsel® Law Firm Honoree for Pro Bono Work

James R. Grasso, Rosa Alina Pizzi, Buffalo Niagara Partnership Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners James R. Grasso and Rosa Alina Pizzi to Present at Buffalo Niagara Partnership Webinar Titled,“Relief Package 2.0 & Employee Vaccinations”

Devine, Hujer and McKenna Elected Partners

Phillips Lytle LLP Elects Three Attorneys to the Firm’s Partnership

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Data Security & Privacy Law Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Data Security & Privacy Law Webinar Titled “Smart Gadgets and Employee Screenings: How to Manage Biometric Data”

Douglas W. Dimitroff, NYS Wireless Association Virtual Workshop

Phillips Lytle Partner Douglas W. Dimitroff to Serve as Moderator at New York State Wireless Association Virtual Workshop, “2nd Buffalo Day for 5G and Wireless Internet of Things”

Elsenbeck, WNY Sustainable Business Roundtable, Carbon Neutral Fleets

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Present at Western New York Sustainable Business Roundtable, “Carbon Neutral Fleets”

Labor & Employment Law Webinar, NYS Sick Leave Law

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Labor & Employment Law Webinar Titled “New York State Sick Leave Law: What Employers Need to Know”

Phillips Lytle, 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Phillips Lytle LLP Listed Among 2021 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

-Firm ranked in National Tier 2 for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants and Real Estate Law-

-Firm ranked in National Tier 3 for Public Finance Law

Ronald Shubert, Community Association Institute Board Leadership Lunch

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Ronald S. Shubert to Present as Part of Community Associations Institute Board Leadership Lunch Series

Phillips Lytle Attorneys, New York Metro Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars 2020 Lists

Manning, NFJC Citation Award, National Federation for Just Communities

Phillips Lytle Partner Kenneth A. Manning Receives NFJC Citation Award from National Federation for Just Communities of Western New York, Inc.

Anna Mercado Clark, NYSBA Business Law Section Fall 2020 Meeting

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve on Panel at NYSBA Business Law Section Fall 2020 Meeting CLE Program

Richard E. Honen, Center for Economic Growth, VentureB Series

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Participate in Panel Discussion at CEG VentureB Series

Lisa L. Smith, ABA, Class Action National Virtual Institute 2020

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Lisa L. Smith to Speak at ABA’s Class Action National Institute 2020 Virtual Conference

Anna Mercado Clark, Financial Poise Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve on Panel at Financial Poise™ Webinar Titled, “Introduction to EU General Data Protection Regulation: Planning, Implementation, and Compliance”

Legal Elite of Western New York 2020

Six Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Named to Buffalo Business First “Legal Elite of Western New York 2020”

Phillips Lytle to Host Virtual Buffalo Business First State of the Region Event

Phillips Lytle to Host Virtual Buffalo Business First State of the Region Event “The Real Estate Market in 2020 And Beyond: In the Midst of COVID -19”

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Filip Grzelak

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Filip Grzelak

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Tracy L. Edwards

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Tracy L. Edwards

Ronald S. Shubert, Community Associations Institute Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Ronald S. Shubert to Participate in Community Associations Institute Webinar Titled, “Ask The Experts: Pest & Wildlife Control”

Dennis W. Elsenbeck, WNY Sustainable Roundtable

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Serve as Keynote Panelist at WNY Sustainable Roundtable Event “2020 Summit Reimagined – The Value of Building Business Resilience”

Anna Mercado Clark, Filipino American Lawyers Association New York Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present on Filipino American Lawyers Association New York Webinar, “Making It: Maximizing Bar Associations and Professional Networks”

Anna Mercado Clark, AABANY Fall Conference

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve on a Panel for AABANY Fall Conference, “Stronger Together: APA Women in the Legal Profession – Strategies to Support, Lead, and Advance”

Anna Mercado Clark, CIPP/US Certification

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Has Earned CIPP/US Certification

Dennis W. Elsenbeck, Virtual NYSEDC Annual Meeting

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Serve as Panelist at Virtual NYSEDC Annual Meeting

2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers

Fifty-Seven Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® and Rising Stars Lists

The Best Lawyers In America 2021

Phillips Lytle Among Highest Ranked Law Firms in Buffalo with Seven Top Listed Awards in The Best Lawyers In America© 2021

  • Sixty-one attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 46 from its Buffalo office, are ranked on the prestigious 2021 list
  • Firm Top Listed for New York State in Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants
  • Nine Phillips Lytle Attorneys Named to Inaugural Best Lawyers Ones to Watch List

Phillips Lytle to Host Energy Law Webinar July 22, 2020

Phillips Lytle to Host Energy Law Webinar Titled “New York State Proposes Transformational Economy-Wide Energy Roadmap for Meeting 2030 Targets”

Dennis W. Elsenbeck Nominated for Power Magazine Award

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck Nominated for Power Magazine Award

Samuel Borbor-Sawyer, National Black Lawyers List, Top 40 Under 40

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorney Samuel Borbor-Sawyer Named to the National Black Lawyers List of Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers in New York State

James Kevin Wholey, West LegalEdcenter Webcast

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorney James Kevin Wholey to Serve as Moderator for West LegalEdcenter Live Webcast “Negotiable Hostilities – Part II: Telecom Deals with Foreign Investors in the Current Administration”

Bozer, Glasgow, BAEC Webinar, CLE, Law Enforcement Accountability

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Alan J. Bozer, Joshua Glasgow and G. Michael Seaman to Present on Bar Association of Erie County Webinar “CLE: Law Enforcement Accountability: Section 1983 and Excessive Force Claims”

Donathen, Buffalo Niagara Human Resources Association Legal Update

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys to Host Buffalo Niagara Human Resources Association Legal Update: New York State Is Reopening for Business – What You Need to Know

David J. Murray, “Reopening & Revitalization” Virtual Executive Forum

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner David J. Murray to Participate on Business First “Reopening & Revitalization” Virtual Executive Forum

Phillips Lytle LLP Receives 2020 Diversity Team Award

Phillips Lytle LLP Receives 2020 Diversity Team Award from Profiles in Diversity Journal®

Phillips Lytle, 2020 Chambers USA Rankings

Phillips Lytle Practices and Attorneys Receive Highest Distinctions From Chambers USA in 2020 Rankings

Anna Mercado Clark, Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Named to Fellows of the American Bar Foundation

Labor & Employment Law Webinar, “New York State Human Rights Law Update”

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Labor & Employment Law Webinar Titled, “New York State Human Rights Law Update”

Anna Mercado Clark, National Filipino American Lawyers Association

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present on National Filipino American Lawyers Association “Off the Clock” Webinar

2020 Buffalo Business First Power 250 List

Three Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to 2020 Buffalo Business First Power 250 List

Manning, Smith Named Fellows of the Litigation Counsel of America

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Kenneth A. Manning and Lisa L. Smith Named Fellows of the Litigation Counsel of America

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Joshua Glasgow

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Joshua Glasgow

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Sam Williams

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Sam Williams

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Connor P. Entenmann

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Connor P. Entenmann

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Joshua S. Wallace

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Joshua S. Wallace

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Matthew McClellan

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Matthew McClellan

Dennis W. Elsenbeck, New York State Climate Action Council

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck Appointed to the New York State Climate Action Council

Dennis W. Elsenbeck, WNY Sustainable Business Roundtable

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Speak at WNY Sustainable Business Roundtable “Why Climate Change Matters to Your Business” at Phillips Lytle One Canalside Office

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Myles K. Bartley

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Attorney Myles K. Bartley

Five Attorneys Elected to the Firm’s Partnership

Phillips Lytle LLP Elects Five Attorneys to the Firm’s Partnership

John G. Schmidt Jr. Elected to ConnectLife Board of Directors

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner John G. Schmidt Jr. Elected to ConnectLife Board of Directors

Phillips Lytle Labor & Employment Legal Updates, Rochester and Buffalo

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Labor & Employment Legal Updates Seminar in Rochester and Buffalo

Anna Mercado Clark, Opentext Cloud Summit

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at Opentext™ Cloud Summit in New York City

Flynn, Elsenbeck, The Business Council’s 2019 Annual Environment Conference

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner David P. Flynn and Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Participate at The Business Council’s 2019 Annual Environment Conference

David P. Flynn, Craig R. Bucki, NYSEDC IDA Academy Event

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners David P. Flynn and Craig R. Bucki to Participate in NYSEDC IDA Academy Event

Kenneth A. Manning to Moderate Panel at International Trade Day Event

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Kenneth A. Manning to Moderate “Can-Am Border Improvements Leadership Briefing” Panel at International Trade Day Event

Phillips Lytle, 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Phillips Lytle LLP Listed Among 2020 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Phillips Lytle to Host BNHRA Monthly Meeting

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Buffalo Niagara Human Resources Association Monthly Meeting: “Marijuana in the Workplace”

James D. Donathen, Western New York at Work, ESPN 1520AM

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner James D. Donathen to Appear as a Guest on Western New York at Work on ESPN 1520AM

Dennis W. Elsenbeck, 5th Annual New York Energy Summit

Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Moderate Panel at 5th Annual New York Energy Summit

Phillips Lytle Seminar, Retirement Plan Litigation

Phillips Lytle to Host Event Titled “How Fiduciaries Can Minimize Litigation Risks with Their Retirement Plans”

Richard E. Honen, New York State Innovation Summit

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Moderate Panel Discussion at New York State Innovation Summit

Buffalo Business First State of the Region, Cannabis

Phillips Lytle to Host Buffalo Business First State of the Region Breakfast “Cannabis: Strategies For Tackling the Developing Landscape of the Hemp/Cannabis Marketplace”

Jeffrey D. Coren, ECBA International Law Committee Chair

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorney Jeffrey D. Coren Named Chair of Erie County Bar Association International Law Committee

Legal Elite of Western New York 2019

Seven Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to Buffalo Law Journal “Legal Elite of Western New York 2019”

Phillips Lytle to Host CLCPA Program

Phillips Lytle to Host Program Titled, “The Winds of Change Are Coming: Prepare and Succeed Under New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act”

James R. Grasso, NYS Pay Discrimination Updates

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys James R. Grasso and Luke B. Kalamas to Present “NYS Pay Discrimination Updates: What Employers Need tTo Know” at Rochester Chamber of Commerce Friday HR Briefing

Anna Mercado Clark, 2019 NAPABA Northeast Regional / AABANY Fall Conference

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at 2019 NAPABA Northeast Regional / AABANY Fall Conference

Anna Mercado Clark, IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019 Conference

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019 Conference in Las Vegas

Buffalo Business First State of the Region, Real Estate Devt.

Phillips Lytle To Host Buffalo Business First State Of The Region Breakfast “The Winds Of Change In Real Estate Development: What You Need To Know For The Next Decade”

Phillips Lytle, 185th Anniversary, Mayoral Proclamation, FeedMore WNY

Phillips Lytle LLP to Commemorate 185th Anniversary at Downtown Buffalo Office with Mayoral Proclamation and Donation to FeedMore WNY

Anna Mercado Clark, Buffalo Niagara Partnership 2019 Speaker Series Event

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present at Buffalo Niagara Partnership 2019 Speaker Series Event “Cybersecurity: Learn from the Experts”

Todd A. Ritschdorff, Norman S. Rice Arts, Culture, and Education Award

Phillips Lytle Partner Todd A. Ritschdorff to Receive Norman S. Rice Arts, Culture, and Education Award as Founding Member of Albany Barn

Milan K. Tyler and Craig R. Bucki, NYSEDC IDA Academy Event

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Milan K. Tyler and Craig R. Bucki to Participate in NYSEDC IDA Academy Event

Lisa L. Smith Named Winner of the 18th Annual Women Worth Watching® Awards

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Lisa L. Smith Named Winner of the 18th Annual Women Worth Watching® Awards

Chambers Alternative Energy & Power Global Practice Guide

Phillips Lytle Attorneys Contribute to Chambers Alternative Energy & Power Global Practice Guide

Richard E. Honen, Albany Law Students Career Pathways

Phillips Lytle Partner Richard E. Honen Connects with Albany Law Students to Discuss Career Pathways

The Best Lawyers In America 2020

Phillips Lytle Among Highest Ranked Law Firms in Buffalo with Five Top Listed Practice Areas in The Best Lawyers In America© 2020

  • Fifty-nine attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 44 from its Buffalo office, are ranked on the prestigious 2020 list
  • Firm Top Listed for New York State in Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers

Fifty-Seven Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named To The 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® And Rising Stars List

Phillips Lytle to Host Reception for the Endowment Boy Scout Council

Phillips Lytle to Host Reception for the Endowment Boy Scout Council on Thursday, August 1 at One Canalside Office in Downtown Buffalo

Richard E. Honen, BizLab-Clarkson Lunchtime Entrepreneurship Series

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Speak at BizLab-Clarkson Lunchtime Entrepreneurship Series

Rochester Business Journal State of the Region Breakfast June 2019

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Rochester Business Journal State of the Region Breakfast “How to Turn Brown into Green”

Albany Business Review State of the Region Breakfast

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Albany Business Review State of the Region Breakfast “The Green New Deal: What Does It Mean for Albany’s Businesses?”

Clark, Lawyers of Color‘s Inaugural Best List

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark Named to Lawyers of Color‘s Inaugural Nation’s Best List

Timothy P. Kucinski Named to Buffalo Business First 2019 30 Under 30

Phillips Lytle Attorney Timothy P. Kucinski Named to Buffalo Business First 2019 30 Under 30

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Opportunity Zones Panel Program

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Panel Program Titled “Opportunity Zones: What is the Impact on Investment and Economic Development in Western New York” at One Canalside Office in Downtown Buffalo

Anna Mercado Clark, Commemoration of 75th Anniversary of Korematsu v. U.S.

Phillips Lytle Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Participate at Robert H. Jackson Center Commemoration of 75th Anniversary of Korematsu v. U.S.

State of the Region Breakfast, “Global Business Opportunities and Compliance Challenges”

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Buffalo Business First State of the Region Breakfast “Global Business Opportunities and Compliance Challenges”

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Labor & Employment Law Spring Seminar

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Labor & Employment Law Spring Seminar at One Canalside Office in Downtown Buffalo

Phillips Lytle Adds David L. Cook, Partner

Phillips Lytle LLP Adds Veteran Commercial Litigator and Environmental Law Attorney David L. Cook as a Partner

Jillian M. Dunbar, 2019 Excellence in Law “Up & Coming Attorney” Award

Phillips Lytle Attorney Jillian Dunbar to Receive The Daily Record’s 2019 Excellence in Law “Up & Coming Attorney” Award

Phillips Lytle, Highest Distinctions from Chambers USA in 2019 Rankings

Phillips Lytle Practices and Attorneys Receive Highest Distinctions from Chambers USA in 2019 Rankings

Richard E. Honen, Judge at New York Business Plan Competition Finals

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Serve as Judge at New York Business Plan Competition Finals

Ronald S. Shubert, HOAs Panel Discussion

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Ronald S. Shubert to Participate in Panel Discussion Titled “Mini Law School for HOAs”

Adam S. Walters, 30th Annual Local Government Conference

Phillips Lytle Partner Adam S. Walters Presented “Zoning and Land Use Law – the Latest and Greatest” at the 30th Annual Local Government Conference in Watertown

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Harassment Investigation Training Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Harassment Investigation Training Webinar

2019 Buffalo Business First Power 250 List

Three Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to 2019 Buffalo Business First Power 250 List

Jeffrey B. Schwartz, Spark Saratoga Legal Fundamentals Seminar

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Jeffrey B. Schwartz to Present at Spark Saratoga Legal Fundamentals Seminar

Richard E. Honen, Albany Roundtable’s Civic Luncheon Series

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Speak at Albany Roundtable’s Civic Luncheon Series

Sexual Harassment Prevention “Train The Trainer” Webinar

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Sexual Harassment Prevention “Train The Trainer” Webinar

Richard E. Honen, Albany Law School Open House for UAlbany Students

Phillips Lytle Partner and Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen to Participate in Panel Discussion Titled “Pathways to the Profession” at the Albany Law School Open House for UAlbany Students

Anna Mercado Clark, David Lapresi, Legaltech

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark, CIPP /E, and E-Discovery and Litigation Support Manager David Lapresi to Serve as Panelists at Legaltech®

Anna Mercado Clark Has Earned CIPP/E Certification

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Has Earned CIPP/E Certification

Anna Mercado Clark, Criminal Law Series at Fordham University School of Law

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark, CIPP/E, to Serve as Panelist at “Women on the Record: Who Speaks & Why” Criminal Law Series Event at Fordham University School of Law

Anna Mercado Clark, 2nd Annual New York City Fred T. Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark, CIPP /E, to Participate in Reenactment of “Fred Korematsu and His Fight for Justice” at the 2nd Annual New York City Fred T. Korematsu Day of Civil Liberties

Canadian Tech Startups on Showcase for Investors in NYC

Startups from Toronto-Waterloo tech corridor in New York ahead of investors

Phillips Lytle, 2018 Empire State Counsel Law Firm Honoree, Pro Bono Work

Phillips Lytle LLP Named 2018 Empire State Counsel® Law Firm Honoree for Pro Bono Work

Mark J. Moretti, New York State Bar Association Distinguished Service Award

Phillips Lytle LLP Counsel Mark J. Moretti Receives Inaugural New York State Bar Association’s Distinguished Service Award of the Trial Lawyers Section

Lisa L. Smith, Peter A. Bellacosa, NYSBA Annual Meeting

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Lisa L. Smith Co-Chairs, and Partner Peter A. Bellacosa Speaks at “Mastering Class Action Lawsuits: All You Need to Know” Program at NYSBA Annual Meeting

Thomas F. Puchner, 2019 New York State Economic Development Conference

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Thomas F. Puchner to Present at the 2019 New York State Economic Development Conference

F. Kenneth Graham Appointed to UB School of Laws Dean’s Advisory Council

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorney F. Kenneth Graham Appointed to University at Buffalo School of Laws Dean’s Advisory Council

Donathen, English Manning, US District Court Western District of New York

Phillips Lytle LLP Partners James D. Donathen, Kevin J. English and Kenneth A. Manning Selected as Members of United States District Court Western District of New York Mediator Panel

Peter A. Bellacosa Re-Appointed to New York State Lawyers’ Fund

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Peter A. Bellacosa Re-Appointed to New York State Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection Board of Trustees

Kenneth A. Manning, International Trade Day Event

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Kenneth A. Manning to Moderate “Can-Am Border Improvements Leadership Briefing” Panel at International Trade Day Event

Anna Mercado Clark, 2018 NAPABA Convention

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve as a Panelist at 2018 NAPABA Convention

John G. Schmidt Jr. Receives Jack Kemp Leadership Award

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner John G. Schmidt Jr. Receives Erie County Republican Committee Jack Kemp Leadership Award

Douglas W. Dimitroff, New Jersey Wireless Association Education Event

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Douglas W. Dimitroff to Serve as Panelist at New Jersey Wireless Association Education Event

Cybersecurity at WNY Paralegal Association General Membership Meeting

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Present on Cybersecurity at Western New York Paralegal Association General Membership Meeting

2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”

Phillips Lytle LLP Listed Among 2019 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

  • Firm ranked in National Tier 2 for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants and National Tier 3 for Real Estate Law

Buffalo Business First State of The Region Breakfast, Health Care

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Buffalo Business First State of The Region Breakfast “The Opioid Epidemic and Its Impact on Health Care in Western New York”

“Bolster Your Boardroom Knowledge” Seminar, One Canalside

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Seminar “Bolster Your Boardroom Knowledge” at One Canalside Office in Downtown Buffalo

Thomas F. Puchner, Dennis W. Elsenbeck, Air and Waste Management Association

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Thomas F. Puchner and Phillips Lytle Energy Consulting Services Head of Energy and Sustainability Dennis W. Elsenbeck to Speak at Air and Waste Management Association Eastern New York Chapter Lunch Meeting

Adam S. Walters to Present on Zoning and Land Use Law

Phillips Lytle Partner Adam S. Walters to Present “Zoning And Land Use Law – The Latest And Greatest” at New York Upstate Chapter of the American Planning Association Annual Conference in Ithaca

Legal Elite of Western New York 2018

Seven Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Named to Buffalo Law Journal “Legal Elite of Western New York 2018”

  • Managing Partner Kevin M. Hogan Recognized among Legal Elite Leaders

NYIT’S Ninth Annual Cybersecurity Conference

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Serve as a Panelist at NYIT’S Ninth Annual Cybersecurity Conference

Albany Business Review State of The Region Breakfast, Venture Capital

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Albany Business Review State of the Region Breakfast “Beyond Venture Capital: The Deal Economy”

Niagara Partnership Manufacturer’s Council Meeting

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark to Speak at Buffalo Niagara Partnership Manufacturer’s Council Meeting

Buffalo Business First State of the Region Breakfast, Education

Phillips Lytle To Sponsor Buffalo Business First State of the Region Breakfast “How Will Education Supply Meet Business Demand?”

Startup Week Across America 2018

Phillips Lytle LLP to Take Part in Startup Week Across America 2018 Celebrating the Albany-Area Startup Ecosystem

The Best Lawyers In America 2019

Phillips Lytle Among Highest Ranked Law Firms in Buffalo with Seven Top Listed Practice Areas in The Best Lawyers In America© 2019

  • Fifty-five attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 42 from its Buffalo office, were ranked on the prestigious 2019 list
  • Firm Top Listed for New York State in Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants

2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers

Sixty Four Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® List

  • Forty-eight attorneys included on Super Lawyers® list and eighteen named Rising Stars

BTI Most Recommended Law Firms 2018

Phillips Lytle LLP Recognized in BTI Most Recommended Law Firms 2018 Report

  • Firm listed among 94 law firms as most recommended by legal decision makers

Buffalo Business First Power 125 Women

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Sharon L. Wick Named to Buffalo Business First’s “Power 125 Women” List

“From Jcope to #Metoo” Seminar, One Canalside

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Seminar “From Jcope to #Metoo: Helping Municipalities Stay Ahead of Today’s Changing Environment” at One Canalside Office in Downtown Buffalo

Anna Mercado Clark, David Lapresi Panelists at Enterprise World 2018

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark, and eDiscovery and Litigation Support Manager David Lapresi to Serve as Panelists at Enterprise World 2018

Peter A. Bellacosa, Partner

Phillips Lytle LLP Bolsters New York City Presence with Addition of Accomplished Litigation Attorney Peter A. Bellacosa

Rochester Business Journal State of the Region Breakfast, Energy

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Rochester Business Journal State of the Region Breakfast “How Energy Infrastructure Can Further Rochester Economic Development”

Anna Mercado Clark, Women Worth Watching® Award

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Anna Mercado Clark Wins Profiles In Diversity Journal Women Worth Watching® Award

Buffalo Business First State of the Region, Banking

Phillips Lytle to Sponsor Buffalo Business First State of the Region Breakfast “Western New York Banking Industry Outlook: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities”

First Edition of Chambers USA Regional Real Estate Guide

Phillips Lytle Contributes to First Edition of Chambers USA Regional Real Estate Guide

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Rana Jazayerli to Serve as Panelist at the EB-5 Advocacy Conference in Washington, D.C.

Ms. Jazayerli also nominated for “Industry Thought Leader Award”

Phillips Lytle LLP Listed Among 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Firm ranked in National Tier 1 for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions Defendants

Six Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Named to Buffalo Law Journal “Legal Elite of Western New York 2017”

Managing Partner Kevin M. Hogan Recognized among Legal Elite Leaders

Phillips Lytle Among Highest Ranked Law Firms in Buffalo with Seven Top Listed Practice Areas in The Best Lawyers In America© 2018

– Fifty-four attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 42 from its Buffalo office, were ranked on the prestigious 2018 list –
– Firm Top Listed for New York State in Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants-

Sixty Eight Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® List

– Forty-nine attorneys included on Super Lawyers® list and nineteen named Rising Stars –

Phillips Lytle LLP, Labor & Employment Law Seminar

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Labor & Employment Law Seminar at One Canalside in Downtown Buffalo

Phillips Lytle LLP Listed Among 2017 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Firm ranked in National Tier 1 for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions Defendants Practice

Six Phillips Lytle LLP Partners Named to Buffalo Law Journal “Legal Elite of Western New York 2016”

-Partner Kristen M. Birmingham Honored as Legal Elite Top 10-
-Managing Partner David J. McNamara Recognized among Legal Elite Leaders-

Phillips Lytle Among Highest Ranked Law Firms in Buffalo with Seven Top Listed Practice Areas in The Best Lawyers In America© 2017

  • Fifty seven attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 45 from its Buffalo office, were ranked on the prestigious 2017 list
  • Firm Top Listed for New York State in Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation-Defendants

Phillips Lytle LLP’s Albany Office Leader Richard E. Honen Named to The Best Lawyers In America© 2017 List

The prestigious national list includes 57 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices

Sixty Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® List

Forty-eight attorneys included on Super Lawyers® list and twelve named Rising Stars

Phillips Lytle LLP’s Jamestown Office Leader Gregory L. Peterson Named to The Best Lawyers In America© 2017

The prestigious national list includes 57 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices

Phillips Lytle LLP Attorney Eric M. Kraus Named to The Best Lawyers In America© 2017 List

The prestigious national list includes 57 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices

Phillips Lytle LLP Unveils Progressive New Brand Campaign Driven by Analytics and Client Feedback

Firm Named Among Law Firms with the Best Client Relationships by BTI Consulting Group

Communitech Teams Up with Phillips Lytle LLP to Create a Landing Pad for Canadian Startups in NYC

Location will assist Canadian entrepreneurs in accessing NYC market

Phillips Lytle LLP Listed Among 2016 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Firm ranked in National Tier 1 for Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions Defendants practice

David L. Principe, WTC Buffalo Niagara’s Global Business Administration Program

Phillips Lytle Special Counsel David L. Principe to Present at World Trade Center Buffalo Niagara’s Global Business Administration Program on Legal Aspects of International Trade

Fifty Two Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2015 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® List

Five Rochester-based attorneys included on Super Lawyers® list and two named Rising Stars

Fifty Two Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Named to the 2015 Upstate New York Super Lawyers® List

Forty-seven Buffalo-based attorneys included on Super Lawyers® list and five named Rising Stars

Phillips Lytle Leads Buffalo in Top Listed Awards and Ranked Attorneys in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016

Phillips Lytle was “Top Listed” in Buffalo in eight practice areas, and 59 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 47 from its Buffalo office, were ranked on the prestigious 2016 list

Gregory L. Peterson, Office Leader of Phillips Lytle LLP’s Jamestown Office, Has Been Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016

The prestigious 2016 national list includes 59 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 47 from its Buffalo office

Phillips Lytle LLP Earns “Top Listed” Ranking in New York State in Commercial Litigation and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants on The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 List

Phillips Lytle was “Top Listed” in Buffalo in eight practice areas, and 59 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices, including 47 from its Buffalo office, were ranked on the prestigious 2016 list

Phillips Lytle Partner Eric Kraus Has Been Named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2016 List

The prestigious national list includes 59 attorneys from five Phillips Lytle offices

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Educational Summit Addressing Sexual Assault on College and University Campuses

The summit, titled “Preventing and Responding to Sexual Misconduct,” will feature keynote speaker Ernie Allen

Three Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Participate in “Life After Law School” Seminars

Jennifer A. Beckage, Timothy W. Hoover and Paul F. Jones will address newly-admitted attorneys at the annual Erie Institute of Law event

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Rana Jazayerli to Address Forum on New Opportunities for New York City Real Estate Developers

The event, hosted by KPMG, LLP, and co-sponsored by Vidaris, Inc. and Phillips Lytle LLP, will explore new opportunities in Affordable Housing, Financing and Incentives

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner David P. Flynn to Serve as Moderator for Two Upstate Venture Association of New York Panel Discussions at “Dig Buffalo”

The discussions are scheduled back-to-back on May 13, 2015 at the “dig Buffalo” space on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus

Phillips Lytle LLP Hosts Its First-Ever “Phillips Lytle Leaders in the Making Conference” for Buffalo Prep Students

The program brought Phillips Lytle attorneys as well as community and business leaders together with Buffalo Prep students for one-on-one mentoring sessions at Phillips Lytle’s Buffalo office

Phillips Lytle LLP to Host Educational Summit Addressing Sexual Assault on College and University Campuses

The summit, titled “Preventing and Responding to Sexual Misconduct,” will feature keynote speaker Liz Seccuro, victims’ rights advocate, author, and activist

Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Eric M. Kraus Joins the Ukulele Kids Club Board of Directors

The nonprofit national organization provides ukuleles to hospitalized children for use in music therapy programs

Five Phillips Lytle LLP Attorneys Will Take the Stage as Part of a Buffalo Lawyers for the Arts Event on February 28, 2015

The charity concert and art show, featuring many local attorneys, benefits “Give 4 Greatness,” a non-profit organization that assists cultural organizations across Western New York

Phillips Lytle LLP Elects Three Attorneys from Its Buffalo Office to the Firm’s Partnership

Craig R. Bucki, Kelly E. Marks and Jennifer A. Shah were elected to partnership, effective January 1, 2015