January 3, 2024

Two Attorneys Elected to Phillips Lytle’s Partnership

Headshots of Tim Moriarty and Jim O'Connor with words Talent. Hard Work, Expertise, Partner.

Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP announced that two of its attorneys, Timothy P. Moriarty and James R. O’Connor, have been elected to partnership at the firm as of January 1, 2024.

“Jim and Tim are consummate professionals and have proven their success by implementing Phillips Lytle’s core values of putting the client first and providing client service excellence,” said Phillips Lytle Managing Partner Douglas W. Dimitroff. “We are confident that their hard work and dedication will continue to be on display over long and fulfilling careers as partners in ownership of Phillips Lytle.”

Timothy P. Moriarty, a member of the firm’s Land, Environment and Energy Practice Group, concentrates his practice in the area of commercial real estate, including industrial, mixed use, telecommunications and raw land. He advises a diverse group of real property operators, prospective owners, landlords and tenants on a broad range of commercial matters, including acquisition, disposition and leasing of properties nationwide. Tim has been named to the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America list.

James R. O’Connor, a member of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, focuses his practice in both business litigation and labor and employment law. He represents clients in complex commercial litigation in state and federal courts, and also helps businesses navigate the ever-changing state and federal employment laws. Jim has been named to the Upstate New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a preeminent law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices across New York State and in Chicago, IL; 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 phillipslytle.com.