2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers Recognizes 36 Attorneys from Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP

August 21, 2020 | Press Releases

BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP today announced 36 of the firm’s Buffalo and Albany attorneys have been included on the 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists. 

Attorneys recognized on the 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list and the practice area in which they are recognized:

  • Brian J. Bocketti, Banking
  • Kevin J. Cross, Business Litigation 
  • Mark C. Davis, Business Litigation
  • Jonathan D. Deily, Business Litigation 
  • Raymond L. Fink, Bankruptcy: Business 
  • Scott E. Friedman, Business/Corporate 
  • Robert E. Ganz, Business Litigation 
  • Amy Habib Rittling, Employment & Labor
  • Carol E. Heckman, Business Litigation
  • Leigh A. Hoffman, Creditor Debtor Rights 
  • William E. Mathias, Business/Corporate
  • Jennifer C. Persico, Business Litigation
  • Brendan J. Rich, Securities & Corporate Finance 
  • John D. Rodgers, Business Litigation 
  • Blaine S. Schwartz, Real Estate
  • Joann Sternheimer, Business Litigation
  • Paul F. Wells, Real Estate 

Amy Habib Rittling was recognized as a 2020 Top 25 Women Upstate New York Super Lawyer. Jonathan D. Deily was recognized as a 2020 Top 25 Hudson Valley Super Lawyer. 

Lippes Mathias attorneys selected to the 2020 Upstate New York Rising Stars list and the practice area in which they are recognized:
  • Christina H. Arthurs, Estate & Probate
  • Mary M. Balkin, Real Estate
  • Sean P. Balkin, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Richard R. Capote, Real Estate
  • Elise M. Edwards, Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Ashley M. Emery, Transportation/Maritime
  • Thomas J. Fennell, Real Estate
  • Emily G. Hannigan, Employment & Labor 
  • Jason Little, Business Litigation 
  • Vincent M. Miranda, Employment Litigation: Defense
  • Sean M. O’Brien, Business Litigation
  • Matthew R. Palmieri, Real Estate
  • Lee M. Redeye, Native American Law
  • Richard M. Scherer, Jr., Business Litigation
  • Tessa R. Scott, Business Litigation 
  • Eliza Friedman Shea, Business/Corporate
  • Eric M. Soehnlein, Criminal Defense: White Collar 
  • Lauren A. Suttell, Health Care
  • Andrea H. Vossler, Mergers & Acquisitions

Super Lawyers rates outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations by practice area. For more information, visit superlawyers.com.

About Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman  

Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP is a full-service law firm with more than 110 attorneys serving clients regionally, nationally, and internationally. With offices in Buffalo, Albany and New York, NY; Burlington, Ontario, Canada; Chicago, IL; Jacksonville, FL; and Washington, D.C., the firm represents a wide range of clients, including individuals, publicly and privately-owned companies, private equity and venture capital firms, real estate developers, financial institutions, municipalities, and governmental entities. 
Lippes Mathias is proud to be recognized year after year by The Best Lawyers in America®, U.S. News - Best Lawyers®, Super Lawyers and Chambers USA. 
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