Albany County Business Lawyers

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Robert Rock
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Robert Rock

Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 38 years of experience

Bob is the managing partner of the Albany office of Tully Rinckey PLLC and the head of the firm’s insolvency practice. He has 35 years of experience in dealing with complex financial, corporate and commercial issues.... Read More »
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Timothy E. Casserly Esq.
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Timothy E. Casserly Esq.
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 35 years of experience
(518) 452-1961 255 Washington Ave Ext #104
Albany, NY 12205
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatBusiness, Elder, Estate Planning and Tax
Albany Law School
As a devoted son, husband and father, Tim Casserly understands the needs of his clients. He has dedicated his career to helping clients navigate and understand the complexities involved in managing one's estate and long-term care plan including preserving assets in order to leave a legacy. With utmost care and compassion for over 31 years, Tim has customized plans to provide financial security to individuals, families and businesses.
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Robert Rock
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 38 years of experience
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Appeals and Bankruptcy
Albany Law School
Bob is the managing partner of the Albany office of Tully Rinckey PLLC and the head of the firm’s insolvency practice. He has 35 years of experience in dealing with complex financial, corporate and commercial issues. Throughout his legal career, Bob has centered his practice in the Capital Region, but has represented clients all across New York including in each of the four United States District Courts and the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals.

Bob has extensive experience before both state and federal courts fighting for clients in the civil litigation arena. When Tully Rinckey PLLC’s clients have been wronged...
Michael J. Catalfimo
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Michael J. Catalfimo
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 34 years of experience
(518) 250-4264 11 British American Boulevard
Latham, NY 12110
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
Boston College Law School
Michael J. Catalfimo represents a diverse group of businesses and individuals in complex civil litigation and transactional matters involving Real Property Law, Creditors Rights, Business Law, Family Law, Trusts and Estates Law, Municipal Law, and Health Care Law. He is a Partner in the Saratoga Springs law firm of Rowlands, LeBrou & Griesmer, PLLC.

Mr. Catalfimo received his Juris Doctor Degree (Magna Cum Laude) from Boston College Law School in 1985, where he was elected to the Order of the Coif National Legal Honor Society and received the Lewis F. Powell, Jr. Medal For Excellence in Advocacy and Outstanding...
John J. Privitera
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John J. Privitera
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 42 years of experience
(518) 447-3337 20 Corporate Woods Blvd
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Albany, NY 12211
Business, Arbitration & Mediation and Environmental
State University of New York - Buffalo
Sarah Elena Gold
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Sarah Elena Gold
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 13 years of experience
(518) 213-2345 125 Wolf Road
Suite 215
Albany, NY 12205
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Albany Law School
Kevin Abessi
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Kevin Abessi
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney
(518) 516-5300 41 State Street
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Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationOffers Video ChatBusiness, Divorce, Family and IP
Albany Law School
Kevin Abessi is a heavily credentialed attorney with a level of business management and financial expertise that is rarely matched in the legal profession. As an MBA with certifications in risk management, alternative investments, and investment advising, Kevin and Abessi Law are well-equipped to couple legal guidance with quantitative acumen that is so often needed to successfully serve clients. With a focus on business, family, and estate law, Abessi Law endeavors to provide give clients robust consultation so that they conclude engagements feeling as if they enjoyed substantial value-added benefits to go with their core reasons for hiring the Firm.
Samuel C. Breslin
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Samuel C. Breslin
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(518) 650-3766 50 State Street
Albany, NY 12207
Business, Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Albany Law School
Sam Breslin represents both individual and corporate clients in a variety of matters, from state and federal criminal defense to personal injury and complex commercial litigation. Criminal: Sam represents clients in all criminal matters including DWI/DUI charges, as well as all other violations, misdemeanors and felonies in federal, state and local courts. Many criminal charges, no matter how minor, carry the risk of long-term consequences. In defending his clients, Sam strives to make them aware of these collateral consequences and craft a defense strategy to minimize them. Personal Injury: Sam aggressively represents clients injured as the...
John Frederick Harwick
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John Frederick Harwick
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 25 years of experience
(518) 486-8800 99 Pine St
Suite 108
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Albany Law School
Highly rated upstate New York litigator.
Scott David Shimick
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Scott David Shimick
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 18 years of experience
(518) 487-7678 One Commerce Plaza
Albany, NY 12260
Business, Tax and White Collar Crime
Loyola University New Orleans
As a tax attorney at Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, my role is to advise clients on how to reduce tax liability and limit exposure to additional taxes and penalties. I advise our business clients in many complex transactions, such as triangular mergers, spin-offs, and stock-for-stock acquisitions. I also assist our business clients in complicated planning issues, such as analyzing new markets tax credits, drafting opinion letters, and selling businesses and assets. I help clients avoid exposure to civil and criminal tax penalties at all stages from audit to trial. I have represented...
Richard A. Langer
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Richard A. Langer
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 48 years of experience
(518) 447-3308 20 Corporate Woods Blvd
#500
Albany, NY 12211
Business, Estate Planning and Tax
New York University School of Law and Albany Law School
Richard practices general business law with an emphasis on taxation. He has wide-ranging experience in legal issues facing businesses includes: organizing corporations, limited liability companies, purchasing and selling businesses, leveraged buy-out transactions, financing arrangements, capital raising, venture capital, leasing and leveraged leasing, reorganizations/restructurings, shareholder agreements and disputes, qualified pension/profit sharing plans, ESOPs, and executive compensation plans. He represents clients in disputes with federal and state taxing authorities. Richard also engages in estate and management succession planning, particularly involving interests in closely-held businesses.

Richard was an Adjunct Professor of Law at Albany Law School from 1975 to 1999, where he taught courses...
James Robert Barnes
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James Robert Barnes

Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 15 years of experience

With more than 15 years, in the estate and long-term care planning field, James provides counsel to individuals, families and business to guide them to achieve their planning goals by implementing strategies customized... Read More »
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Carrianna C. Eurillo Esq.
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Carrianna C. Eurillo Esq.

Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 18 years of experience

Albany Law SchoolNew York
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Joseph Callahan
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Joseph Callahan
(518) 626-9060 90 S. Swan St
Ste 103B
Albany, NY 12210
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Business and Tax
Syracuse University College of Law
Joe Callahan began his career as a CPA with Deloitte in Manhattan and left there to work as a tax attorney. He's been with the law firm of Mackay, Caswell & Callahan since 1992 and is admitted to practice law in New York and Connecticut, together with the U.S. District Court and U.S. Tax Court.

Mackay, Caswell & Callahan, P.C handles various IRS and New York State tax controversies including IRS Audit Strategies and Defenses, Enforced Tax Collection (Notices of Levy & Notices of Lien), Offers in Compromise, Innocent & Injured Spouse Relief, Responsible Person Assessment Defense, Tax Court, IRS...
James Robert Barnes
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James Robert Barnes
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(518) 452-1961 255 Washington Ave Ext #104
Albany, NY 12205
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Wake Forest University School of Law and State University of New York - Binghamton
With more than 15 years, in the estate and long-term care planning field, James provides counsel to individuals, families and business to guide them to achieve their planning goals by implementing strategies customized for each client's unique circumstances.

James focuses his practice in elder law, trusts and estates, guardianship, special needs planning, and business formation and succession planning.
Jacob David Verchereau
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Jacob David Verchereau
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 1 year of experience
475 Albany Shaker Rd. Ste. 9 #11333
Albany, NY 12211
Offers Video ChatBusiness, Arbitration & Mediation, Education and Employment
Albany Law School
After graduating from Manhattan College in 2009, Jacob began his career as a Special Education Advocate & Paralegal. For seven years he worked for a reputable Manhattan-based law firm that concentrates on advocating for students with special needs. As an Advocate, Jacob would often attend Committee on Special Education (“CSE”) meetings alongside parents, providing them with assistance in the development of their children’s Individual Education Programs (“IEP”) and/or 504 Plans. When disputes arose with local school districts, Jacob assisted attorneys in all phases of the administrative due process procedure provided by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act ("IDEA"). This often...
James Thompson Towne
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James Thompson Towne
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 44 years of experience
(518) 452-1800 450 New Karner Road
P.O. Box 15072
Albany, NY 12212
Business, Arbitration & Mediation, Construction and Employment
Albany Law School
James T. Towne, Jr. has been representing businesses, municipalities and related entities for many years, addressing and handling matters ranging from general litigation, harassment claims, employment issues, zoning, planning and tax certiorari matters. Moreover, with Mr. Towne’s highly developed understanding of ethics as it impacts business and government, his services to an organization is invaluable. Mr. Towne also provides assistance with ethics issues and technology issues as they relate to the law and other “hot button” topics which may arise.
Graig Frank Zappia
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Graig Frank Zappia
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 17 years of experience
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Albany Law School
Graig contributes to the versatility of Tully Rinckey PLLC's legal services for Capital Region residents. He was brought in to the firm to strengthen its real estate practice group. He represents private real estate owners, real estate developers, and banks and other institutional lenders in their real estate transactions. Graig's understanding of the loan process from all angles enables the firm to advise individual and corporate clients throughout the closing process. He provides representation across a range of real estate legal matters, including closings, title disputes, title insurance, contracts, zoning, variances, transfers, inheritances, lease disputes, and adverse possession. Additionally, Graig provides...
Anthony J. Santoro Esq.
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Anthony J. Santoro Esq.
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 3 years of experience
(518) 452-1961 255 Washington Ave
Ext #104
Albany, NY 12205
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder and Estate Planning
Albany Law School
David Lawrence Ganje
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David Lawrence Ganje
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 30 years of experience
(518) 437-9000 2 Tower Pl
Albany, NY 12203
Business
University of South Dakota School of Law
The Ganje Law Office has earned a reputation for quality in the areas of Business and Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Banking and Financial Institution Law, and Real Estate Law. We have been providing comprehensive legal services to businesses for over 20 years. We have gained the respect of regional and national corporations and strive to foster strong business relationships with our clients. The Firm provides legal counsel and day-to-day operational guidance to banks, financial institutions and corporate clients. The firm provides legal services for commercial banks, finance companies and other financial institutions. We offer counsel in connection with financing, lending...
Carrianna C. Eurillo Esq.
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Carrianna C. Eurillo Esq.
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 18 years of experience
(518) 452-1961 255 Washington Ave Ext
#104
Albany, NY 12205
Free ConsultationBusiness, Elder and Estate Planning
Albany Law School
Joseph Farid Jacob
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Joseph Farid Jacob
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(518) 472-0230 125 Wolf Rd, Ste 309
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Health Care, Immigration and International
St. Johs Law School
Joseph is admitted to practice law in the state courts of New York and New Jersey. He counsels clients locally and globally with issues related to the United States federal laws including Commercial and Business Transactions, International Trade and Investments, and Immigration and Naturalization services.

He counsels clients locally and globally with issues related to the United States federal laws including Commercial and Business Transactions, International Trade and Investments, and Immigration and Naturalization services.

He is a member of the American Bar Association (ABA), the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA), and the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).

He served as Vice Chair...
Douglas J. Rose
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Douglas J. Rose
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 32 years of experience
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Administrative, Municipal and Real Estate
University of Miami School of Law
Douglas James Rose is a Partner in the litigation department of Tully Rinckey PLLC. Douglas focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation issues, including real estate, zoning, and land use, as well as contract actions and creditor-debtor relations. He previously worked in the Albany office of Deily, Mooney, & Glastetter, LLP. Prior to entering the legal profession, Doug served in the United States Coast Guard. Deployed primarily on law enforcement patrol duties in the Caribbean, he achieved the rank of Lieutenant (junior grade). Doug received his J.D. from the University of Miami School of Law, where he was a Dean’s Merit...
Timothy E. Casserly Esq.
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Timothy E. Casserly Esq.

Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 35 years of experience

As a devoted son, husband and father, Tim Casserly understands the needs of his clients. He has dedicated his career to helping clients navigate and understand the complexities involved in managing one's estate and... Read More »
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Matthew S. Lerner
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Matthew S. Lerner
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 20 years of experience
(518) 935-4230 8 Southwoods Blvd.
Suite 300
Albany, NY 12211
Business, Appeals, Insurance Claims and Insurance Defense
David M Siegal
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David M Siegal
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 43 years of experience
(518) 431-1000 16 Corporate Woods Blvd
Albany, NY 12211
Business, Divorce and Family
Albany Law School
Our office consists of six people - 3 lawyers, two paralegals and one strictly clerical person. In addition to being a lawyer, I am and have been in various businesses, real estate development and ownership,and am an active pilot. We try to accomplish our client's goals in the least expensive and least adversairal way possible, but unfortunatley that is not always possible and thus we are fully equipped to litigate the result.
Brendan F. Baynes
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Brendan F. Baynes
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 33 years of experience
(518) 756-6000 14340 Route 9W
Ravena, NY 12143
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
Albany Law School
I started my own firm in Ravena, New York[15 miles south of Albany] in April of 2009 after 22 years practicing with numerous partners in firms in Albany. While I specialize in injury litigation and have tried scores of cases to verdict, I now supplement that practice with small town practice services such as wills, traffic tickets, closings and counseling my clients. I really enjoy what I do and would welcome any inquiries to see if your needs can be met.
George Deflumer Mchugh
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George Deflumer Mchugh
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 22 years of experience
(518) 756-6700 164 Main Street
Ravena, NY 12143
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Estate Planning
Prior to re-opening his office in the town of Coeymans, George served as General Counsel to Carver Companies, a group of closely held corporations and limited liability companies within upstate New York and Charleston, South Carolina.

Immediately before that, he served as a Federal Administrative Law Judge for the Social Security Administration.

He has extensive experience working in policy making positions at every level of government, including the local level, the state level, and the federal level, and served as the liaison between the Department of Defense and the American Bar Association from 2010 through 2011.

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Paul Montgomery
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Paul Montgomery
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(518) 512-4114 54 State St
#1003
Albany, NY 12207
Business and Tax
Albany Law School
Mike Macomber
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Mike Macomber
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Family and Military
Albany Law School
Michael is an Associate for Tully Rinckey PLLC. Michael is a proud graduate of Albany Law School where he earned his Juris Doctorate and stood out as an award-winning student. While attending the program, Michael concentrated his studies on Estate planning, graduating with honors and cum laude in his class. Prior to earning his JD, Michael gained experience in several legal fields. Most recently Michael worked for the Federal Highway Administration, submitting motions in Federal court in the areas of environmental law and labor law. At the Appeals Board of the Department of Motor Vehicles, Michael analyzed individual appeals and...
Donna Heinrichs
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Donna Heinrichs
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 35 years of experience
(518) 439-8888 381 Delaware Avenue
Delmar, NY 12054
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Albany Law School
I am a very well-rounded practitioner. I have had extensive experience in the past with litigation and appeals both to the Appellate Division and the NY Court of Appeals. I have recently cut back on litigation and have concentrated my practice in wills, trusts, estates, estate planning, probate and elder law.

I am honest and fair in my charges. I am particular in what matters I take on and will not take on any and every matter that walks in my door. I expect cooperation and a positive attitude from my clients so that I may...
Paul Arthur Feigenbaum
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Paul Arthur Feigenbaum
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 49 years of experience
(518) 462-5601 54 State Street
9th Floor
Albany, NY 12207
Business and Arbitration & Mediation
Columbia Law School
Practice is concentrated in commercial litigation
Di Ma
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Di Ma
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 5 years of experience
(443) 676-1938 32 Pine Lane
Unit 4B
Albany, NY 12203
Offers Video ChatBusiness, Administrative, Entertainment & Sports and Real Estate
Think of me as your versatile, personal attorney. What is the main advantage of hiring a solo practitioner? If I took my talents to another shop, the biggest difference to you is the invoice. Call me today and immediately find out why I'm not your average lawyer.

Please allow me the privilege of becoming the legal partner you actually enjoy!
John Maxwell
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John Maxwell
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 41 years of experience
(518) 475-0016 2 Normanskill Blvd
Delmar, NY 12054
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Richard B. Ancowitz
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Richard B. Ancowitz
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 37 years of experience
(518) 489-1098 21 Everett Road Ext
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Arbitration & Mediation and Personal Injury
Brooklyn Law School
August Montgomery
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August Montgomery
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer
(518) 512-4114 54 State St
#1003
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationBusiness, Real Estate and Tax
Albany Law School
David Ganje
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David Ganje
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer
(518) 437-9000 21 Everett Road Ext.
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Energy and Environmental
David L. Ganje is a commercial law and commercial litigation attorney and also maintains a natural resources practice. He has grounded his legal experience as a practicing attorney, a former commodity arbitrator, a member of the board of directors of an S&L and an adjunct professor to hone his skills in these areas of practice. Born and raised in Aberdeen, South Dakota, David handles matters related to mineral law, oil and gas law, energy law and water law in his natural resources practice. The practice includes representation before local and federal regulatory bodies. In his commercial law and commercial litigation practice, David...
Ms Alice M Breding
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Ms Alice M Breding
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 16 years of experience
(518) 690-4200 4 British American Boulevard
Latham, NY 12110
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Albany Law School
office email: alice@piedmontlawfirm.com Additional Office Location (by Appointment Only) 376 Broadway, Suite 18 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Mr. Ken McCauley
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Mr. Ken McCauley
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 10 years of experience
17 Ver Planck Street
Albany, NY 12206
Free ConsultationBusiness, Administrative and Criminal
William Keniry
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William Keniry
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 30 years of experience
(518) 465-9500 18 Corporate Woods Boulevard
Albany, NY 12211
Business, Estate Planning, Medical Malpractice and Trademarks
Western New England University School of Law
Mathew B. Tully
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Mathew B. Tully
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Business, Criminal, Divorce and Employment
Michael J. Garry
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Michael J. Garry
Albany County, NY Business Law Attorney with 44 years of experience
(518) 465-3680 600 BROADWAY
Albany, NY 12207
Business, Estate Planning, Real Estate and Traffic Tickets
Albany Law School
Michael J. Garry. Born Albany, New York December 29, 1949, admitted to bar, 1976, New York. Admitted Federal District Court, 1976. Education: Boston College (B.A., 1972); Albany Law School of Union University (J.D. 1975) Assistant Public Defender, Albany County, 1976-1980. Member: Albany County and New York Bar Associations, New York State Bar Association Real Property Section. Authorized to practice in all courts of New York State and United States District Court. Zoning Board Attorney for the Town of Colonie.

General Practice before all State and Federal Courts, Corporate and LLC Formation, Estate Planning, Probate, Residential and Commercial Real Estate,...
Ryan E. Manley
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Ryan E. Manley
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 9 years of experience
(518) 436-1661 5 Clinton Square
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationBusiness, Criminal, DWI and Personal Injury
Albany Law School
Brian H. Bronsther
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Brian H. Bronsther
Albany County, NY Business Law Lawyer with 35 years of experience
(518) 373-9000 12 Century Hill Drive
Latham, NY 12110
Business, Bankruptcy, Consumer and Estate Planning
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