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O’Connell and Aronowitz Attorneys Selected to 2019 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
- Aug 15 2019
We are pleased to announce that thirteen of our attorneys were named to the 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list. Only five percent of all attorneys in New York ...
Attorney Kelly Mikullitz Featured in Documentary on Lead Poisoning and its Devastating Effect on Families
- Aug 8 2019
When the Oneida County Health Department and Cornell Cooperative Extension Oneida set out to produce a documentary about lead poisoning, they consulted with families and professionals on the frontlines of ...
When You Know Divorce is Your Next Step, It Can Help To Know The First Steps
- Jul 30 2019
When you’ve made the difficult decision that divorce is the option that will be in your best interests, it’s normal to feel overwhelmed. But understanding the components of the divorce ...
New Attorneys Join O’Connell and Aronowitz
- Jul 23 2019
We are pleased to announce the addition of two new attorneys to our firm. Mike Hawrylchak and Julia Kosineski, both based in our Albany office, joined O’Connell and Aronowitz earlier ...
Keep Kids Safe with the Right Sports and Recreation Helmets
- Jul 16 2019
Pam Nichols’s July Newsletter Kids are everywhere, wringing out every sunny minute of summer vacation. Bike rides, scooter trips, summer practices and games for every imaginable sport – there’s lots ...
What is a Deposition?
- Jun 18 2019
Like most people, you may have never before been involved in litigation. It’s understandable you’ll have questions and, perhaps, some apprehension. A deposition, or examination before trial, is a pre-trial ...
Your Best Partner on Motorcycle Ride? Adequate Insurance
- Jun 11 2019
Pam Nichols’s June Newsletter After strapping on your helmet, the next best protection you can have in case of a motorcycle accident is ADEQUATE insurance. While all 50 states require ...
How Divorce Affects Health Insurance
- Jun 7 2019
There are many things to consider during divorce, and health insurance should be one of them. This video blog looks at the question of whether you can say on your ...
Kelly Mikullitz Installed as BIANYS 1st Vice President
- Jun 7 2019
A venerable advocate for people suffering from brain injuries, Kelly Mikullitz was installed as 1st Vice President of The Brain Injury Association of New York State (BIANYS) on June 6th. ...
Steve Coffey Secures Not-Guilty Verdict on Charges of Attempted Rape
- Jun 3 2019
Criminal Defense Attorney Steve Coffey obtained an acquittal last week in the jury trial of a man accused of attempted rape. An Ulster County jury acquitted a man after a ...
Attorney Kelly Mikullitz Presents at BIANYS Legal Symposium
- Jun 3 2019
Kelly Mikullitz will be co-presenter at the 2019 BIANYS Legal Symposium being held June 3 in Saratoga Springs. The program, “Brain Injury Settlement Considerations”, is a significant topic in the ...
No Fault Divorce in New York State
- May 24 2019
The “No Fault” divorce action can help divorcing couples from exhausting financial and emotional resources. Our team of compassionate attorneys can advise you on the best options for your circumstance.
Help for Victims of Domestic Violence
- May 8 2019
If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, there are many resources available for assistance. The Family Court and Criminal Courts of New York State adjudicate ...
Child Custody: Can I Relocate My Child’s Residence?
- May 1 2019
Child Custody Concerns: If you’re looking to relocate your child’s residence, it’s smart to seek the advice of a Child Custody attorney. Our experienced and compassionate team has handled hundreds ...
Spring is Peak Home-Buying Season
- Apr 26 2019
Our Residential Real Estate attorneys handle hundreds of transactions each year throughout the Capital Region and Upstate New York. We are dedicated to providing exceptional service to our clients. Our ...
Why are Foodborne Illness Outbreaks on the Rise?
- Apr 15 2019
Pam Nichols’s April Newsletter Last year was one for the record books at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). They investigated more foodborne illness outbreaks than during any year in ...
Jeffrey Sherrin and Danielle Holley Review Complicated Provisions of New Opioid Law for Clinical Laboratories
- Apr 9 2019
Jeffrey Sherrin and Danielle Holley were recently featured in The Dark Daily, an e-brief service focusing on clinical laboratories and pathology groups. In an article discussing the complicated provisions of ...
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