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Personal Gun Safety Tips for the Hunt and at Home
- Oct 10 2019
Pam Nichols’s October Newsletter Fall, for many Americans, is synonymous with the start of hunting season. Millions of hunters join family and friends for a cherished tradition that may go ...
Scott Iseman and Julia Kosineski Secure Not-Guilty Verdict
- Oct 10 2019
Criminal Defense Attorneys Scott Iseman and Julia Kosineski obtained a full acquittal last week in a felony jury trial in Clinton County, New York in front of the Hon. Timothy ...
What is the Residency Requirement for Divorce in New York State?
- Oct 8 2019
In New York State, you must meet the residency requirement before you can file for divorce.
Child Custody: Intentional Interference in Child’s Relationship with Other Parent Can Affect Custody Rights
- Sep 19 2019
When a parent intentionally interferes with the other parent’s relationship with a child, the New York State courts have held such interference to be so inconsistent with the best interests ...
Smart Toys Can Put Your Child’s Privacy, Safety at Risk
- Sep 6 2019
Pam Nichols’s September Newsletter Your four-year-old is too young for Facebook or Instagram, so you might think they are protected from the data miners, marketing hawks or hackers that grab ...
Interest Rates Have Slid Back to Three-Year Lows: Great Opportunity for Homebuyers
- Aug 29 2019
Our qualified team can help you capitalize on these low interest rates and the great opportunities afforded to potential homebuyers. Contact us today!
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.
The culture of teamwork and collaboration at O’Connell and Aronowitz helps our three office locations assist clients in a myriad of legal disciplines and harness the talents of O’Connell and Aronowitz attorneys across New York State. We offer the experience, resources, and skills to help you protect your rights and your best interests.