Woods Oviatt Attorneys Make 2018 Best Lawyers List

Rochester Chamber Partner member Woods Oviatt Gilman announced that 26 of its attorneys have been named to the 2018 Best Lawyers List.  Recognition by Best Lawyers is based entirely on peer nomination and review. The methodology is designed to capture, as accurately as possible, the consensus opinion of leading lawyers about the professional abilities of their colleagues within the same geographical area and legal practice area.

 Best Lawyers “Lawyers of the Year” (in their practice areas)

  • Buffalo
    • William F. Savino - Litigation - Construction
  • Rochester
    • William G. Bauer - Litigation - Intellectual Property
    • Jerry A. Goldman - Litigation - Land Use and Zoning
    • Paul S. Groschadl - Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Woods Oviatt Lawyers Listed in “Best Lawyers in America”

Jack M. Battaglia              

  • Litigation and Controversy - Tax
  • Tax Law                             

William G. Bauer              

  • Litigation - Intellectual Property
  • Litigation  - Labor and Employment
  • Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions                               

Kelley Ross Brown          

  • Banking & Finance
  • Real Estate Law                               

Betsy D. Brugg  

  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation  - Trusts and Estates
  • Trusts and Estates                               

Philip L. Burke                                  

Louis M. D'Amato           

  • Real Estate Law
  • Litigation  - Trusts and Estates
  • Trusts and Estates                               

Gordon S. Dickens          

Anthony L.Eugeni           

  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Litigation - Trusts and Estates
  • Trusts and Estates                               

Gordon E. Forth                             

R. Thompson Gilman                                       

Jerry A. Goldman            

  • Land Use and Zoning
  • Litigation-  Land Use and Zoning                                 

Gregory W. Gribben      

  • Corporate Law
  • Bankruptcy
  • Litigation  - Bankruptcy                               

Paul S.   Groschadl                                           

Robert D. Hooks              

  • Litigation - Construction
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Personal Injury - Defendants
  • Real Estate Law
  • Personal Injury - Defendants
  • Bet- the -Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation- Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Litigation -Real Estate
  • Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement
  • Litigation - Securities
  • Personal Injury Plaintiffs
  • Product Liability Litigation Defendants                               

Robert W. Kessler                                            

James P. McElheny                                         

Mitchell S. Nusbaum                                    

Donald W. O'Brien                                          

Anthony R. Palermo                                      

Bruce D. Reinoso             

  • Elder Law
  • Elder Law
  • Health Care Law                                 

Rene H. Reixach                                 

Warren B. Rosenbaum 

  • Bet - the - Company Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Banking and Finance
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Litigation  - Real Estate                                 

William F. Savino             

  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Litigation - Construction                               

W. Stephen Tierney       

  • Real Estate Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Real Estate Law                                 

Samuel O. Tilton                                             

Kristopher J. Vurraro