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Mohammed (Moe) Gangat Joins the Firm as an Associate in the Litigation Practice Group

The Firm is proud to welcome Mohammed (Moe) Gangat as an associate in the firm’s Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Gangat is a graduate of the Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., 2009) and City University of New York – John Jay College of Criminal Justice (B.A., 2006), and he concentrates his practice on complex commercial litigation, land use and zoning, and insurance-related disputes. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Gangat was a litigation associate at Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, an insurance associate at Skarzynski Black LLC, and a staff attorney at the New York Civil Liberties Union. His past litigation engagements include experience with a wide range of subjects, including contract interpretation, securities fraud, corporate governance, insurance coverage, insurance defense, bankruptcy litigation, environmental regulation, wage and hour disputes, antitrust investigations, and white collar crime.

Rebecca S. Faber joins the Firm as an associate in the Real Estate practice Group

The Firm is proud to welcome Rebecca S. Faber as an associate in the Firm’s Real Estate practice group. Ms. Faber is a graduate of Harvard Law School (J.D., 2011), Barnard College (B.A. summa cum laude, 2008), and List College of the Jewish Theological Seminary (B.A. summa cum laude, 2008), and she represents clients in a wide range of real estate transactions including the acquisition and disposition of commercial properties and commercial lending and financing transactions. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Faber was associated with the New York City law firm of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP.

Ralph Rosella of the Firm’s Corporate and Business Practice Group quoted by the Long Island Business News

Ralph Rosella of the Firm’s Corporate and Business Practice Group quoted multiple times in an article entitled “Licensed to Dig” written by Kristen D’Andrea and published in the April 10, 2015 edition of the Long Island Business News, which discusses the newly enacted law to take effect on November 21, 2016 that requires anyone practicing geology in the State of New York to be licensed by the Education Department of the State of New York.

Lisa Azzato, an attorney in the firm’s Zoning and Land Use and Commercial Litigation practice groups, attended the Long Island Coastal Resiliency Summit

Lisa Azzato, an attorney in the firm’s Zoning and Land Use and Commercial Litigation practice groups, attended the Long Island Coastal Resiliency Summit to learn about the unique legal issues and concerns impacting Long Island and its shoreline. At this First Annual Conference of the Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Institute at Touro Law School, leaders on issues covering climatology, coastal resilience, and regulatory matters discussed the science and laws impacting our coastal communities. Ms. Azzato commented on the remarkable presentations at the conference, “The depth of knowledge imparted by speakers from Columbia University’s Center for Climate Systems Research, the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Law School, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, the New York Rising Community Reconstruction Program, and FEMA among others was truly impressive. I left the conference with a stronger understanding of the interplay of the environment and the law on the beaches that make Long Island so distinct and exceptional.”
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