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Westerman Ball Ederer Miller & Sharfstein, LLP  

Mickee Hennessy and Eric G. Waxman III, partners in the Firmís Bankruptcy Workout and Restructuring Group, will be panelists at the Bankruptcy Ethics and Civility Symposium, jointly presented by the Eastern District of New York Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association and the Nassau County Bar Association.  The Symposium will be held on May 8, 2014, 5:30-7:30 pm at the Suffolk Academy of Law, Hauppauge, New York.  Judge Alan Trust (Bankruptcy, EDNY), Judge Robert Grossman (Bankruptcy EDNY), Christine Black, Esq. of the United States Trustee and Michael Macco, Esq. will also be on the panel.

February 25, 2014:  Michael Levy, Esq., counsel to the Firmís litigation department and a registered mediator, participated in a mock mediation at the Nassau County Bar Association, which was presented by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee to the Elder Law Committee.  Mr. Levy will participate again at the Nassau County Bar Association on March 12, 2015, at a Deanís Hour program presented by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee.

We welcome our newest attorneys, Patrick Doherty, Esq. who joined our corporate group, Jennifer Schlesinger, Esq. who joined our real estate group and Michael Levy, Esq., counsel to our litigation group.

Stuart S. Ball, Co-Chair of the Firmís Real Estate Department, has been recognized for the fifth consecutive year as a New York Super Lawyer in the 2013 annual publication of the same name.  Jeffrey A. Miller, Chair of the Firmís Litigation Department, has again been recognized as a New York Super Lawyer for 2013.  Christopher A. Gorman, an attorney in the firmís commercial litigation department, has been selected for the first time to the New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars for 2013.  New York Super Lawyers recognizes attorneys who have excelled in their profession, only 5% of the attorneys in the New York Metropolitan Area were named to this list.  New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars recognizes such attorneys who are 40 or under or who have been practicing for 10 years or less.

November, 2013:  Joshua Rudin, an attorney in the Firmís Bankruptcy and Restructuring Department, has been invited to participate in an event hosted by the New York State Bar Association at Brooklyn Law School on Monday, November 25 titled ďExperience & Exposure,Ē offering students the opportunity to speak with alumni from various practice areas.

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