Westerman Ball Ederer Miller Zucker & Sharfstein, LLP  

JULY 1, 2014 - We are pleased to announce that Greg S. Zucker has become a named partner and our Firm will now be known as

Westerman Ball Ederer Miller Zucker & Sharfstein, LLP

 

Christopher A. Gorman, an attorney in the firm’s commercial litigation department, will be a member of a panel presenting a continuing legal education seminar entitled “Debt Collections and the Enforcement of Money Judgments”, on June 25, 2014 in Melville, New York.  The seminar is co-sponsored by the Business Law Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the New York State Bar Association.

Christopher A. Gorman, an attorney in the firm’s commercial litigation department, will be presenting a continuing legal education seminar to corporate in-house attorneys entitled “Recent Developments in the Law Governing the Preservation of Electronically Stored Information”, on June 17, 2014.  The presentation will cover all aspects of the preservation of electronically stored information prior to and during the course of litigation, as well as the possible sanctions imposed for failure to take the proper steps to preserve electronically stored information.  The seminar is sponsored by The New Jersey Law Journal and is being held at the Brooklake Country Club located in Florham Park, New Jersey. 

 Jeffrey A. Miller, a Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Department, was quoted in an article published by the Long Island Business News in its May 16, 2014 edition titled “Depositional Phrases: Attorneys counsel clients to answer the question, and just the question” written by Bernadette Starzee.

William E. Vita, a partner in the litigation department, has been selected as a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America.  The LCA is a national honorary society for trial lawyers.  Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only, based upon effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation.

Michael Levy, Esq., an attorney in the Firm’s Litigation Department, has been invited to serve as a member of the Mediation Advisory Committee of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.  Congratulations, Michael!