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In addition to practicing law I have been involved in teaching law on a part-time,  adjunct basis.  I taught Business Law for accountants at Canisius College from 1983 to 1988. I also taught a course in Business Ethics in the MBA program. In 2008 I participated in a program through the Center for International Legal Studies in Salzburg, Austria, to teach law at an eastern European law school. I accepted an apppointment and taught an introductory course in American Business Law in Poland at Szczecin University during April, 2008.

I have also participated in entrepreneur workshops sponsored by the U.S. Small Business Administration ("SBA") and  Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) in Western New York since 1981.  Through this program I have given more than 250 presentations during the last 27 years on legal issues affecting start-ups.


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Practice areas


  1. Business: 50%
    39 years
  2. Estate Planning: 25%
    39 years
  3. Environmental and Natural Resources: 15%
    39 years
  4. Administrative Law: 10%
    39 years



Hourly ($200-300/hour)

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2645 Sheridan Dr
Tonawanda, NY, 141509415

Blair & Roach, LLP

2645 Sheridan Drive
Tonawanda, NY, 14150



FLMember in Good Standing198509/08/2015
NYCurrently registered 197703/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateCohen Swados Wright Hanifin Bradford & Brett1976 - 1980
Association namePosition nameDuration
Center for International Legal StudiesFellow2008 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Harvard University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Canisius CollegeN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1973
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Entrepreneur WorkshopsLegal Issues Affecting Formation of New Businesses2008