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Court Admissions:


In addition to admission to the New York State Bar, I am admitted in the following courts:


United States District Court for the Western District of New York;

United States District Court for the Northern District of New York;

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York;

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York; and

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 34%
  2. Employment: 33%
  3. Environmental: 33%



Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP

700 Crossroads Building
2 State Street
Rochester, NY, 14614


NYCurrently registered 199503/07/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Forty Under 40Rochester Business Journal2008
Up and Coming AttorneysDaily Record2002
BV Distinguished Peer RatingMartindale-HubbellN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerWoods Oviatt Gilman LLP2000 - Present
Associate AttorneyHarter, Secrest & Emery, LLP1995 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Women's Bar Association of the State of New YorkStatewide Treasurer2014 - Present
Historical Society of the Courts of the State of New YorkTrustee2008 - Present
Rochester Women's NetworkMember2005 - Present
Greater Rochester Association of Women AttorneysMember2000 - Present
Monroe County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Inns of CourtMemberN/A
Greater Rochester Association of Women AttorneysPast PresidentN/A
Women’s Council of the Rochester Business AllianceMemberN/A
Women's Bar Association of the State of New YorkEnvironmental Committee Co-Chair2012 - 2014
Womens Bar Association of the State of New YorkWBASNY 2010 Convention Committee Chair2009 - 2010
Womens Bar Association of the State of New YorkDirector2005 - 2009
Greater Rochester Assocation of Women AttorneysBoard Member2003 - 2009
Publication nameTitleDate
Democrat & ChronicleLook for Female Attorneys to Improve the Justice System2008
The Daily RecordDiscrimination in the Workplace Based On Religious Beliefs2005
Women’s Bar News of the State of New YorkEmployment Discrimination Based Upon Religion: New Contours to Title VII2005
Publication UnknownLandlord Liability for Lead Paint Poisoning Lawsuits2004
Florida Bar JournalCommon Law Equity Defeats Florida’s Homestead Exemption1994
The Practical LitigatorUnknownN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of MichiganN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2014 Annual Convention CLEEthical Issues in Mediation2014
Boot Camp #9Internet Law: e-Business, e-Commerce, Going Global,2010
WBASNY 2009 Annual ConventionLead, Mold & Petroleum: Environmental Litigation Issues in New York2009
Rochester Women's Network Women In Finance SIGSelected Liability Issues In E-Commerce2009
Legal Clinic SeriesInternet Law: e-Business, e-Commerce, Going Global2009
NBI Continuing Legal Education ProgramWhat Supreme Court Justices Want You To Know2008
NBI Continuing Legal Education ProgramThe New Litigator's Guide to Trial Practice in New York with Ethics2008