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Shapiro Among 2021 Top 25 Hudson Valley Super Lawyers

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP Partner Richard J. Shapiro has been named as one of the Hudson Valley’s top 25 attorneys by Super Lawyers for 2021.   Shapiro is one of only five Orange County attorneys on the “Top 25 Hudson Valley 2021” list, which includes attorneys who practice in the New York area…

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BSF&B, LLP now offering scholarship to legal students

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP now offering scholarship to legal students

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP has recently established a scholarship fund at the Community Foundation of Orange and Sullivan to support the needs of graduating high school seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in the legal field.   “I’ve been involved with the Community Foundation as a member of its Board of…

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Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP Promotes Diana Puglisi To Partner

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP promotes Diana Puglisi to Partner.

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP is pleased to announce that attorney Diana Puglisi has been named Partner at the Hudson Valley law firm.   “Since joining the firm in 2013, Diana’s hard-work has been instrumental to the firm’s success. We are thrilled to announce this much-deserved promotion to Partner at BSF&B in recognition of…

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Partner Shapiro featured on Mission Matters: Business podcast

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP Partner Rich Shapiro joined Adam Torres on his podcast, “Mission Matters: Business” recently to offer his insights into how to structuring a law practice for maximum productivity. In this episode, Adam and Richard explore the ins and outs of effectively running a law practice.

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Hudson Valley law firm BSR&B, LLP announces new name

Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP is proud to announce that the firm has formally changed its name to Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP. The firm’s name change recognizes the significant and ongoing contributions of Partner William A. Frank, who joined the firm in 2014. Frank leads the firm’s Municipal Law Department, and also…

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Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP Welcomes Attorney Susie C. Sohn

Susie Sohn profile

Hudson Valley law firm Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP is proud to announce the expansion of its real estate law and municipal law teams with the addition of attorney Susie C. Sohn. Ms. Sohn holds over 15 years’ experience working as counsel on real estate development, real estate finance, economic development and commercial transactions.…

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Port’s new city attorney likes immediacy of municipal law

Port’s new city attorney likes immediacy of municipal law, image of city of port jervis

Jessica CohenFor the Gazette as featured on recordonline.com PORT JERVIS – Will Frank comes to the corporation counsel position in Port Jervis accustomed to the varied inner workings of municipal boards, having represented an assortment. Among them have been the towns of Wallkill, Montgomery and Minisink, and the villages of New Paltz, Washingtonville and Unionville.…

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SECURE Act: Problem or Opportunity?

Secure Act: Problem or Opportunity?

On December 20, 2019, President Trump signed the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act. The SECURE Act, which took effect January 1, 2020, is the most impactful retirement legislation of the past decade. The act repeals the age restrictions to traditional retirement accounts, meaning the age for required minimum distributions from retirement…

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Tuckfelt earns Clients’ Choice award from AVVO

Congratulations Jacob!

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP is proud to announce that Jacob Tuckfelt, one of the firm’s highly skilled attorneys, was recently awarded the Avvo Clients’ Choice Award. Avvo is one of the most trusted attorney directory websites. The Avvo Clients’ Choice Award is awarded to attorneys who receive at least 5 reviews of 4…

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