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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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BSF&B Partners Recognized by Upstate New York Super Lawyers

Blustein, Shapiro, Frank & Barone, LLP Managing Partner Michael S. Blustein, as well as Partners Richard J. Shapiro, Gardiner “Tad” Barone, and William A. Frank have all been included on the 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list. Recognizing no more than five percent of attorneys in each state, Super Lawyers is a national and…

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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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Hudson Valley Farm Business: An Exciting Time

The Hudson Valley Farming Business: An Exciting Time

When I was growing up in western Orange County, I was never more than a stone’s throw away from a farm, and am thrilled to still live in an area where I can so readily enjoy their products. My grandparents and parents were great friends with longtime family farmers, as am I. I also am…

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Upstate New York 2018 Super Lawyers

Upstate NY 2018 Super Lawyers

Continuing on a legacy of achievement, BSF&B Partners Gardiner “Tad” Barone, Richard J. Shapiro, Austin F. DuBois, and William A. Frank have all again been recognized as Top Rated Lawyers by New York Super Lawyers for 2018. Gardiner “Tad” Barone Business Litigation (7th consecutive honor) Richard J. Shapiro Elder Law (5th consecutive honor) Austin F. DuBois Business…

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When Buying a Home, Is a Survey Required?

When Buying A Home: Is A Survey Required?

Some banks no longer require a survey of residential property being funded, making the need for a survey a decision for the homebuyer. Unless there is an existing survey provided by the seller that can be appropriately updated, the buyer’s attorney will recommend that a licensed surveyor be engaged prior to closing to survey the…

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