Address: 10 Matthews Street, goshen, NY, 10924
Law Firm: Blustein, Shapiro, Rich & Barone, LLP
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|Areas of Practice||Municipal Law|
|Description||William Frank focuses his practice on municipal law, banking, commercial transitions, real estate, and litigation. Recognized regionally for his extensive experience and knowledge of municipal law, Mr. Frank represents a number of Hudson Valley municipalities and serves as General and Primary Lending Counsel to a multi-branch regional bank. He is both a mediator for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and an arbitrator of Legal Fee Disputes for the New York State Supreme Court, Ninth Judicial District. In 2017, 2018 and 2019, Mr.Frank was named to the Upstate New York Super Lawyers list for his work in state, local, and municipal law. He is a member of the New York State and Orange County Bar associations and has been admitted to the New York Bar and before the U.S. District Court for the Southern, Northern and Eastern districts of New York. He is a frequent lecturer for the National Business Institute’s Continuing Legal Education Seminars on Municipal Law. Mr. Frank joined the firm after working in another Hudson Valley law firm for nearly a decade, the last six years as a Partner. He is a graduate of University at Albany-State University of New York and St. John’s University School of Law. HONORS & AWARDS 2019: Super Lawyer 2018: Super Lawyer 2017: Super Lawyer CLASSES/SEMINARS TAUGHT Local Government and the Law-NBI 2013 A Comprehensive Look At Land Use Law- NBI 2014 Preparation of Municipal Budgets- Assoc. of Towns 2014 Public Sector Worker’s Comp. Issues-Assoc. of Towns 2015 Public Contracts and Procurement Processes- NBI 2015 REPRESENTATIVE CASES Town of Wallkill v. Rosenstein 40 A.D.3d 972 Jay-Martin Systems, Inc. v. The Ogilvy Group 29 A.D.2d 410 COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County Board of Directors Middletown American Legion Baseball Program Coach PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Orange County Bar Association New York State Bar Association|
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