Super Lawyers Recognizes Four Jacobowitz and Gubits Attorneys as 2017 Upstate New York Rising Stars
The law firm of Jacobowitz and Gubits (J&G) is pleased to announce that Kelly Pressler, Esq., Jennifer Echevarria, Esq., Alanna Iacono, Esq., and Andrea Dumais, Esq. have all been recognized by Super Lawyers as 2017 Upstate New York Rising Stars.
The selection process for the Rising Stars list is the same as the Super Lawyers selection process, with one exception: to be eligible for inclusion in Rising Stars, a candidate must be either 40 years or younger, or have been practicing for ten years or less. Super Lawyers uses a patented vetting process that is based on peer nominations and independent research among twelve key categories. Nominations are extensive and the Rising Stars list makes up only 2.5% of the original pool of candidates.
From left to right: Front Alanna Iacono, Jennifer Echevarria, Back Kelly Pressler and Andrea Dumais, associate attorneys at Jacobowitz and Gubits LLP
“We are proud to have four attorneys from the firm receive this distinguished recognition,” said Michele Babcock, Managing Partner. “J&G has long been acknowledged for the legal capabilities of its attorneys and we are pleased to see that tradition continue.”
The four associates offer a wide range of legal services to J&G clients. Andrea Dumais, who was also recognized as a Rising Star in 2015 and 2016, concentrates in criminal law, matrimonial and family law. Kelly Pressler focuses on general civil litigation and complex commercial litigation, including contract litigation, municipal litigation and probate litigation. Alanna Iacono practices elder law and real estate law, concentrating on commercial and residential real estate transactions, landlord-tenant and foreclosures. Jennifer Echevarria works with the firm’s Spanish-speaking clients in all areas of law, concentrating on employment and immigration. Kelly, Alanna and Jennifer were also all recognized as 2016 Super Lawyers Upstate New York Rising Stars.
About Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP
Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP, was founded in 1968 to provide sophisticated legal representation to businesses, individuals and municipalities throughout the Hudson Valley and the state of New York. Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP has grown into a practice with 20 attorneys and a full staff of paralegals and legal assistants to service a growing and dynamic client base.
Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP, handles a wide range of legal issues including business litigation, commercial real estate, elder law and estate planning, immigration law, municipal law, land use and zoning, equine law, health care law, personal injury, employment, family law, and criminal law.
Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP has two office locations in Walden and Monticello. For further information on the firm of Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP please visit www.jacobowitz.com or call (845) 778-2121.