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July 13, 2012

Public Affairs Roundtable

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna’s Public Affairs Roundtable series, an extension of the Firm’s involvement in legal issues at the intersection of the public and private sectors, with a focus on businesses that are regulated or otherwise vitally affected by public policy and government, serves as a monthly forum for the interchange of ideas between various » Read More

July 8, 2016

11th Annual Mel Osterman School Law Conference

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Partners Norma Meacham, Beth Bourassa and Robert Schofield will be presenters at the 11th Annual Mel Osterman School Law Conference, hosted by CASDA and the Albany County Bar Association on Thursday, August 4 at Albany Country Club. Ms. Meacham will present “APPR Round 6: Do They Really Mean It?”, Ms. Bourassa » Read More

July 8, 2016

New York State School Boards Association Summer Conference

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Partner Norma Meacham will be a co-presenter at the New York State School Boards Association Summer Law Conference on Thursday, July 14 2016 at the NYSSBA headquarters in Latham, NY. Ms. Meacham will co-present the “Collective Bargaining Update – New Issues and Trends” session with David Shaw, a Partner with Shaw, » Read More

July 8, 2016

Norma Meacham Receives Judicial Appointments

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Partner Norma Meacham has been reappointed by Chief Judge Janet DiFiore to the Governor’s Judicial Screening Committee for the Third Department, for a three-year term of service expiring May 19, 2019. Ms. Meacham was also recently appointed to the Second Circuit Judicial Council Committee on Civic Education and Public Management.

June 29, 2016

Robert Stout to Present at the American Bar Association Annual Meeting

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna attorney Robert Stout will moderate the American Bar Association’s annual “Hot Topics in Environmental Law” panel at the ABA Annual Meeting on August 7, 2016 in San Francisco.  Rob and four other leading practitioners will discuss recent amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”); litigation concerning the Clean Water Act » Read More

June 23, 2016

Municipal Considerations Related to Solar Energy Installations – July 29, 2016

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Attorneys David Everett and Genevieve Trigg will present a seminar on solar energy on Friday, July 29, 2016 at the Town of Hyde Park, New York.  The seminar is part of the 2016 Planning and Zoning School program offered by the Association of Towns of the State of New York and » Read More

June 22, 2016

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Presents Land Use Training Seminar

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Attorneys David Everett and Claiborne Walthall presented a seminar on land use training on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the Columbia-Greene Community College.  The seminar, entitled “The Future’s So Bright, We’ve Gotta Wear Shades:  Municipal Considerations Related to Solar Energy Installations”,  discussed the 575 percent growth in the amount of solar » Read More

June 11, 2016

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna Attorneys Present Seminar on Public Water

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna, in conjunction with the Association of Towns, presented a free seminar in Albany on the topic of public water contamination and municipal response options on Friday, June 10 at the Hilton Garden Inn Albany.  Terresa Bakner, Scott Fein, Jean Gerbini and Robert Stout presented a panel discussion on the safety of » Read More

June 10, 2016

Safeguarding the Public Water Supply: How to Prepare for and Respond to Public Water Contamination Concerns

Terresa Bakner, Scott Fein, Jean Gerbini and Robert Stout recently presented, in conjunction with the Association of Towns, a free seminar on the topic of public water contamination and municipal response options.  The seminar entitled “Safeguarding the Public Water Supply:  How to Prepare for and Respond to Public Water Contamination Concerns” was held on Friday, » Read More

June 7, 2016

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP Announces New Summer Associates

ALBANY, N.Y. (June 7, 2016) – Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, proudly welcomes three new summer associates: Alexandra Dobles, Gabriella Levine and Tyler Clark Robbins. Ms. Dobles, of Chappaqua, N.Y., graduated from Swinburne University of Technology with a B.S. degree in Environmental Sustainability in December 2013. She currently attends » Read More

May 4, 2016

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP Attorney Honored With Cooperative Leadership Award

ALBANY, N.Y. (May 3, 2016) – Norma Meacham, a Partner with Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, was recently honored with the Cooperative Leadership Award on behalf of the National School Development Council. The Cooperative Leadership Award recognizes outstanding leadership within the member study councils including exemplary efforts to establish » Read More