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Bruce J. Wagner, Chair of our Matrimonial & Family Law Department,  presented a two-hour program entitled “Matrimonial & Family Law Update 2021” for the New York State Bar Association on May 20, 2021.  He continued his speaking engagements on June 10, 2021 by presenting his 16th consecutive “Matrimonial Update” for the Broome County Bar Association’s Annual Legal Update Program. Both well-received programs were broadcast live to a statewide [...]

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Bruce J. Wagner, Chair of our Matrimonial & Family Law Department,  was the opening speaker for “A New Divorce is Coming” sponsored by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) New York Chapter on May 7, 2021.  Mr. Wagner presented “Matrimonial Update” at the outset of this well-received program, which was broadcast live to a statewide audience of attorneys and matrimonial and family court judges. He is a past president of the AAML NY Chapter. In [...]

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Bruce J. Wagner, Chair of our Matrimonial & Family Law Department,  presented “Matrimonial Update” for the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, New York Chapter on March 18, 2021.  The well-received program was broadcast live to a statewide audience of attorneys and matrimonial and family court judges. Mr. Wagner has been practicing matrimonial and family law for over 35 years and in addition to being a Certified Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial [...]

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ALBANY, N.Y. (January 20, 2021) – Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, has announced six new partners: Erin Callahan, Rochelle Cavanagh, Jon Crain, Cianna Freeman-Tolbert, Charles Gottlieb and Daniel Hubbell.“We’re delighted to welcome such a highly talented group of lawyers to our partnership,” said John Henry, Co-Managing Partner. “Each of our new partners have distinguished themselves as attorneys and will continue to [...]

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Bruce J. Wagner, Chair of our Matrimonial & Family Law Department, presented a two-hour program for the New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) entitled “Happy 40th Birthday Equitable Distribution - Part 2,” which covered a wide variety of topics in observance of the 40th anniversary of the July 1980 enactment of New York’s Equitable Distribution Law.  This program was the second in a series Mr. Wagner began in April 2020.  He also recently presented [...]

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