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Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Fourteen Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Attorneys Recognized in "The Best Lawyers in America©" 2019 Edition

BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP announced today 14 of the firm’s attorneys have been honored in the 2019 edition of “The Best Lawyers in America.”

The recognized attorneys and the practice areas they are recognized in include:

  • Brian J. Bocketti, Banking and Finance Law, Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Commercial Finance Law, Corporate Law
  • Raymond L. Fink, Banking and Finance Law, Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law, Commercial Litigation, Litigation – Bankruptcy
  • Carol E. Heckman, Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, Mediation
  • William E. Mathias II, Corporate Law
  • Paul A. Mitchell, Corporate Law
  • Helen Osgood, Commercial Finance Law, Real Estate Law
  • Jennifer C. Persico, Litigation – Real Estate, Municipal Law
  • Michael G. Rossetti, Native American Law
  • Paul J. Schulz, Corporate Law
  • Blaine S. Schwartz, Real Estate Law
  • Charles E. Telford III, Trusts and Estates
  • Paul F. Wells, Real Estate Law
  • Alan S. Wexler, Real Estate Law
  • Andrew M. Wilson, Immigration Law

Best Lawyers® the oldest and most respected peer review publication in the legal profession, compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys based entirely on peer review.

About Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP: For over 50 years, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP has served the legal needs of a wide range of clients regionally, nationally and internationally. With offices in Buffalo, NY; Burlington, Ontario; Albany, NY; New York City, NY; and Jacksonville, FL, more than 90 attorneys provide counsel to businesses, corporations and individuals in more than 20 practice areas.  For more information, visit