Thomas J. Fennell
Mr. Fennell focuses his practice in the area of commercial real estate transactions, including sales and acquisitions, financings, project development, contract review and related real property title matters. His experience includes representing local, regional and national developers, including owners of office parks, shopping centers and multifamily apartment complexes. In addition, Mr. Fennell contributes to the firm’s commercial leasing practice group, representing landlords and tenants of retail shopping centers, restaurants, office parks and mix-used commercial properties.
Mr. Fennell also contributes to the law firm’s Corporate practice group assisting with business and financial transactions, drafting and reviewing corporate governance documents and providing general business counseling.
He is also working alongside LMWF Partner Thomas J. Gaffney on the law firm’s Pro Bono Advisory Committee.
While attending SUNY Buffalo Law School, Mr. Fennell served as a research assistant and scrutinized the role the law played in reforming education, politics and socioeconomic issues during the turn of the 19th Century and the modern era.
Admitted to Practice
- New York
Honors & Awards
- Upstate New York SuperLawyers®, Rising Star (2017-2019)
- 2008 Donald E. Calvert Scholarship Winner, Canisius College
- Bar Association of Erie County
- New York State Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project
- Canisius College Coach’s Circle
- SUNY Buffalo Young Alumni
- WNY Land Conservancy Board of Directors and Conservation Committee Member
Monday, August 12, 2019
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP today announced 32 of the firm’s Buffalo and Albany attorneys have been included on the 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists. Earlier this year, Super Lawyers also recognized two attorneys in the firm’s Florida offices.
Monday, August 13, 2018
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP today announced 28 of the firm’s Buffalo and Albany attorneys have been included on the 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists.
Monday, August 14, 2017
Twenty-seven Attorneys from Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP Recognized by 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers
BUFFALO, NY – Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP announced today that 27 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected to the 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers and Upstate New York Rising Stars lists.
Friday, August 12, 2016
BUFFALO, NY –Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP is pleased to announce that Thomas J. Fennell, an attorney at the firm, has been appointed to the WNY Land Conservancy’s board of directors.