Partner Pauline C. Will was appointed Vice-Chair of Commercial Transportation Litigation General Committee for the American Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section and also to the American Bar Association Law Practice Division as a Committee member for the Women Rainmaker Career Paths Committee.
Partner Jim Bennett served as moderator of the “Meet the Candidates Night” on October 21, 2013. Candidates included those who ran for the Erie County Legislature, Family Court Judicial Candidates, Erie County Sheriff and Clarence Town Council.
Jim will chair the presentation on the compliance issues and responsibilities of serving as a director of a Not-For-Profit. This program is available to anyone serving as an officer or director of a Not-For-Profit entity. It will be held at 5:30 PM on November 18, 2013, at the Clarence Library in Clarence, New York. If interested, please RSVP to (716)631-3888.
Attorney Aaron Felmet presented at a community education program entitled “Leaving a Financial Legacy” at Kenmore West High School on October 29th. For more information, please click here.
On November 13, 2013 Joel Schechter will be installed as President of the Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) at the annual conference in Orlando, Florida. TIDA has almost 2000 members nationwide and in Canada, and is comprised of national trucking companies, insurance carriers and attorneys whose practices are dedicated to the defense of the trucking industry. When Mr. Schechter takes office for a two year term he will become TIDA’s first president from the State of New York.
For a more in depth look at our move to Larkinville, please click here.
Pauline Will spoke at TIDA’s 21st Annual Industry Seminar on November 14, 2013 on the topic on “What You Need to Know About Coverage When Handling a Trucking Case.” She is also chairing the Young Professional Symposium at the conference on November 13, 2013. Please click here for more information.
Pauline Will attended the CLM Womens Leadership Forum in New York City on October 10, 2013. For more information, please click here.
Joel Schechter attended the Annual Arkansas Trucking Conference in Rogers, AR, September 25-27, 2013. Bennett Schechter Arcuri & Will was a proud sponsor of the seminar. Click here for more information.
Jim Bennett was once again listed as an Upstate New York Super Lawyer in the Business/Corporate section. Jim has been included in this list every year since 2009. Click here for more information.
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Bennett Schechter Arcuri & Will LLP is a New York based law firm that practices in the areas of transportation and insurance defense, family and matrimonial law, wills and estates, residential and commercial real estate, and corporate law.