The driver of a bus stopped at a crosswalk near Binghamton University to allow a pedestrian to cross the road. As another vehicle was approaching the rear of the bus, the driver of the bus waved the pedestrian across the road. Unfortunately, the driver of the approaching vehicle did not stop, went around the bus and accidently struck the pedestrian who was in the process of running across the road in front of the bus. There was no way for the driver of the approaching vehicle [...]
Last week, attorneys Greg Catarella & Jamye Lindsey presented to the Broome County Bar Association's "Elder Law 2019 Continuing Legal Education Seminar" on 'Medicaid Planning Tools' and 'Cautionary Tips from the Trenches of an Elder Law Practice', respectively. Thank you for sharing your valuable knowledge with the local legal community!
Levene Gouldin & Thompson, LLP is pleased to announce that Alycia K. Kimmel and Jordan B. Charnetsky have become Associates of the Firm. Alycia graduated from Cornell University in 2014, and in 2018 received her J.D. from the Syracuse University College of Law. She will focus her practice in Elder Law, Trusts & Estates and Real Estate. Jordan graduated from Binghamton University in 2014, and received his J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law in 2018. He will focus his practice [...]
LOWER YOUR PROPERTY TAXES BY CONTESTING YOUR ASSESSMENTThe Deadline for Most New York Property Owners to Contest Their Assessment is May 28th, 2019By Philip K. Grommet, Esq. New York property owners know that paying their property tax bills can be a big financial burden. The amount a property owner is billed for a particular property is determined by multiplying the applicable property tax rates against that property’s assessment. Thus, a property with a lower assessment pays lower [...]
Levene Gouldin & Thompson, LLP, is proud to announce that 14 of its lawyers were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2019. Levene Gouldin & Thompson attorneys listed in the 2019 Best Lawyers in America® include:John J. Carlin (Insurance Law, Medical Malpractice Law - Defendants), Sharon L. Dyer (Family Law), David M. Gouldin (Bet-the-Company litigation, Commercial Litigation, Litigation- Labor & Employment, Personal Injury [...]