e-Newsletter Archive






2021 e-Newsletters

  • November 2021
    Inside this Issue: The Time is Now for Bold Actions on Climate Change • In the Most Recent Edition of The Nassau Lawyer, Thomas McKevitt, Discusses How the Process of Impeachment Works in New York State, and Whether it’s Time to Reform New York’s Laws • In Michael Sahn’s Most Recent Article for Innovate Long Island, he Discusses the Controversial and Divisive Issues and Cases the United States Supreme Court Will Confront in its New Term • Michael Sahn and Neera Roopsingh Present a Mock Board of Appeals Hearing • Michael Sahn Guides the Opening of a New Medical Facility in Bethpage • Partner Elisabetta Coschignano Earns One of the Top 50 Women in Business Honors by Long Island Business News • Ellen Savino has been Named to New York Real Estate Journal’s 2021 Women in Commercial Real Estate Spotlight • Joshua Brookstein Earns Long Island Business News Leadership in Law Award • Special Counsel, Thomas McKevitt, Wins Re-Election to the Nassau County Legislature • Robert Abiuso is Appointed to the Nassau County Equal Justice in the Courts Committee • Elaine M. Colavito’s “Bench Briefs” Appears in The Suffolk Lawyer •Download our brochure
  • September 2021
    Inside this Issue: Special Announcement from our Managing Member, Michael Sahn• Super Lawyers Recognizes Sixteen Sahn Ward Attorneys for 2021 Honors• Our Firm Remembers the 20th Anniversary of 9/11, with Special Guests to Honor the Selfless Service of our First Responders• Sahn Ward Ranked Top Real Estate Firm in Long Island Business News Reader Rankings for Second Consecutive Year and Recognized as Top 3 in Other Practice Areas• Robert Abiuso Provides Pro Bono Legal Assistance to Local Church• Sahn Ward has Three Attorneys Named Top Lawyers of Long Island• Adam Koblenz and Joseph Brees Guide Local Business in Wage & Hour Lawsuits• In his Most Recent Article for Innovate Long Island, Michael Sahn Wrote About the Need for a Comprehensive Plan to Protect Long Island from the Converging Challenges of COVID and Climate Change• Business Owners, Beware of the Doctrine of Debt Recharacterization. It May Change What You Thought was a Valid Loan into an Equity Contribution• Meet Stelios Karatzias, our Newest Associate• Michael Sahn was Appointed as a Member of the Town of North Hempstead’s Cannabis Task Force• Michael Sahn’s Interview with Vision Long Island’s Main Street News• Elisabetta Coschignano is Named Vice-Chair of the Municipal Law Committee• Joshua Brookstein and Alexis Majano Attend NCBA’s 121st Gala• Michael Sahn discussed the rapidly changing housing market as COVID lingers in his recent article for Innovate Long Island•Download our brochure
  • July 2021
    Inside this Issue: Dan Braff Provided Expert Commentary in a Recent Article in the New York Times entitled, “Building with Sections that Seem to Hover in Midair”• Elisabetta Coschignano Guides Breslin Realty with Zoning Approvals in Lynbrook• Recent Accomplishments by our Real Estate Group• Joshua Brookstein is Appointed to the Nassau County Bar Association’s Board of Directors • Michael Sahn Discussed the Economic Importance and Environmental Benefits of Offshore Wind Power in his Recent Article for Innovate Long Island • Elaine M. Colavito was Recognized as a Premier Business Women of Long Island in the Legal Category • Sahn Ward Braff Koblenz Coschignano Supported The Columbian Lawyers’ Association Annual Barbecue Honoring First Reponders • Joshua Brookstein Participates in William Bryant High School’s Virtual Career Day • Sahn Ward Braff Koblenz Coschignano Proudly Sponsors Hempstead PAL Lacrosse Team • Alexis Majano is Sahn Ward Braff Koblenz Coschignano’s Newest Associate • Elaine M. Colavito’s “Bench Briefs” Appears in The Suffolk Lawyer •Download our brochure
  • June 2021
    Inside this Issue: “Topping Off” the Northwell Health Advanced Surgical Pavilion at North Shore University Hospital • John Parker Chairs Annual Legislative Forum: USEPA Acting General Counsel Keynotes Event• Dispensaries and Grow Houses: The In’s and Out’s of Marijuana Legalization • Superfund Natural Resources Damages Case Settlement Reached in Brentwood • Michelle Greenberg Promoted to Partner • The Evolution of Retail: A Panel Discussion • Joshua Brookstein Featured by New York Real Estate Journal as 2021 One’s to Watch• Download our brochure
  • April 2021
    Inside this Issue: The Firm Obtains Landmark Ruling from Suffolk County Supreme Court Ordering LIPA to Pay in Excess of $70 Million in Unpaid Real-Property Taxes to Suffolk County • The Rights of Landlord When its Commercial Tenant Commences a Chapter 11 Case• Michael Sahn Guides Approvals for Transit Oriented Development Mixed Use Building in Roslyn • As featured in Newsday, Thomas McKevitt Represents Local Hardware Store in their Ongoing Legal Battle • Michael Sahn was Recognized by Long Island Business News as one of Long Island’s Power 25 in Law • Ellen N. Savino Joins Sahn Ward Braff Koblenz Coschignano as a Partner in our Growing Real Estate Practice • In a Featured Article for Innovate Long Island, Michael Sahn discusses How Zoning Laws Must Adapt and Change to the Post-Pandemic Economy in the Article entitled, “As Pandemic Ends, Zoning Laws Must Deal with Reality” • As Recent Featured in New York Real Estate Journal’s “2021 Women in Professional Services” Learn more about Elisabetta Coschignano • Joshua Brookstein Nominated to Serve as a Director on the Nassau County Bar Association Board of Directors • As featured in Nassau Lawyer, Joshua Brookstein discusses the Community Relations and Public Education by the Nassau County Bar Association • Elaine Colavito’s “Bench Briefs” Appears in the Suffolk LawyerDownload our brochure
  • February 2021
    Inside this Issue: As Featured in New York Real Estate Journal, read Daniel Braff’s full article entitled “Stimulating a post-pandemic recovery converting offices to residential use in NYC” • “A Time of Transition: The Marine Corps to the Field of Law”• As Featured on Innovate Long Island, Michael Sahn discussed How Government and Business Interests Are Coming Together to Meet the Challenges of Climate Change in his article entitled “As Interest Align, Expect ‘Net Zero’ Investment to Rise” • Adam H. Koblenz Leads the Firm’s Representation as Pro Bono Counsel to Nassau County SPCA •Elisabetta T. Coschignano Sworn in as Vice President of the Columbian Lawyer’s Association of Nassau County• John L. Parker to Lead Firm’s Environmental Energy and Resources Practice Group• Update on the New York Bar Association Annual Meeting and What it May Mean for You• Tom McKevitt and Joshua Brookstein Coach in the New York State Mock Trial Tournament in Nassau County • Elaine Colavito's "Bench Briefs" Appears in The Suffolk LawyerDownload our brochure