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E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, LLP’s Attorneys Recognized as “Best Lawyers In America”



Seven of the attorneys at E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, LLP have been recognized by Best Lawyers as “Best Lawyers in America” for 2018 in 12 different practice areas. Additionally, the U.S. News and World Report has recognized the firm as one of the best law firms in the country, ranking “Tier 1” in 7 practice areas after a rigorous evaluation process.

For the 24th Edition of “Best Lawyers in America,” Attorneys James Hacker, E. Stewart Jones, Jr.,John Harwick, Meghan R. Keenholts, , Michael W. Kessler, Ryan M. Finn, and Patrick L. Seely have been recognized for providing exceptional services for the people of Troy, Albany, Latham, and Saratoga Springs, New York, in a wide variety of legal practice areas, including: Bet-the-Company Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Criminal Defense: General Practice, Criminal Defense: White-Collar, DUI/DWI Defense, Legal Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs, Litigation - Insurance, Litigation - Real Estate, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs, Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs, Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs, Product Liability Litigation - Plaintiffs.

For Attorney Patrick L. Seely, this marked the first time being recognized as one of the “Best Lawyers in America,” while other attorneys at the firm have been recognized in their practice areas for multiple years. Founding attorney E. Stewart Jones, Jr. has been recognized by the publication since 1983.

The School of Architecture has been ranked the 13th best undergraduate program in the nation by the architectural research organization DesignIntelligence. This is the highest ranking in the history of the School of Architecture. The DesignIntelligence Quarterly’s annual “America’s Best Architecture & Design Schools” edition is the most sought…
The Sage Colleges inaugurated Dr. Christopher Ames as its 10th President. The Inauguration Ceremony was attended by more than 300 students, faculty, staff, and members of the board of trustees, as well as community leaders and political officials. The event, held in the Schacht Fine Arts Center theater on the Russell Sage College campus in Troy,…
The Sage Colleges today announced that it has received a $1.2 million gift from Chet and Karen Opalka in support of the Opalka Gallery on the Sage College of Albany campus. The Opalkas contributed $2 million to construct the gallery prior to its grand opening in 2002, and worked closely with founding director Jim Richard Wilson to establish the…
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