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Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP Announces New Associates



Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, announces two new Associates, Salvador (Jake) Capecelatro and James Wisniewski. 

Jake Capecelatro joins Whiteman Osterman & Hanna’s Real Estate Practice Group.  Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. Capecelatro worked in a small, real-estate-centric law firm in Albany and as part of a land acquisition team in service to a 125-mile natural gas pipeline project spanning from northeast Pennsylvania to south of Albany.  Mr. Capecelatro is admitted to practice in New York State and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and is a member of the New York State Bar Association. 

James Wisniewski joins the Litigation and Appeals Practice Group at the Firm and was previously a Senior Court Attorney at the New York Court of Appeals where he analyzed complex issues of New York law and drafted reports recommending whether the court should grant or deny civil motions for leave to appeal.  While in law school, Mr. Wisniewski served as a Legislative Assistant to former New York State Senator Jack Martins, an intern in the Office of General Counsel to Governor Andrew Cuomo, and a judicial intern to Acting Nassau County Court Judge Anthony Paradiso.  Mr. Wisniewski is admitted to practice in New York State. 

Alicia Barr, Nathan Towne, Joseph Avellino and Roberta Russo have joined Wojeski & Company CPAs, P.C. Alicia Barr is a certified public accountant (CPA) who will serve as a Tax Manager at the firm. She has eight years of experience preparing individual, corporate, partnership, fiduciary, and non-profit tax returns. Barr holds an MBA from…
First New York Federal Credit Union will issue four $1,000 scholarships this spring. Applications for the scholarship must be submitted by the March 6th, 2020 deadline. Applicants must: be a member in good standing with First New York Federal Credit Union, be a graduating high school senior, plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college…
Joan Heffler Photgraphy (dba Creative Expressions) has announced they have won an award from The Schenectady Award Program. The annual awards program honors the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Schenectady area. Awards and recognition are given to companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices…
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