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Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP Announces New Of Counsels

Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, announces two new Of Counsels, Barbara C. Brenner and Brian M. Wang. 

Barbara Brenner joins Whiteman Osterman & Hanna’s Immigration Practice Group.  Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Brenner was a principal with Copland and Brenner in Latham, New York.  Ms. Brenner represents clients in a broad range of immigration matters, focusing on family- and employment-based petitions and applications, waivers of inadmissibility and removability, and naturalization and citizenship cases. 

Brian Wang also joins the Immigration Practice Group at the Firm and previously was a sole practitioner.  Mr. Wang focuses his practice on all aspects of immigration law, including family- and employment-based immigration, nonimmigrant employment and investor visas, asylum and humanitarian relief, naturalization, inadmissibility waivers, and removal defense.  He consults with criminal defense attorneys on the immigration consequences of criminal convictions and advises on crafting plea agreements to avoid deportation.  Additionally, he has developed an expertise in citizenship matters, including military naturalization, expeditious naturalization, and complex acquired/derivative citizenship claims. 

More than 150 holiday cards, created by lower, middle and upper school students and faculty from The Doane Stuart School, were presented last week to William and Ellen Niemiec from the Gerald O’Neil Post #1683 in Rensselaer, NY.  Over the course of a week, students were offered the chance to make their own holiday cards for veterans and active…
St. Peter’s Health Partners (SPHP) has earned Integrated Care Certification from The Joint Commission. The certification demonstrates SPHP’s focus on improving care coordination across the continuum of care, particularly as it relates to information sharing, transitions of care, hand-off communications, and other key activities impacting patients… Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced $29.6 million in state funding has been awarded to eight projects that will provide homeless veterans, survivors of domestic violence and individuals with mental illness with permanent housing and support services, including St. Paul's Center in the city of Rensselaer. "These projects will…
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