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Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP Announces Two New Partners



ALBANY, N.Y. (February 6, 2018) – Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, has announced two new partners: Nicole S. Green and Scott D. Shimick.

Nicole Green joined Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP in 2009. Ms. Green practices in many areas of corporate and business law including mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt financings, contract negotiation, choice of entity/entity formation, corporate governance and strategic planning. Ms. Green also counsels not-for-profit and tax-exempt organizations with respect to formation, operational and tax compliance matters, including obtaining and maintaining tax-exempt status from the IRS and compliance with laws related to the solicitation of charitable contributions.

Scott Shimick joined Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP in 2015 and, since that time, has been a member of the Firm’s Federal and State Taxation and Business, Corporate and Commercial Practice Groups. For over 12 years, Mr. Shimick has been advising businesses on various tax planning strategies and representing clients before the IRS and the New York Department of Taxation and Finance with respect to audits and litigation. Mr. Shimick’s tax planning includes developing strategies for clients in mergers, acquisitions, and business dispositions, as well as advising on nonqualified deferred compensation planning.

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Whiteman Osterman & Hanna LLP, the Capital Region’s largest law firm, has developed a reputation for innovative solutions and professional leadership. Through integrated, firm-wide collaboration, it offers clients a broad range of expertise in business, corporate, education, cleantech, energy, utility regulation, environmental, land use, health care, immigration, intellectual property, labor, employment, real estate development, tax and telecommunications law as well as estate planning and administration, government relations and litigation.

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