A Publishing Partnership
John P. Langan teams with National Grid's General Counsel Colin Owyang.
Managing Partner John P. Langan recently partnered with National Grid General Counsel Colin Owyang, whose company is a client of Hiscock & Barclay, to co-author a detailed and insightful chapter on “Law Firm Staffing” for the book Successful Partnering Between Inside and Outside Counsel. The book is published jointly by Thomson Reuters Westlaw and the Association of Corporate Counsel. The publication discusses the issues that general counsel attorneys and their law firm partners often come across while working together, and offer realistic solutions. The collaboration provided an excellent opportunity for Hiscock & Barclay to work side-by-side with a longtime client while sharing ideas and thoughts about the legal industry today.
Pro bono commitment
Hiscock & Barclay volunteers honored for pro bono work.
Hiscock & Barclay Partner Robert P. Heary and his team of fellow volunteers from the firm’s Buffalo office have been honored by the Erie County Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project with the Volunteer Lawyers Project Pro Bono Law Firm Commitment award.
Hiscock & Barclay's Energy Practice earns ranking in Chambers USA.
Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business has ranked Hiscock & Barclay’s Energy practice among the top practices in New York in its 2013 edition. The firm received recognition as a leader in “Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market: New York.”
“This team joins the rankings following extensive client endorsement,” Chambers said in the just-released publication. “The group is recognized for its active [energy] practice before the PSC and other state agencies, representing generators, distributors and developers in a range of regulatory matters.”
Gutkoski Joins as Partner
Intellectual Property Litigation practice continues to expand.
John T. Gutkoski has joined Hiscock & Barclay, LLP as a Partner, in the firm’s Boston Office and Intellectual Property Litigation group. A patent and intellectual property trial lawyer with a national practice, Gutkoski's expansive trial practice has included serving as lead counsel for clients in matters spanning life sciences, technology, and financial services.
Making the Best Firms List
Hiscock & Barclay listed as among Best Law Firms by U.S. News - Best Lawyers
Hiscock & Barclay has been named a Tier 1 metropolitan “Best Law Firm” in practice areas across its upstate New York offices. More than 12,000 attorneys provided over 330,000 law firm assessments, and almost 7,000 clients provided close to 20,000 evaluations for the survey.