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Senior Partner John Shea and Partner Patrick Fife Honored By LIBN For Their Leadership In Law

Senior Partner John Shea and Partner Patrick Fife were recently honored by Long Island Business News (LIBN) for their Leadership In Law. Continue reading Senior Partner John Shea and Partner Patrick Fife Honored By LIBN For Their Leadership In Law

Twomey Latham Participates in 14th Consecutive Polar Bear Plunge

Members of the firm, along with family and friends, participated in our 14th consecutive Polar Bear Plunge on Saturday, December 8th to support Heart of the Hamptons.  The ambient air temperature was 32 degrees, and the water temperature a tepid 42 degrees.  Preliminary reports indicate that the charity raised over $60,000 in connection with this event, which will be used for food, shelter and clothing for the homeless and others in need on the East End.  Many thanks to the participants and those who sponsored them.

Twomey Latham Sponsors Breakfast Forum with Suffolk County District Attorney

On Friday, October 26th LIMBA hosted a breakfast forum with Suffolk County District Attorney, Tim Sini, which was co-sponsored by Twomey Latham.  Partners Patrick Fife, Reza Ebrahimi and Bryan Van Cott attended the event.

As District Attorney, Sini has added new units to the office: the Gang Unit, which investigates and prosecutes gangs, including MS-13; the Enhanced Prosecution Unit, which collects and disseminates evidence to prosecute the impact drivers of crime; and the Environmental Crimes Unit, formed due to the illegal dumping of solid waste and construction materials in Suffolk County.  In addition, top areas of focus are drugs, human trafficking and public integrity.

 

Pictured from left to right: DA Tim Sini, Ernie Fazio, Bill Miller, Ken Nevor (LIMBA), Partners Patrick Fife and Reza Ebrahimi (Twomey Latham)

Twomey Latham Names Top Workplace on Long Island by Newsday

Twomey Latham, the largest law firm in Eastern Suffolk County, has been named a Top Workplace this year by Newsday.

Newsday’s Top Workplace recognizes workplaces on Long Island where employees feel their work is appreciated; where they identify with the company’s goals and vision; and where they have confidence in their leadership.

Since the firm was established in 1973, Twomey Latham has built a sterling reputation initiated by the passion for justice and unquestioned integrity of its founder, Tom Twomey, and carried on by its growing team of dedicated and driven partners and associates.

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Partner Lisa Clare Kombrink Honored as One of Long Island’s Top 50 Women in Business

Partner Lisa Clare Kombrink received Top 50 Women in Business Award from Long Island Business News (LIBN).

LIBN’s Top 50 Women in Businessrecognize accomplishments of women who demonstrate leadership in their chosen career.  Dedication, initiative and involvement in the community are all core components of this recognition program.

Ms. Kombrink serves private and government clients in real estate, zoning, farmland and open space preservation, and land use litigation.  Her 34-year career has always included work in the public interest.  For the past 25 years on the East End of Long Island, she has worked with families, conservation groups, and public officials to preserve and maintain the unique, rural character of her community.

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Partner Patrick Fife Co-Moderated the Islip Civic Coalition’s Meet the Candidates Night

Last week, partner Patrick Fife co-moderated the Islip Civic Coalition’s Meet the Candidates Night for NY’s 2nd Congressional District race between Peter King and Liuba Grechen Shirley.  Patrick introduced the candidates to an audience of approximately 200 people, and was part of a panel that questioned both candidates on a number of issues, including taxes, healthcare, education and infrastructure.

WALK TO END ALZHEIMER’S

Several members of the firm, their families and friends participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Sunday, October 14th at the Suffolk County Farm in Yaphank, New York.

Individuals of all ages took part in the walk to raise Alzheimer’s awareness and support local families affected by Alzheimer’s disease. The fun-filled day featured health and wellness activities, music, entertainment, children’s activities and refreshments, all while helping Long Islanders living with Alzheimer’s disease. 

Twomey Latham was a sponsor of the event and the firm raised nearly $2,000 to aid in the fight against Alzheimer’s and to support those affected by the disease.