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Marina M. Martielli Joins Twomey Latham as Special Counsel

Marina M. Martielli Joins Twomey Latham as Special Counsel

Twomey, Latham, Shea, Kelley, Dubin & Quartararo, LLP has announced that Marina M. Martielli has joined the Firm as Special Counsel. She concentrates her practice in civil litigation, land use and zoning, divorce and family law, real estate and estate litigation. Ms....

May Theobalt Joins Twomey Latham As an Associate

May Theobalt Joins Twomey Latham As an Associate

Previously Served as Summer Associate in the Firm’s Trusts & Estates Department While Attending Law School Twomey, Latham, Shea, Kelley, Dubin & Quartararo, LLP has announced that May Theobalt has joined the Firm as an Associate. Ms. Theobalt concentrates her...

Twomey Latham Elevates Martha F. Reichert to Partner

Twomey Latham Elevates Martha F. Reichert to Partner

Twomey, Latham, Shea, Kelley, Dubin & Quartararo, LLP has announced that Martha F. Reichert has been elevated to the role of Partner with Firm. She joined the Firm in 2020 as an Associate. In addition to being Partner, Ms. Reichert is Co-Chair of the Firm’s Land...

Top 10 Recurring Land Use Issues in Hamptons Real Estate

Top 10 Recurring Land Use Issues in Hamptons Real Estate

Through my practice in real estate and land use on the East End of Long Island over the last 42 years, primarily in the Towns of East Hampton and Southampton and their respective incorporated Villages (commonly known as “the Hamptons”) I have come to realize that...

Annual Alzheimer’s Association’s #Walk2EndAlz

Annual Alzheimer’s Association’s #Walk2EndAlz

MaryKate Brigham, led the TLSKDQ Team in this year’s annual Alzheimer’s Association’s #Walk2EndAlz at the Suffolk County Farm in Yaphank on October 7. This event is held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest...

Tanking it, to give early-stage entrepreneurs a chance

Tanking it, to give early-stage entrepreneurs a chance

After years of watching “Shark Tank,” I’m taking a shot at sharkdom next week, as a judge for the Stony Brook University College of Business pitch-fest known as “WolfieTank.” Offering legal perspectives on big ideas is not as sexy as offering a wad of cash, but any...

It’s innovators vs. sham spirits in the war of the rosés

It’s innovators vs. sham spirits in the war of the rosés

When consumers hear “counterfeiting,” they think of fake Rolex watches or Louis Vuitton handbags – not phony merlot. But sales of counterfeit wines and spirits skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic and have not slowed since. It’s now estimated that 25 percent of...

NYS Flood Disclosure Form for Renters – Residential Leases

As of June 21, 2023, every residential lease must provide notice of the following information related to the previous flood history and current flood risk of the leased premises as follows: Whether any or all of the premises is located wholly or partially within a...