Firm News

October 27, 2019

Hollis Laidlaw & Simon Sponsors the 4th Annual Kensico 5K Run/Walk Event

Hollis Laidlaw & Simon served as a sponsor for the 4th Annual Kensico 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Kensico to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Hudson Valley.

The Alzheimer’s Association is the world leader in Alzheimer’s research and support. It is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary health organization dedicated to advancing research for the prevention, cure and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and to providing expert support and assistance to millions of afflicted Americans and their families.

David Simon & Michele Celentano at the Kensico 5K Run / Walk

September 29, 2019

Team Hollis Laidlaw & Simon Participates in the 2019 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Westchester County, NY

Members of Team Hollis Laidlaw & Simon walked as far as 3 miles at this year’s Alzheimer’s fund raising event at SUNY Purchase.

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support, and research.

team hollis laidlaw & simon at 2019 walk to end alzheimer's

September 16, 2019

Shamberg Marwell Hollis Andreycak & Laidlaw, P.C. is now Hollis Laidlaw & Simon P.C.

Shamberg Marwell Hollis Andreycak & Laidlaw, P.C. has changed its name to Hollis Laidlaw & Simon P.C., ushering in a new era with new leadership, a growing team, and expanded services.

Thirty-year partner Dan Hollis, managing partner Moira Laidlaw and partner David Simon comprise the new leadership team. Mr. Simon, who joined the firm in 2018, has bolstered the litigation and land use practices, expanded the corporate practice, and added an employment practice. “I am honored to take a leadership role at such an exceptional firm,” said Mr. Simon. “I was drawn to the firm because of the collaborative nature of our attorneys and the obvious benefit to the client when we put our minds together.”

Hollis Laidlaw & Simon has recently welcomed new hires, expanding the team to 15 attorneys. “We’ve been fortunate to attract incredible talent over the years,” said Ms. Laidlaw, who has overseen the growth in her own trusts and estates practice and across the firm. She appreciates the strength that a larger team affords. “We love the challenge of working with any client who walks in our door,” she said. “With a deeper bench, we are positioned to provide a broader range of legal services to our existing clients and cater to an even wider clientele as we move into the future.”

Mr. Hollis appreciates that while the firm has evolved, it still honors the values of the past. “Our concentration has always been on providing excellent service and surrounding ourselves with the smartest people with the highest ethical standards,” he said. “With our new leadership team, this will still be our theme, and we will continue to thrive.”

Hollis Laidlaw & Simon looks forward to continuing to provide their clients with the highest level of excellence and personalized counsel in their core areas of practice: litigation & dispute resolution, land use & zoning, corporate, employment, real estate, trusts & estates, guardianship, specials needs planning, and elder law and Medicaid planning.

September 9, 2019

SMHAL Welcomes New Associate Sara O'Shea

Shamberg Marwell Hollis Andreycak & Laidlaw is very pleased to introduce Sara O’Shea, who has joined the Firm as an Associate, focused on Land Use & Zoning and Litigation. A recent graduate of the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University, Sara is knowledgeable in the requirements of the State Environmental Quality Review Act, Clean Air Act, and Clean Water Act. She is also experienced in handling matters before the New York State Public Service Commission, and in matters concerning compliance in international “green procurement” programs.

Associated Attorney

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Sara O'Shea

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May 20, 2019

SMHAL Welcomes New Partner Lee J. Lefkowitz

Shamberg Marwell Hollis Andreycak & Laidlaw is very pleased to introduce Lee J. Lefkowitz, who has joined the Firm as a Partner, focused on Litigation. Lee is experienced in complex commercial litigation throughout New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. He advises clients on the prosecution and defense of cases in both federal and state court, and has a particular interest in legal writing and oral advocacy.

Most recently, Lee worked at a regional law firm where his focus was commodity and antitrust class action litigation. He also worked for two national firms with focuses on general commercial litigation and liability cases.

Associated Attorney

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Lee J. Lefkowitz

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