Best Lawyers In America Names Bond Attorney 2013 Rochester-NY Construction Law "Lawyer Of The Year"

September 17, 2012

(Rochester, NY): Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC is pleased to announce that Edward P. Hourihan, Jr., a Member (Partner) in the Rochester office, has been named the Best Lawyers' 2013 Rochester-NY Construction Law "Lawyer of the Year" by The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 ("Best Lawyers"). Only a single lawyer in each practice area in any community is honored as the "Lawyer of the Year." Best Lawyers compiles its lists of outstanding attorneys through peer-review surveys in which thousands of leading lawyers confidentially evaluate their peers for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

Mr. Hourihan, Managing Member (Partner) of the Firm's Rochester Office, handles a broad array of construction and commercial disputes in state and federal trial and appellate courts. A large portion of his practice is dedicated to litigating construction disputes, land use/planning and zoning, and constitutional rights claims. Mr. Hourihan has represented over 50 public owners in all aspects of construction-related matters, including colleges, school districts, hospitals, not-for-profit entities and other public and private entities. In the last 10 years, he has counseled clients in connection with numerous construction projects the value of which collectively exceed $1 billion.

Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC, founded in 1897, is a full service law firm comprised of more than 200 attorneys, with offices in New York City, Albany, Buffalo, Garden City, Ithaca, Oswego, Rochester, Syracuse and Utica, New York; as well as Overland Park, Kansas; and Naples, Florida.