Bond Elects New Members to Firm's Management Committee

December 4, 2015

(Syracuse, NY): Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC is pleased to announce that Laura H. Harshbarger and Peter C. Lutz have been elected to the firm's management committee. Effective January 1, 2016, Laura and Peter will assume the seats held by Robert A. LaBerge and Virginia C. Robbins who have fulfilled their two-year terms.

Laura is an employment and higher education attorney who advises clients on a variety of issues, including Title VII, Title IX and the ADA, and represents clients in federal and state courts and before federal and state administrative agencies. In 2013, Governor Cuomo appointed Laura to serve as Chair of the Fourth Department Judicial Screening Committee and as a member of the Governor's State Judicial Screening Committee. She is also chair of the firm’s Diversity Committee.

Peter is co-chair of the firm's commercial lending practice and represents clients in all aspects of commercial real estate matters, including commercial leases, commercial lending and purchases and sales of real property. His clients include commercial lenders, real estate developers, office complexes, hospitals, health insurance companies, transportation authorities, shopping centers and individuals.

Laura and Peter will join management committee members Kevin M. Bernstein (newly elected Chair); Jonathan B. Fellows; Larry P. Malfitano; Arthur J. Siegel and Philip J. Zaccheo.

Bond, Schoeneck & King PLLC is a law firm with 230 lawyers serving private and public sector clients, and individuals, in a broad range of practice areas. Bond has nine offices in New York State, and offices in Naples, Florida and Overland Park, Kansas.