April M. Dalbec was appointed to the Committee on Character and Fitness for the Third Judicial Department for a five year term. The Committee on Character and Fitness is comprised of practicing attorneys who investigate and make recommendations regarding the character and fitness of applicants for admission to the bar. The Third Judicial District consists of Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Schoharie, Sullivan and Ulster counties. Ms. Dalbec’s practice focuses primarily on family law, matrimonial law and serious personal injury.
Shareholder April Dalbec, a member of McNamee Lochner’s matrimonial and family law, criminal defense, and personal injury departments, has been named to the Executive Committee of the Trial Lawyers Section of the New York State Bar Association, representing the Third Judicial District.
The Executive Committee of the Trial Lawyers Section is comprised of 4 Officers, Section Delegates to the NYSBA House of Delegates, former section chairs, and two representatives from each Judicial District in the State. The Trial Lawyers Section provides support to all trial attorneys and law students in the New York State Bar Association.
The shareholders of McNamee Lochner P.C.. are pleased to announce that Mathew P. Barry and April M. Dalbec have been made shareholders in the Firm effective July 1, 2013.
Mathew P. Barry practices in the firm’s litigation and commercial lending groups with a focus on commercial litigation and real property disputes for businesses and individuals. Mr. Barry has been involved in numerous complex litigation cases and he is an experienced trial attorney in the state and federal courts in both New York and Massachusetts.
April M. Dalbec is a member the of firm’s matrimonial, family law, personal injury, and criminal defense practice groups. Ms. Dalbec is an experienced civil and criminal litigator who litigates in both state and federal matters. She has extensive trial and litigation experience, including high profile criminal matters, and has handled successful civil matters resulting in multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for her clients.
McNamee Lochner P.C.. announced today that Shareholders Mathew P. Barry, April M. Dalbec and Jeremy H. Speich have been listed as 2014 Upstate New York Rising Stars by Super Lawyers® magazine.
The Rising Star list is comprised of no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state, under age 40 or practicing law for 10 years or less, who have displayed excellence in their field of law. Mr. Barry was recognized in the Business Litigation practice area, Ms. Dalbec in Family Law, and Mr. Speich for Corporate & Business Law.
“Having three Super Lawyers Rising Stars recognized this year is testimony to the breadth of legal expertise the firm continues to develop,” said Peter A. Pastore, managing principal of the firm, “We congratulate Mathew, April and Jeremy for being on the 2014 Upstate New York Rising Star list.”
April M. Dalbec, a shareholder in the law firm of McNamee Lochner P.C.. was installed in June 2014 as President of the Capital District Women’s Bar Association, (CDWBA). She becomes the 36th President of the Capital District Chapter of the Women’s Bar Association of New York State.
The CDWBA installation dinner and general membership meeting took place at Franklin Plaza in Troy NY, where members and friends of CDWBA dined and witnessed Ms. Dalbec and six others take their oath of service as the chapters new Executive Board. Also sworn in were Linda Blom Johnson as President-Elect, Rebekah Nellis Kennedy as First Vice President, Dana L. Salazar as 2nd Vice President, Kathleen “Casey” Copps DiPaola as Treasurer, Lea Ermides Stevens as Recording Secretary and Ricja Rice as Corresponding Secretary.
In her inaugural address as President of the Capital District Women’s Bar Association, Ms. Dalbec spoke of her ongoing involvement with the Association, the enriching relationships developed, and the impact it has had on her career. Her speech highlighted the CDWBA mission to promote advancement of Capital Region women, encouragement of fair and impartial administration of justice, providing public service, and outlined goals to further the mission.
McNamee Lochner P.C.. announced today that Partners April M. Dalbec and Jeremy H. Speich have been listed as 2013 Upstate New York Rising Stars by Super Lawyers® magazine.
The Rising Star list is comprised of no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys in the state, under age 40 or practicing law for 10 years or less, who have displayed excellence in their field of law. Ms. Dalbec was recognized in the Family Law practice area, and Mr. Speich for Corporate & Business Law.
“We congratulate April and Jeremy for being on the 2013 Upstate New York Rising Star list,” said Peter A. Pastore, managing principal of the firm, “We appreciate their talents and dedication and are pleased that they are being recognized”.