Gaines, Novick, Ponzini, Cossu & Venditti, LLP, has extensive experience representing the legal interests of municipalities throughout New York State.
Our attorneys have an uncommon range of experience that allows us to effectively serve the interest of New York’s villages, towns, cities and counties. Our attorneys include present and former elected and appointed officials as well as former county prosecutors and county attorneys and we bring that practical “insider” knowledge to bear in the representation of our clients.
Our firm has served municipalities in a number of capacities, including village and town attorney, village and town prosecutor, and as special counsel in various matters.
In addition, we regularly serve as municipal advisors and handle municipal litigation on a wide range of issues that affect the public and private sector such as land use and zoning, public contracting, developmental planning, real estate acquisitions, city and town charters, drafting City ordinances, environmental issues, forfeitures and eminent domain matters
In keeping with the extensive public sector experience of the members of the firm, we also provide effective representation to private sector clients who must negotiate the regulatory maze of municipal government.
The firm has an established record with key elected and appointed officials and a well-earned reputation for credibility and integrity. Our wealth of government knowledge and experience makes us uniquely qualified to advise clients and further our client’s interests when dealing with government.