Amherst, NY (PressExposure) April 18, 2011 -- HoganWillig, PLLC, is currently ranked as the area's 9th largest law firm and it is estimated that the prospective transaction would increase the ranking to 6th.
In announcing the transaction, Corey J. Hogan, Esq., founder of HoganWillig stated, "I am delighted to make this announcement. For almost 40 years, Siegel, Kelleher & Kahn, LLP has serviced our community with distinction, and we are proud to have them join forces with HoganWillig. The transaction is a true strategic fit for both firms and we expect it to significantly strengthen both our capabilities to serve clients in the fields in which we practice which include personal injury and malpractice, family and matrimonial law, civil litigation, real estate law, corporate and business law, estates planning and elder law, social security disability law and criminal law."
Dennis A. Kahn, Esq., Managing Partner of Siegel, Kelleher & Kahn, LLP stated, "When the opportunity came to speak with HoganWillig about a business combination, I knew it was a great opportunity to enhance our capabilities and better serve our clients. HoganWillig is a quality firm with excellent attorneys and professional staff. We look forward to working with HoganWillig."
HoganWillig is one of WNY's largest full-service law firms, employing well over 100 employees, including 40+ attorneys. The firm is headquartered in Amherst, New York with additional offices in Buffalo, Lockport, Lewiston and New York City. In February of 2010, HoganWillig relocated their main offices to 2410 North Forest Road in Amherst into a new LEED-Silver Certified office building, occupying 28,000+ square feet. Recently, HoganWillig had the distinction of being voted one of WNY's Best Places to Work.
Founded in 1973, Siegel, Kelleher & Kahn, LLP, headquartered at 420-426 Franklin Street in Buffalo, New York with additional offices throughout Erie and Niagara counties, is one of the region's best known and largest boutique law firms. The firm currently employees a staff of over 25, including 10 attorneys.