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Two ZSA attorneys named to Legal Elite

Sep 26, 2018

          Gerald T. Walsh and David E. Gutowski have been named to the Legal Elite list, published by Business First of Buffalo. Business First honorees must be a partner or of counsel at a law firm for at least five years or in a leadership position at the entity they serve …

ZSA attorneys named to Super Lawyers list

Sep 25, 2018

          Joseph E. Zdarsky, Guy J. Agostinelli and Gerald T. Walsh have been named Super Lawyers, a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The patented selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Super Lawyers is …

CCS Oncology bankruptcy a unique case, trustee says

Jul 11, 2018

By Tracey Drury, Buffalo Law Journal (July 2018) It’s been two months since CCS Oncology shut its doors and filed for bankruptcy protection. Since then, two men have spent lots of hours and energy working to make sure debtors get paid and that hundreds of cancer patients continue to get treatments. Joseph Tomaino CEO of Grassi …

ZSA partner appointed Chapter 11 Trustee

May 08, 2018

The firm is proud to recognize partner Mark Schlant, who has been appointed Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Trustee for CCS Oncology. As such, Mark will preside over the liquidation of one of the area’s largest medical practices, including the transitioning of patients and administration of significant debt. Please see the attached news articles. CCS Oncology tells …

Three ZSA partners named Super Lawyers for Upstate New York

Sep 28, 2017

          Joseph E. Zdarsky, Guy J. Agostinelli and Gerald T. Walsh, partners in Zdarsky, Sawicki and Agostinelli, LLP, have been named 2017 Super Lawyers for Upstate New York. For the fourth time, Zdarsky was named among the Top 50 Upstate New York Super Lawyers.  He also made the Top 50 list …

Joseph E. Zdarsky named to Legal Elite

Sep 27, 2017

Joseph E. Zdarsky, partner in Zdarsky, Sawicki and Agostinelli, LLP, has been named to the annual Legal Elite that honors some of the most-respected attorneys in Western New York. The program is sponsored by Business First and the Buffalo Law Journal.  Zdarsky is among about 100 honorees selected this year from more than 1,300 nominations …

Erie County could face lawsuit over bidding practices

Jun 29, 2016

Erie County Finance and Management Committee heard from both sides of the rigged bid controversy It’s all over the county approving a bid to hire Scrufari to build the $30 million Stem Center at Erie Community College-North in Williamsville. One of the competing contractors, LPCiminelli found some inappropriate bidding practices happening. 7 Eyewitness News learned …

Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli attorneys recognized by Super Lawyers magazine

Sep 19, 2015

Three Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli, LLP, partners are on the Super Lawyers list for 2016.  Joseph E. Zdarsky, Guy J. Agostinelli and Gerald T. Walsh have once again been honored for their legal work. Every year, Super Lawyers selects attorneys from all firm sizes and over 70 practice areas throughout the United States. Super Lawyers …

Buffalo Law Journal names Joseph Zdarsky to Legal Elite of Western New York

Sep 19, 2015

Buffalo Law Journal and Business First of Buffalo have named Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli founding partner Joseph Zdarsky to its “Legal Elite of Western New York 2015.” Zdarsky was among more than 300 attorneys nominated for the honor by their peers in the local legal community. “The legal industry seems to be healthy, mirroring the …

Civil suit continues medical fraud case

Apr 19, 2015

There was a time when Dr. Doron Feldman was known for his work as a pediatric anesthesiologist. He was well-regarded in his field, a man with a reputation for passionate advocacy, both inside and outside hospitals, on behalf of sick children. Now, the Williamsville doctor is at the center of a high-stakes legal fight – …

Delaware residential plan OK’d by Buffalo planners

Dec 16, 2014

Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli partner Guy J. Agostinelli is quoted in this Business First story A pair of projects that generated a fair amount of opposition from the respective surrounding neighborhoods have received the okay from city planners. The Buffalo Planning Board approved revised proposals for a new Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop on …

A major row on Delaware Avenue’s Millionaires’ Row

Dec 05, 2014

Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli partner, Guy J. Agostinelli, is mentioned in this Buffalo News story. Dr. Andrew Covey objects to plans to build four townhouses on a lot between his mansion, the Asa Silverthorne House, and the DeRose Mansion next door on Delaware Avenue’s Millionaires’ Row. There’s a bit of a neighborhood spat occurring on …

Court is asked to revoke discharge of debts

Oct 24, 2014

Mark Schlant, Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli partner, served as Chapter 7 Trustee in this case. The U.S. Trustee’s office is asking the Bankruptcy Court to revoke the discharge of debts it gave accused Ponzi schemer Eduardo Galan in 2011. Galan is fighting criminal mail-fraud charges related to a real estate-based Ponzi scheme he allegedly ran for …

Former Quad/Graphics plant in Depew sold for $4.4 million

Dec 25, 2012

By Steven Watson Reporter, The Buffalo News An investment group is paying nearly $4.4 million for the former Quad/Graphics printing plant in Depew, with plans to subdivide the massive facility for a collection of manufacturing and distribution tenants. The sale of the 850,000-square-foot plant on George Urban Boulevard to partners Frank J. Campofelice and Peter …

Still no movement on Mount View Health Facility

May 14, 2012

Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli partner Guy Agostinelli is mentioned in this article Plans to create an assisted living center at the former Mount View Health Facility are on hold while Niagara County deals with charges from another assisted living operator. County legislators last fall finalized the sale of the closed nursing home to developer David Tosetto, …

Court decides for shareholders as 10-year case winds up

May 11, 2012

Zdarsky, Sawicki & Agostinelli represented the shareholders in this case A judgment by New York’s highest court will result in a $6.4 million payday for investors and former employees of the defunct Advanced Refractory Technologies (ART) Inc. The Court of Appeals on April 26 affirmed a judgment against Tyco International Ltd. and other affiliates stemming from a …