Home News & Insights

News & Insights

Whitney M. Kummerow and Mary M. Miner are Promoted to Partnership at Hancock Estabrook, LLP

January 19, 2018, Syracuse, NY Hancock Estabrook, LLP is pleased to announce that Whitney M. Kummerow and Mary M. Miner┬áhave been elected to the Firm’s partnership.

Whitney M. Kummerow is a member of the Firm’s Labor & Employment, Education, Municipal and Startup & Emerging Business Practice Areas. She counsels both public and private sector employers in all types of labor and employment-related matters including employee litigation; compliance with applicable labor laws; labor-management relations; development and implementation of employment practices, policies and handbooks; and managing employee performance issues. Ms. Kummerow is a regular lecturer on topics including transgender issues, Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and employment liability.

Mary M. Miner focuses her practice on providing regulatory compliance counsel to health care and human services entities under various New York State and federal laws, including the Anti-Kickback Statute, Stark Law, Civil Monetary Penalties Law and HIPAA. She is a member of the Firm’s Health Care Practice Area and regularly assists clients with formation and operating approvals, governance documents and other compliance and licensure issues.

“We are excited to welcome Whitney and Mary to our partnership” said Janet Callahan, the Firm’s Managing Partner. “Our clients will benefit from the experience, innovation and knowledge these great attorneys bring to their work at Hancock Estabrook. Our clients know they can expect the very best from us, and adding these talented and innovative attorneys to our partnership furthers our commitment to advocating excellence for our clients.”

Ms. Miner is admitted to practice in New York State, and is a graduate of Bowdoin College, University of Texas at Austin and University at Buffalo School of Law.

Ms. Kummerow is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She is a graduate of Syracuse University and Drexel University School of Law.

Hancock Estabrook, LLP is one of Upstate New York’s leading law firms. We represent clients in a variety of industries, offering counsel and representation on a wide array of legal topics. Our attorneys are well recognized in their practice areas for their knowledge and experience in handling complex legal matters. To learn more about Hancock Estabrook visit our website at hancocklaw.com.