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Knauf Shaw Announces New Partners- Jonathan Tantillo and Melissa Valle

We are proud to announce that Jonathan R. Tantillo and Melissa M. Valle have been promoted to Partners at Knauf Shaw LLP.

Jon first started working at Knauf Shaw in 2012 as a law clerk. Jon focuses his practice on land use and municipal litigation, primarily involving review of governmental actions. Melissa has worked at Knauf Shaw since 2015, and focuses her practice on environmental cost recovery litigation, defense and prosecution, particularly in oil spill and hazardous substances litigation. Both Jon and Melissa have been designated as Rising Stars on Super Lawyer’s List. Jon graduated from the University of Buffalo School of Law, and Melissa graduated from Roger Williams University School of Law. Both grew up in the Rochester area which they now both call home.

We are so pleased to promote Jon and Melissa to Partners of Knauf Shaw LLP, and look forward to their continued excellence.

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"Knauf Shaw attorneys consistently exceed our expectations. From complex litigation to real estate closings, and from land use approvals to contract negotiations, we can rely on their expertise, innovative problem solving and attention to detail." Steven Mancini, RSM Development LLC

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KS Ranked in Best Law Firms!

KS ranked Tier 3 Nationally in Land Use & Zoning Law. Regionally, KS ranked in Tier 1 for Environmental Law, Environmental Law Litigation, Land Use & Zoning Law and Land Use & Zoning Law Litigation.

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KS presents at 2022 Annual Ethics Update

Join KS virtually on Thursday, November 3rd, 2022, from 12:15pm-2:00pm for the 2022 Annual Ethics Update. Amy Kendall will join other panelists in discussing the newest developments in legal ethics.