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Three Hodgson Russ Attorneys Named to 2019 New York — Metro Super Lawyers

Hodgson Russ Press Release
September 12, 2019

Hodgson Russ is pleased to announce three Hodgson Russ attorneys have been named to the 2019 New York — Metro Super Lawyers list.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is an attorney rating service. Each year, Super Lawyers compiles state- and region-specific top lawyers lists based on the results of a comprehensive, multistage selection process that includes peer nominations and evaluations and independent research. The Super Lawyers lists are published nationwide in Super Lawyers Magazines and in leading city and regional magazines and newspapers across the country.

Paul Comeau, Senior Partner and Chairman Emeritus, is listed as a Super Lawyer for the 12th time. He splits his time between his tax practice and high-end estate planning, working with sophisticated clients and their advisors on cutting-edge solutions, often with state, federal or international tax benefits.

Mark S. Klein, Partner and Chairman of the Firm, is listed as a Super Lawyer. He concentrates his practice in New York State and New York City tax matters. He has more than 35 years of experience with federal, multistate, state and local taxation and may be best known for his public speaking on tax topics.

Michael Hecker, Partner, is listed as a “Rising Star” for the seventh year in a row. He has a broad-based environmental and energy-related practice, with a focus on transactional matters, regulatory compliance counseling and permitting, administrative, civil, and criminal environmental defense and remediation-based project oversight and assistance.

Hodgson Russ attorneys facilitate the U.S. legal aspects of transactions around the world. The firm practices in several significant areas of law and uses multidisciplinary work teams to serve the specific, often complex, needs of clients, which include public and privately held businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit institutions, and individuals. Hodgson Russ has offices in Albany, Buffalo, New York, Palm Beach, Saratoga Springs and Toronto. To learn more about the firm, please visit