Sujata Yalamanchili Named to the Power 200 Women List by Buffalo Business First

Press Release
Hodgson Russ Press Release

Sujata Yalamanchili, a Hodgson Russ partner and leader of the firm’s Real Estate Leasing practice and Retail Sector Industry practice, has been named to the 2021 Buffalo Business First Power 200 Women list. This recognition honors women whose talent and influence fuel economic, social and cultural growth in Western New York. Selection to the list is determined by reporters and editors of Buffalo Business First.

Sujata draws upon her extensive experience in business and commercial real estate development, commercial leasing, and real estate investment and financing to provide business-focused legal advice to help her clients reach their goals. Her specializations include structuring acquisition and development projects for office, distribution, and manufacturing facilities; advising retail sector developers and operators in development, acquisition, leasing, financing, and 1031 exchange matters; and handling real estate financing matters, including nontraditional sale leaseback and ground-lease matters.

A Williamsville, NY resident, Sujata is a member of the University at Buffalo School of Management Dean's Advisory Council, and co-chair of the Leasing Committee of the Real Property Section of the New York State Bar Association. She is a board member of Shea's Performing Arts Center, the University at Buffalo Foundation, and the Williamsville Education Foundation. In addition, Sujata is a recipient of the 2021 ATHENA Leadership Award, is listed by Best Lawyers in America as a 2021 "Lawyer of the Year" (Real Estate Law), and is listed in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (Real Estate). She received her MBA from the University at Buffalo, and her JD from Cornell Law School.

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, Hackensack, New York City, Palm Beach, Rochester, Saratoga Springs and Toronto. To learn more, visit

Jump to Page

Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies enable core functionality such as security, network management, and accessibility. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.

Analytical Cookies

Analytical cookies help us improve our website by collecting and reporting information on its usage. We access and process information from these cookies at an aggregate level.