Underberg & Kessler Elects Partners

01.03.2018

Leah Tarantino Cintineo and David M. Tang have been elected partners in the law firm of Underberg & Kessler LLP, effective January 1, 2018.          

Leah is a partner in the firm’s Litigation practice group.  She focuses her practice on matrimonial and family law, representing individual clients in litigated and collaborative divorce, child custody, child support, and family offense proceedings. She also drafts separation and prenuptial agreements, and qualified domestic relations orders. Leah earned a B.A. from State University of New York at Geneseo, and is a graduate of Albany Law School.  She is a member of the Board of Directors of Society for the Protection and Care of Children, and also a member of the Association of Collaborative Family Law Attorneys. Leah was named a 2016-2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyer “Rising Star”, a Daily Record 2015 Up & Coming Attorney, and a finalist for the Rochester Business Journal’s 2016 Athena Young Professional Award.

David is a partner in the firm’s Litigation, Health Care and Creditor’s Rights practice groups. He represents business and individual clients in state and federal courts, and in arbitrations. He also represents health care entities, creditors and equity holders in a variety of litigated and administrative proceedings.  David holds a B.A. from Cornell University, and is a graduate of Syracuse University College of Law.  He is a member of the Board of Directors for the Center for Dispute Settlement and St. John’s Foundation, and a member of the Board of Trustees of WXXI Public Broadcasting and The Little Theatre.  David was named a 2015-2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyer “Rising Star”, and is a past recipient of the Rochester Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 award.