Jessie Gregorio has been named a 2016 recipient of the Rochester Business Journal's Forty Under 40 award.  The Forty Under 40 honorees are professionals younger than 40 who demonstrate leadership in the workplace and in the community.

Jessie is an associate in the firm's Litigation and Health Care Practice Groups, and focuses her practice in the areas of civil litigation, medical malpractice defense and health care law.


Ella Krzanowicz has joined Underberg & Kessler LLP as senior counsel in our Rochester office.

Ella will focus her practice in the areas of corporate and business law, commercial lending, and bank regulatory work.  Prior to joining Underberg & Kessler, Ella was General Counsel for Farm Credit East, a lender to the agricultural industry and rural homeowners.

Ella earned her B.A. from the University of Rochester, and her J.D. from SUNY Buffalo Law School. 


Underberg & Kessler LLP is proud to announce that 11 of its attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017, and one attorney was named Rochester “Lawyer of the Year” in his area of practice.

Jim Coniglio, Pat Cusato, Steve Gersz, Lew Heisman, Ron Hull, Kate Karl, Paul Keneally, Anna Lynch, Paul Nunes, Margaret Somerset and George Van Nest are included in the 2017 edition under the following specialties:


Seven attorneys from Underberg & Kessler LLP have been named 2016 Upstate New York “Super Lawyers”, and four have been named 2016 Upstate New York “Rising Stars”.

Jim Coniglio, Ron Hull, Paul Keneally, Tom Knab, Anna Lynch, Paul Nunes and Margaret Somerset were included in the 2016 “Super Lawyers” group under the following practice areas.  This group represents the top 5% of attorneys in Upstate New York and is awarded to those attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.


Jessie Gregorio has joined Underberg & Kessler LLP as an associate in our Rochester office.

Jessie will focus her practice in the areas of civil litigation, medical malpractice defense and health care law.  Jessie earned her B.A. from Canisius College, and her J.D. from SUNY Buffalo Law School.


Jack A. Heisman has been named one of the 2016 “Up & Coming Attorneys” by The Daily Record

The Up & Coming Attorney award winners demonstrate a strong commitment to the legal profession early in their careers. To be considered, nominees must be admitted to the bar for 10 years or less.


David H. Fitch and Colin D. Ramsey have been elected partners in the law firm of Underberg & Kessler LLP.     


Paul Keneally and Margaret Somerset have been named practice group chairs at Underberg & Kessler LLP.


Underberg & Kessler LLP has been named a 2016 Rochester Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News - Best Lawyers®.

The firm’s real estate, municipal law and corporate practices were included in the top tier rankings of Rochester law firms.  The “Best Law Firms” are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise.


Victor Vysochan has joined the Rochester office of Underberg & Kessler LLP.

Mr. Vysochan is an associate in the firm’s Real Estate practice group, and will focus his practice in the areas of residential and commercial real estate.  Mr. Vysochan earned his B.A. from the State University of New York at Geneseo, and his J.D. from Florida Coastal School of Law.