Success Stories

Managing Partner Teno West and Partner Steven Torres participated in the 2021 CAASNY Annual Meeting

Managing Partner Teno A. West and Partner Steven A. Torres participated in the 2021 CAASNY Annual Meeting on September 12-14, 2021. At the Annual Meeting, both attorneys presented and discussed the relationship between standard delay claims provisions and the halt in the workforce due to COVID-19. Titled “Mastering Post-COVID Delay and Additional Work Claims: A... Read More >

Partner Steven Torres presented at the 2021 International Municipal Lawyers Association (“IMLA”) 86th Annual Conference

Partner Steven Torres presented at the 2021 International Municipal Lawyers Association (“IMLA”) 86th Annual Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota on October 2, 2021. Titled, “The Infrastructure Trifecta: Integrating the Owner, Designer and Municipal Counsel for Precision Project Delivery,” Attorney Torres detailed how to shape and execute a deal for infrastructure projects. The presentatio Read More >

West Group Law Senior Counsel Jillian Jagling Highlighted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

West Group Law Senior Counsel Jillian N. Jagling was highlighted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly on December 3, 2021 for her participation in the Massachusetts Municipal Lawyers Association’s (“MMLA”) 11th Annual Public Construction and Infrastructure Update on October 20, 2021. The theme this year was “Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion Issues in Public Construction.” Attorney Jagling p Read More >

West Group Law Attorneys Successfully Defend Client in Article 78 Challenge

West Group Law attorneys successfully defended a government client against an Article 78 proceeding in New York state court. Our client, a public benefit corporation, requested proposals for solid waste and recyclables collection services in a nearby village. Two proposals were submitted: one by the petitioner, and one by the competitor. Petitioner challenged the award of... Read More >

West Group Law Attorneys Played Key Role

Created in 1963, the Rockland County Sewer District No. 1 (the District) primarily serves New York’s Rockland County communities of Ramapo and Clarkstown and several parcels in the Town of Orangetown. Located within an hour’s driving time of New York City, Rockland County saw explosive population growth after 1950, as the construction of the Palisades... Read More >

West Group Law Attorneys Successfully Defend Challenge to Flow Control Law

Attorneys at West Group Law advised on one of the most significant decisions on flow control since the United States Supreme Court’s landmark decision in United Haulers Ass’n v. Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management Authority, 550 U.S. 330 (2007). In C&A Carbone et al. v County of Rockland et al. 08-cv-06459, the United States District Court... Read More >

West Group Law Attorneys’ Groundbreaking Model in P3 Project

The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, commonly referred to as “The Coliseum,” is located in the Town of Hempstead on Long Island in Nassau County, New York. The approximately 77-acre multi-purpose, publicly-owned sports and entertainment facility opened in 1972 and has since been home for the National Hockey League’s New York Islanders. Over its 41-year history,... Read More >