ALBANY, N.Y. – Law Office of Catherine M. Hedgeman, a locally renowned woman-owned comprehensive law firm in Albany, N.Y. specializing in Real Estate, Economic Development, Corporate Law, Litigation and Government Relations announces the addition of Mario Cometti as “Of Counsel.”
Previously a managing partner at an Albany law firm, Cometti brings more than two decades of experience representing both businesses and individuals across New York state as well as nationwide. His expertise in litigation practice both civil and commercial will allow the Law Office of Catherine M. Hedgeman to expand its litigation capacity.
In addition to his litigation experience, Cometti also possesses a background in family and matrimonial law, contract disputes and negotiations, property rights, child and spousal support, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, domestic violence issues, and divorce law. He also brings experience in personal injury lawsuits, both as a defense and plaintiff counsel.
In addition to his commitment to practicing law, Cometti is an active member of the community, and is highly regarded across the state for his support and advocacy in the veteran’s community. He is the creator and Chair of the Alliance Board for Veterans in Economic Transition Conference (VETCON) which has become one of the premier veterans business conferences in the country., an organization involved in the assistance of nonprofit and educational organizations. Cometti also plays a major role in the development of local startup companies, and looks to provide legal advisement as they become established.
The Law Office of Catherine M. Hedgeman prides itself on its community involvement in providing legal services to nonprofit organizations, corporations and public authorities, and looks forward to expanding its impact with the addition of Cometti. Hedgeman is the Founder of The Stakeholders, Inc., an organization devoted to Inspiring and equipping people to act in the community.
“Adding Mario Cometti to our team allows us to better serve our clients and diversify our capabilities,” said Catherine Hedgeman. “Cometti brings valuable experience to the firm, and we’re excited for the additional offerings we’ll be able to provide to our clients. As active members in our community, we are also looking forward to expanding our community impact as a firm with Mario on board.”
About the Law Office of Catherine M. Hedgeman: Founded in January of 2007, the woman-owned Law Office of Catherine M. Hedgeman in Albany, N.Y. by Albany native Catherine Hedgeman, Esq. specializes in Commercial and Residential Real Estate, Commercial Litigation and Transactions, Contracts, Corporate Law, Nonprofit Law, Public Authorities, General Counsel, Industrial Development Agencies, Local Development Corporations, Land Banks, and Municipal Law. The firm